News & Press Releases

Innovation In Surgery

November 12, 2018

Article: Retina Specialist | Issue: November 2018 | Authors: Flavio Rezende, MD, PhD, and Natalia Vila, MD, PhD, FEBO Digitally assisted visualization can make endoscopy more accessible for vitreoretinal surgery. Three-dimensional, digitally assisted visualization systems are enhancing optical microscope-based approaches to vitreoretinal surgery. Besides the clear advantages of the 3-D technology over the traditional approach—4,000-pixel […]

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Combine ECP with Cataract Surgery

November 1, 2018

Article: Ophthalmology Management | Issue: November 2018 | Author: Michael Patterson, DO Multiple mechanisms are often at play in the production and outflow of aqueous, so glaucoma patients greatly benefit from the simultaneous treatment of both pathways, albeit with different modalities.1 For example, a minimally invasive glaucoma surgery (MIGS) such as the iStent Trabecular Micro-Bypass (Glaukos) […]

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Road Map for Intergrating MIGS

October 1, 2018

Article: The Ophthalmic ASC | Issue: October 2018 | Author: Erin Murphy In 2018, chances are good that minimally invasive glaucoma surgeries (MIGS) are either in your ophthalmic ASC or coming soon. New technologies that were exciting for glaucoma specialists from the very early stages are now in the hands of cataract and refractive surgeons as […]

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ECP in Refractory Glaucoma

December 1, 2017

Journal: Glaucoma Physician | Issue: December 2017 | Author: Juan Carlos Izquierdo, M.D. How this existing therapy is creating new treatment opportunities for a wider range of patients We are well aware that the rapidly increasing population of glaucoma patients has generated a surge in the development of new treatments, both pharmaceutical and surgical. This […]

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The Significance of ECP in Today’s Glaucoma Management

December 1, 2017

A pressure-lowering workhorse emerges as potent pairing with MIGS In the era of minimally invasive glaucoma surgeries (MIGS), it is important to remember that some would say endocyclophotocoagulation (ECP) was one of the first MIGS procedures. Predating the implants and other approaches used today, it has long been a powerful workhorse for patients with early […]

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ECP: Still Relevant in the Era of MIGS

September 1, 2017

Journal: CRST Europe  |Issue: September 2017 |Author: Philip Bloom, MB ChB, FRCS(Ed), FRCOphth Endoscopic cyclophotocoagulation (ECP; Figure 1) has been used in the treatment of glaucoma for more than 20 years. There has been such a bright spotlight on the recent tsunami in new microinvasive glaucoma surgery (MIGS) procedures that it is easy to forget […]

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