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David Stanfield, OD OD Director

1st October 2018

Complex Cataract Surgery

by Abigail Neal, OD Tacoma, WA

As eyecare providers, it’s wonderful to see perfect surgery candidates—those with good systemic health, pristine ocular health, and no prior eye injuries. But often that’s not the case. We are fortunate to have excellent surgery techniques to use when cataract treatment is more difficult than usual. And in reality, it is frequently the complex procedures that give us the most rewarding outcomes. Join me in a review of some of the options our surgeons can turn to when faced with challenges.

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