Simplified Technique for LRIs

Limbal relaxing incisions (LRIs) are a great option to treat pre-existing corneal astigmatism at the time of cataract surgery. They … More

Severe Capsular Phimosis

Capsular phimosis occurs when there is severe contraction of the anterior capsular tissue which results in a shrinking of the … More

Artificial Iris Implants

Kevin M. Miller MD is a world-renowned cataract surgeon at UCLA’s Jules Stein Eye Institute and he was an instrumental … More

Learning Vertical Chop

Vertical chop means that both the phaco probe and the chopper are placed within the capsulorhexis and then both are … More

Slow Motion Phaco Chop

In the course of giving lectures across the USA and around the world, I meet many experienced ophthalmologists who find … More

I am thankful for…

Today is Thanksgiving in the USA, which is a holiday in the USA when we give thanks to the people … More

How to sculpt a nuclear groove

Sculpting a groove in the nucleus is required for techniques such as divide-and-conquer and stop-and-chop. The groove works best when … More

Pre-Chopper Phaco Technique

There are many different ways to divide the nucleus during cataract surgery. Phaco of smaller nuclear fragments is easier and … More