Retinal degeneration treatments

For scientists pursuing retinal degeneration treatments, there is no shortage of culprits: More than 270 genes are known to cause the disease, which…

clay smith

2021 Commitment to Advocacy Awardee

The Commitment to Advocacy Award annually recognizes an ophthalmology training department and its leadership for outstanding support of the Academy’s…

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Seeds of Hope: UF Health now using precision…

For patients with eye cancer, University of Florida Health ophthalmology specialist¬†Gibran S. Khurshid, M.D., is sowing seeds of hope. In…

Scott and Darla Dickerson


W. Allan Steigleman, MD

Refractive Surgery Update

In this episode, W. Allan Steigleman, MD, discusses the latest updates in refractive surgery. He compares and contrasts the most widely used corneal refractive procedures, describes common contraindications for refractive surgery and discusses alternative refractive surgery options when corneal refractive surgery may not be appropriate.

Sonal Tuli, MD, MEd

Corneal Transplant Surgery for Improved Vision

Sonal Tuli, MD, discusses corneal transplant surgery for improved vision at UF Health Shands Hospital. He identifies patients and conditions that may benefit from corneal transplantation. He describes the different types of transplantation available, how to mitigate graft rejection and future technology and innovations in corneal transplantation.