The 2018 Advanced Refractive Congress
July 28 - 29, 2018 | W Hotel Fort Lauderdale

2017 Agenda

Friday, July 28

6:00 - 8:00 PM
Joint ARC & ICSC Reception

Great Room Prefunction

6:00 - 9:00 PM
Registration

Great Room Prefunction

Saturday, July 29

7:00 - 7:45 AM
Breakfast & Exhibits

Promotional Breakfast Session Sponsored by Alcon

7:45 - 10:24 AM
Opening Session: Hot Topics!

Moderators: Marguerite McDonald, MD and William Trattler, MD
Roving Reporter: Jodi Luchs, MD

7:45 - 8:00 AM
Welcome and Introduction
8:00 - 8:07 AM
LASIK Monovision for Presbyopic Emmetropes
Julie Schallhorn, MD
8:12 - 8:19 AM
Advances in Surface Ablation
Helen Wu, MD
8:24 - 8:31 AM
High Definition Wavefront LASIK
Clifford Salinger, MD
8:36 - 8:43 AM
Advances in LASIK 2017
Kendall Donaldson, MD
8:48 - 8:55 AM
Prevention & Management of Epithelial Ingrowth
Nicole Lemanski, MD
9:00 - 9:07 AM
Pearls for Success with Phakic IOLs
Bennett Walton, MD
9:12 - 9:19 AM
New Algorithm to Detect Post-LASIK Ectasia Risk
Marcony Santhiago, MD
9:24 - 9:31 AM
Update on Atraumatic Technology for Optimizing Epi-Off CXL and Surface Ablation
Marguerite McDonald, MD
9:36 - 9:43 AM
Scleral Micro Inserts for Presbyopia - The Time is Now
Jessica Heckman, OD
9:48 - 9:55 AM
Refractive Surgery 2020
Guy Kezirian, MD
10:00 - 10:07 AM
Enhanced Depth of Focus IOLs vs. Multifocal IOLs for Presbyopic Correction
Mark Kontos, MD
10:12 - 10:19 AM
Management of LASIK Flap Complications
Priyanka Sood, MD
10:19 – 10:30 AM
Q&A/Discussion

10:30 - 10:55 AM
Break & Exhibits

10:55 AM - 12:20 PM
Session II: Advances in Crosslinking

Moderators: Andrew Morgenstern, OD and Parag Majmudar, MD
Roving Reporter: Shamik Bafna, MD and Helen Wu, MD

10:55 - 11:15 AM
Epi-On vs Epi-Off and patient selection
Jodi Luchs, MD
11:20 - 11:27 AM
Advances in Corneal Crosslinking
Grace Lytle, OD
11:32 - 11:39 AM
Restoring Vision with CXL: Combined vs sequential PRK & CXL
Simon Holland, MD
presentation co-authored by Dr. David T C Lin
11:44 - 11:51 AM
Crosslinking for Kids and Young Adults
Parag Majmudar, MD
11:56 AM - 12:03 PM
Pearls for Success with Retreatments for CXL
William Trattler, MD
12:08 - 12:15 PM
Custom Crosslinking Guided by Galilei Curvature Maps
Carlos Arce, MD
12:15 - 12:25 PM
Q&A/Discussion

12:25 - 1:30 PM
Lunch & Exhibits

Promotional Lunch Session Sponsored by Johnson & Johnson Vision

1:30 - 2:10 PM
SMILE arrives in the US

Moderators: Ronald Krueger, MD, Guy Kezirian, MD
Panel: John Doane, MD; Shamik Bafna, MD; Sondra Black, OD; Kathryn Hatch, MD

1:30 - 1:40 PM
Keynote: The Impact of SMILE on a Refractive Surgery Practice
John Doane, MD
1:45 – 1:52 PM
Smile Pearls and Pitfalls
Ron Krueger, MD
1:57 - 2:05 PM
Patient Selection for Smile vs Other Laser Refractive Surgeries
Shamik Bafna, MD

2:10 – 3:40 PM
Session III: Advances in Presbyopia Surgery/Therapy

Moderators: Ronald Krueger, MD and Walter Whitley, OD
Roving Reporter: Karolinne Rocha, MD

2:10 – 2:17 PM
Update on Corneal Inlays for Presbyopia
Jay Pepose, MD
2:22 – 2:29 PM
Preop and Postop Corneal Inlays
Erik Brooker, OD
2:34 – 2:41 PM
Managing Wound Healing Responses with Corneal Inlays
Sondra Black, OD
2:46 – 2:53 PM
Visual Results after Kamra Inlay Implantation (200 Eyes)
Shamik Bafna, MD
2:58 – 3:05 PM
Thallium Presbyopia Procedure
Steven Klyce, PhD
3:10 – 3:17 PM
Myopia Control, Trying to Put Refractive Surgeons Out of Business
Andy Morgenstern, OD
3:22 – 3:29 PM
Refractive Approach for Corneal Scars: GPS (Gulani Planning System) to 20/20!
Arun Gulani, MD
3:29 – 3:40 PM
Q&A/Discussion

3:40 PM
Adjourn

7:00 - 9:00 PM
Reception

Sponsored by Allergan
Bungalow Room

Sunday, July 30

7:00 - 7:45 AM
Breakfast & Exhibits

7:45 - 10:00 AM
Session IV: Presbyopic IOLs and Future IOLs

Moderators: Steve Klyce, PhD and Sumitra Khandelwal, MD
Roving Reporter: Nathan Schramm, OD

7:45 - 8:08 AM
Advances in Intraoperative Aberrometry for Optimal Visual Outcomes with Presbyopic IOLs
Kathryn Hatch, MD
8:13 - 8:20 AM
Presbyopic IOLs vs Monofocal IOLs in Challenging Cases
Brian Kim, MD
8:25 - 8:32 AM
Advances in IOL calculations in the Presbyopic IOL Patient
Zaina Al-Mohtaseb, MD
8:37 - 8:44 AM
Extended Depth of Focus vs Accomodating IOL's: Pre-op Decisions to Enhance Success and Minimize Disappointment
Ahad Mahootchi, MD
8:49 - 9:56 AM
Navigating Multifocality & Toricity in the US
Quinton Allen, MD
9:01 - 9:08 AM
Advanced corneal topography for corneal refractive and refractive lens surgeons
Ming Wang, MD, PhD
9:13 - 9:20 AM
Pseudooccommodation
Karolinne Rocha, MD
9:25 - 9:32 AM
Pearls for Determining Toric IOL Candidacy in Keratoconus Patients
Sumitra Khandelwal, MD
9:37 - 9:44 AM
Presbyopic IOLs in Eyes with Glaucoma
Carlos Buznego, MD
9:49 - 9:56 AM
Advances in Astigmatic Keratotomy Presbyopic IOLs
Anita Nevyas-Wallace, MD
9:56 - 10:00 AM
Q&A/Discussion

10:00 - 10:25 AM
Break & Exhibits

10:25 AM - 1:40 PM
Session V: Ocular Surface and Refractive Surgery

Moderators: Richard Yee, MD and Jay Pepose, MD Roving Reporter: Pryanka Sood, MD and Laura Periman, MD

10:25 - 10:40 AM
New Innovations on Therapies for Ccular Surface Disease
Barry Schecter, MD
10:45 - 10:52 AM
The Perils of Ocular Surface Disease in the Premium IOL Patient
Laura Periman, MD
10:57 - 11:04 AM
Natural Tears on Demand for Demanding Refractive Cataract Patients
Alice Epitropoulos, MD
11:09 - 11:16 AM
Omega 3s and Ocular Surface Disease
Walter Whitley, OD
11:21 - 11:28 AM
Improving surgical Outcomes with Meibomian Gland Imaging
Jennifer Loh, MD
11:33 - 11:40 AM
Spironolactone for the treatment of MGD
Richard Yee, MD
11:45 - 11:52 AM
Corneal Micro-layer Tomography: A New Diagnostic Suite for the Cataract and Refractive Surgeon
Mohamed Abou Shousha, MD
11:57 AM - 12:04 PM
Pre, Intraocular & PostOp Therapeutics for Optimizing Surgical Outcomes
Ranya Habash, MD
12:09 - 12:16 PM
Procedures for MGD and Blepharitis
Cliff Salinger
12:21 - 12:28 PM
What Lies Beneath: Cornea vs Contact Lens
Christine Sindt, OD
12:33 - 12:40 PM
Scleral Lenses: When to Refer Back to the Fitter?
Nate Schramm, OD
12:45 - 12:52 PM
Intacs in the Age of Crosslinking
John Gelles, OD
12:57 - 1:04 PM
Post-Operative Refractive Adjustment of Implanted Intraocular Lenses
Bavand Youssefzadeh, MD
1:09 - 1:16 PM
Diamond Burr Superficial Keratectomy in Preparation for Refractive Cataract Surgery
Lance Forstot, MD
1:16 - 1:21 PM
Q&A/Discussion
1:21 - 1:40 PM
Refractive Surgery: What Does the Future Hold?
Panel: Marguerite McDonald, MD
Andrew Morgenstern, OD
William Trattler, MD
Robert Fintelman, MD, FACS
Walter Whitley, OD
Richard Yee, MD

1:40 PM
ARC Adjourns