Friday

8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Exhibitor Registration and Setup

8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Registration Open

1:00 - 8:00 PM
Exhibits*

*(1:00 - 2:00 PM & 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM Exhibits open to all attendees; 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Exhibits open to Administrators only due to ongoing CME Session.)

2:00 - 4:00 PM
Opening Session

Alan Reider, JD; Allison Shuren, JD; Robert Weinstock, MD; and William Wiley, MD

2:00 - 2:40 PM
The Wheels on the Bus
Karen Spencer; Jeff Kissinger; Steven Dell, MD; Allison Shuren, JD; and Alan Reider, JD
2:40 - 3:10 PM
Business Landmines
Dan Chambers; Hayley Boling; Allison Shuren, JD; and Alan Reider, JD
3:10 - 3:40 PM
Things That Keep Us Up at Night
Lou Pennow; Donna McCune; Cynthia Matossian, MD; James Katz, MD; and Brett Chambers
3:40 - 4:00 PM
Discussion

4:00 - 6:00 PM
The Ritz-Carlton Patient Experience

Alexandra Valentin, CHT

Corporate Director, Culture Transformation
The Ritz-Carlton Leadership Center

You will be introduced to The Ritz-Carlton road map for:

  • Differentiating your healthcare organization from the competition by consistently offering service excellence and clinical excellence
  • Developing a patient-centric culture within your organization to drive patient experience
  • Establishing robust operational systems in order to reduce mistakes, rework and improve safety
  • Ensuring patient engagement to further your organization’s recognition and reputation
  • Improving your employee engagement through service values and empowerment to reduce turnover

Learn More

6:00 - 8:00 PM
Welcome Reception & Exhibits | Sponsored by Abbott | Plaza Foyer and Plaza Ballroom Exhibit Area

Saturday

6:30 - 8:00 AM
Breakfast & Exhibits

7:00 - 8:12 AM
Non-CME Breakfast Symposia Presentations sponsored by Abbott Medical Optics; Clarity Medical Systems; Ellex Inc.; and Merchant Advocate

7:12 - 7:24 AM
Sponsored by Abbott
7:24 - 7:36 AM
Sponsored by Merchant Advocate
7:36 - 8:00 AM
Sponsored by Ellex
8:00 - 8:12 AM
Sponsored by Diopsys

8:12 - 10:00 AM
Putting your Practice to Work

Eric Donnenfeld, MD, and Kerry Solomon, MD

8:12 - 8:27 AM
Working Smart, Not Hard
Eric Donnenfeld, MD, and Kerry Solomon, MD
8:27 - 8:34 AM
Raving Reviews = Revenue
David Evans, MD
8:34 - 8:50 AM
Discussion
8:50 - 9:00 AM
It All Starts Here: Front Desk Optimization
Cynthia Matossian, MD
9:00 - 9:07 AM
Keep The Clippers Away From Those That Try to Fleece You
James Loden, MD
9:07 - 9:14 AM
It Was A Crazy Year!
Paul Dougherty, MD
9:14 - 9:21 AM
Back at It with the Bond Report
William Bond, MD
9:21 - 9:50 AM
The Legend of the Legacy Panel
Karl Olsen, MD; Gerald Olsen, MD; Stephen Weinstock, MD; Robert Weinstock, MD; Robert Wiley, MD; William Wiley, MD; Blake Williamson, MD; and Charles Williamson, MD
9:50 - 10:00 AM
Discussion

10:00 - 10:30 AM
Morning Break & Exhibits

10:30 - 11:35 AM
Cases That Make You Crazy

Priyanka Sood, MD, and James Loden, MD

10:30 - 10:37 AM
Split Decision
Denise Visco, MD
10:37 - 10:44 AM
ERG for Real Time
William Bond, MD
10:44 - 10:53 AM
Peeling Back the Onion with Femto
John Parker, MD
10:53 - 11:00 AM
No Vacancy at the Lash Follicle Hotel
Anita Nevyas-Wallace, MD
11:00 - 11:07 AM
Controversial Disruptive Technologies–Hope or Hype?
Paul Singh, MD
11:07 - 11:14 AM
LASEK After Aborted Femto
Priyanka Sood, MD
11:14 - 11:35 AM
Discussion

11:35 AM - 12:30 PM
Drugs, Drops, and Delivery

Denise Visco, MD, and Johnny Gayton, MD

11:35 - 11:43 AM
Compounded Medication: New Alternatives to Simplify Management for Cataract Surgery, Glaucoma and Dry Eye Patients
Damien Goldberg, MD
11:43 - 11:49 AM
Iris Protection Program
Denise Visco MD
11:49 - 11:55 AM
Effect of Early Phenylephrine With Femto
Johnny Gayton, MD
11:55 AM - 12:01 PM
Unraveling the Dry Eye Mystery
Cynthia Matossian, MD
12:01 - 12:07 PM
Dry Eye Management: Treatment Options
Shazia Ahmed, MD
12:07 - 12:14 PM
Here It Comes! A New Pharmaceutical Option in Glaucoma
Jason Bachrach, MD
12:14 - 12:30 PM
Panel - What A Difference A Year Makes! Compounded Drops, Injectables, Dropless and More
Damien Goldberg, MD, and Cynthia Matossian, MD

12:30 - 1:30 PM
Non-CME Lunch Symposium | Preemptively Inhibiting Prostaglandin Release, Miosis, and Postoperative Pain in Cataract Surgery sponsored by Omeros

Eric Donnenfeld, MD
Johnny Gayton, MD
Doug Katsev, MD
Cynthia Matossian, MD
Robert Weinstock, MD

6:30 - 9:00 PM
Island Reception and Dinner | The Beach Club

6:30 - 7:30 PM Reception
7:30 - 9:00 PM Dinner

Sunday

6:30 - 8:00 AM
Breakfast & Exhibits

7:00 - 8:00 AM
Non-CME Breakfast Symposia Presentations sponsored by Abbott Medical Optics; Clarity Medical Systems; LENSAR, Inc; and Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.

7:12 - 7:24 AM
Sponsored by Clarity Medical Systems
7:24 - 7:36 AM
Sponsored by Sun Ophthalmics
7:36 - 7:48 AM
Sponsored by Abbott
7:48 - 8:00 AM
Sponsored by LENSAR

8:00 - 9:25 AM
Wake up with MIGS

Ike Ahmed, MD, and Paul Singh, MD

8:00 - 8:07 AM
New Technology, New Times
Paul Singh, MD
8:07 - 8:14 AM
What’s in Your Black Bag?
Blake Williamson, MD
8:14 - 8:21 AM
Real World Outcomes with Hydrus Microstents
Cathleen McCabe, MD
8:21 - 8:40 AM
Discussion
8:40 - 8:50 AM
MIGS Gone Mad
Jason Bachrach, MD
8:50 - 9:01 AM
MIGS Gets Complicated
Ike Ahmed, MD
9:01 - 9:20 AM
MIG’s 2.0 - What Have We Learned Since 2012?
Jason Bachrach, MD; James Katz, MD; Ike Ahmed, MD; Paul Singh, MD; and Jeffrey Whitman, MD
9:20 - 9:25 AM
Discussion

9:25 - 9:30 AM
Resident Bloomberg Award Presentation

9:30 - 10:00 AM
Morning Break & Exhibits

10:00 - 11:07 AM
Rockin' and Rollin' with Refractive

Steven Dell, MD, and James Loden, MD

10:00 - 10:07 AM
Where Do EDOF Lenses Fit into Our Armamentarium?
Steven Dell, MD
10:07 - 10:21 AM
Two Sides of SMILE
James Loden, MD, and John Doane, MD
10:21 - 10:28 AM
Managing Complications of Corneal Inlays
Jeff Machat, MD
10:28 - 10:34 AM
Collamer or Wavefront LASIK?
Greg Parkhurst, MD
10:34 - 10:40 AM
Front Line Decision Making: Choosing the Best Inlay
Jeff Augustine, OD
10:40 - 10:44 AM
Optimizing Your Wavefront Guided Outcomes
James Loden, MD
10:44 - 10:50 AM
How to Deliver on the Promise of No Glasses
Jack Holladay, MD
10:50 - 11:07 AM
Discussion

11:07 AM - 12:30 PM
Presbyopia on Point

Y. Ralph Chu, MD, and Maria Scott, MD

11:07 - 11:14 AM
Same Time, Same Place: Lasers & Inlays
Shamik Bafna, MD
11:14 - 11:21 AM
The New Kid: EDOF IOL
Maria Scott, MD
11:21 - 11:28 AM
Good Products, Bad Choices
Doug Katsev, MD
11:28 - 11:35 AM
It’s Raining, It’s Pouring - Raindrop Results
Jeffrey Whitman, MD
11:35 - 12:42 PM
Preliminary Data Using New Radiofrequency Technology to Treat Dry Eye Syndrome
Lisa Feulner, MD, PhD
11:42 - 11:57 AM
Discussion
11:57 AM - 12:04 AM
Refocus on Presbyopia
Frank Bucci, MD
12:04 - 12:11 PM
Come On, Get Happy - Patient Satisfaction with Inlays
Karl Stonecipher, MD
12:11 - 12:18 PM
Get the Best of Both Worlds: Activefocus Difference
James Katz, MD
12:18 - 12:30 PM
Panel Discussion: One Year Later - What Would I Have in My Own Eye? Inlays, Lens, And Treatment

12:30 - 1:30 PM
Non-CME Lunch Symposium sponsored by Alcon

4:00 - 6:00 PM
Non-CME Workshop - The Pentacam® AXL: Improving Cataract Surgery Outcomes sponsored by Oculus

H. John Shammas, MD

  • The Pentacam® AXL: scheimpflug optical system + optical biometer in one device
  • Pentacam® AXL print-outs: cataract evaluation print-out, fast screen report, corneal optical densitometry, overview imaging
  • Optical biometry with the Pentacam® AXL
  • Pentacam® corneal topography: Sagittal Power Map, True Net Power Map, and the Total Corneal Refractive Map
  • IOL power calculation in routine cases and in treated eyes
  • Precise astigmatism calculation and the Toric calculator
  • Assessment of the corneal optical quality with wavefront analysis

6:00 - 7:30 PM
Reception with Exhibitors | Plaza Foyer and Plaza Ballroom Exhibit Area

Monday

6:30 - 8:00 AM
Breakfast & Exhibits

7:00 - 8:00 AM
Non-CME Breakfast Symposium | Bausch + Lomb’s Advanced Optics – Engineered for Premium Outcomes sponsored by Bausch + Lomb

Paul Singh, MD - Moderator
Johnny Gayton, MD
P. Dee Stephenson, MD, FACS
Robert Weinstock, MD

8:00 - 10:00 AM
Cataract Surgery - Soup To Nuts

P. Dee Stephenson, MD, FACS, and Cathleen McCabe, MD

8:00 - 8:07 AM
Pick Your Super Power
Sheri Rowen, MD
8:07 - 8:14 AM
When The Best Plan Fails
William Plauche, MD
8:14 - 8:21 AM
Irregular Astigmatism & Cataract Surgery
Sumitra Khandewal, MD
8:21 - 8:28 AM
Topography: Your GPS For Refractive Cataract Surgery
P. Dee Stephenson, MD, FACS
8:28 - 9:00 AM
Discussion
9:00 - 9:07 AM
Room at the Inn: ICLs in the Premium Practice
Butch Harton, MD
9:07 - 9:14 AM
Phaco-Free Cataract Surgery
Michael Jerome Depenbusch, MD
9:14 - 9:21 AM
No Slice, No Dice
Jack M. Chapman, MD
9:21 - 9:28 AM
Femto In High Risk Patients
Mark Tomalia, MD
9:28 - 9:35 AM
6 Month Report on Results of FLACS vs Non-FLACS Cataract Surgery
Phillips Kirk Labor, MD
9:35 - 9:43 AM
Comparing New Presbyopic IOLS
Charles Williamson, MD
9:43 - 9:50 AM
The Femto Breakthrough
Rob Weinstock, MD
9:50 - 10:00 AM
Panel Discussion
Led by Denise Visco, MD

10:00 - 10:30 AM
Morning Break & Exhibits

10:30 - 11:45 AM
Protecting Your Practice - Joint Session

Mark Micheletti; Robert Weinstock, MD; William Wiley, MD; and Alan Reider, JD

11:45 AM - 12:30 PM
Sheets Martin Lecture

Ike Ahmed, MD

12:30 - 1:30 PM
Non-CME Lunch Symposium sponsored by Abbott Medical Optics

4:00 - 5:30 PM
The 2016 Video Vault

Luther Fry, MD

4:00 - 7:00 PM
Exhibits*

*(4:00 PM – 5:30 PM Exhibits open to Administrators only due to ongoing CME Session; 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM Exhibits open to all attendees)