A Family Guide to Childhood Glaucoma and Cataracts

Download A Family Guide to Childhood Glaucoma and Cataracts Written by Alex V. Levin, MD, MHSc, FAAP, FAAO, FRCSC with Christopher M. Fecarotta, MD Edited by Sharon F. Freedman, MD, Andrea Osborn, and Ian Hubling Copyright © 2014 Alex V. Levin

Cataracts in Childhood

Appropriate management of the pediatric cataract patient presents the ophthalmic surgeon with a unique set of challenges. The entire process, from diagnosis and evaluation to surgical intervention and postoperative care, is significantly different from that of the typical adult cataract patient. This is highlighted by the need for close follow up and support, both by … Read more

Assessing and Treating Glaucoma in Children of the Developing World

This document is for those who wish to learn more about how to deal with the pediatric glaucomas and whose resources may not always be at the highest level. The authors’ aim is to inform and to encourage eye doctors to deliver the best level of care possible for these children, but we also recognize … Read more

Lecture: Evaluation and Management of the Superior Oblique

This lecture will review the appropriate preoperative assessment of Superior Oblique cyclo-vertical muscle disorders including unilateral and bilateral 4th Nerve palsied and Brown Syndrome. Surgical videos will be used for demonstration of appropriate technique. By Dr. Daniel Neely Transcript (To translate please select your language to the right of this page) DR NEELY: Well… Welcome to … Read more

Lecture: Evaluation and Management of Pediatric Glaucoma

This lecture will introduce you to the topic of evaluation and management of paediatric glaucoma. Dr. Neely goes through the steps of evaluation, diagnosis, and medical/surgical management of pediatric glaucoma. Lecturer: Dr. Daniel Neely Transcript (To translate please select your language to the right of this page) DR DANIEL NEELY: Well, good morning. Welcome to … Read more

Lecture: Technical Aspects of Pediatric Cataract Surgery

This lecture will review the unique aspects of pediatric cataract and IOL implant surgery, emphasizing critical differences between pediatric and adult patients when it comes to surgical technique, intraocular lenses and postoperative management. Presentation will include a video demonstration of vitrector surgical technique for children under 5 years of age. Lecturer: Dr. Daniel Neely Transcript … Read more