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The Hawaii Ophthalmological Society is dedicated to the continuing medical education of its members in the latest advances in medical and surgical treatment of the eye.  Each of us provides high quality comprehensive eye care to all people on all the major islands.  When your eyes need care, our ophthalmologists offer you the level of eye care that only specialists can provide.

Ophthalmology News

  • Heads-up vitreoretinal surgery system debuts 01 Oct 2016 14:21 Modern Medicine Take-home message: A digitally assisted vitreoretinal surgery system offers enhanced visualization for surgeons and observers, better ergonomics for greater surgeon comfort, and may improve patient safety by allowing use of lower endoillumination levels. …
  • Similarities seen in ocular protein deposits in glaucoma, dementia 01 Oct 2016 14:20 Modern Medicine Take-home message: The latest findings in the similarities between protein deposits seen in the eyes of patients with glaucoma and those with dementia are highlighted.   By Fred Gebhart; Reviewed by Neeru Gupta MD, PhD, MBA Toronto—It may be no accident …
  • Extended-depth-of-focus IOLs expand surgical options 01 Oct 2016 14:20 Modern Medicine Take-home message: Surgeons share their lessons learned about new lens technologies for refractive cataract surgery, such as extended-depth-of-focus IOLs.     By Vanessa Caceres; Reviewed by Daniel H. Chang, MD, and Steven J. Dell, MD Visual quality, …
  • Managing ocular surface disease in patients with glaucoma 01 Oct 2016 14:20 Modern Medicine Take-home message: Treating ocular surface disease may have an impact on the effectiveness of glaucoma treatment. Inder Paul Singh, MD, offers some strategies used in practice.     By Inder Paul Singh, MD, Special to Ophthalmology Times Ocular surface …
  • Sustained-release topical rings promising for glaucoma 01 Oct 2016 13:15 Modern Medicine Take-home: A single bimatoprost topical ring has been shown to be effective and safe for lowering IOP over six months, according to results from a phase II study. Topical rings (Bimatoprost Ring, ForSight Vision5) that release bimatoprost continually for …