Exercise and Reducing the Risk of Glaucoma

Risk factors for glaucoma typically include age, family history and high intraocular pressure (IOP). A new report indicates that a lack of exercise may also put people at risk for the disease. Additionally, the study, which analyzed thousands of runners, found that...

Dr. Davidorf a Featured Speaker at AAO

Dr. Jonathan Davidorf recently presented Presbyopic IOL Calculations: The Aspheric ReSTOR D3 and Crystalens HD at the annual American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) conference in San Francisco. The clinical study examined the predictability of intraocular lens implant...

Dr. Davidorf Speaks to Area Optometrists

Recently, Alcon hosted a Continuing Education presentation featuring Dr. Jonathan Davidorf and Dr. Guy Massry. The event, held at Fleming’s Restaurant in Woodland Hills, was both informative and interactive for local optometrists. Dr. Davidorf has worked closely with...

LASIK in Children

The May issue of the Journal of Refractive Surgery (Utine et. al.) highlights an article detailing the use of LASIK in farsighted (hyperopic) children with amblyopia (lazy eye). The authors studied 32 children, ages 4 to 15 years and found the results effective and...

Wavefront vs. Standard LASIK

Researchers reporting in the Journal of Refractive Surgery (Yu et. al., May 2008) conclude that high patient satisfaction can be obtained with both customized (wavefront-guided) LASIK and from standard LASIK for the treatment of nearsightedness (myopia) and...