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Washington Watch Weekly--October 18, 2019

ASCRS issued the following article in last week’s edition of Washington Watch Weekly regarding reimbursement for dropless therapy in cataract surgery.

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You don’t have to attend the Alliance of Specialty Medicine’s Legislative Fly-In to advocate for your profession, but ASCRS and ASOA members who do participate in the annual event understand the...

Last Friday at the Milestone 229 eatery in downtown Columbus, Ohio, ASCRS member Kevin Kegler, MD, sat down to lunch with his Congressman, Rep.

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