2021 ASCRS Annual Meeting Announcement
Registration is Open
Registration and Housing for the 2021 ASCRS and ASOA Annual Meetings is Open!
Register now to attend the 2021 ASCRS Annual Meeting, featuring:
- Essential education and the latest in clinical techniques
- Inspiring speakers, expert faculty, and distinguished lecturers
- An Exhibit Hall with the latest industry trends from more than 200 companies
- Unparalleled opportunities to connect with friends, colleagues, and mentors
- ASOA practice management education for all members of the practice
The Early Bird Registration deadline is April 30 for the meeting being held in person July 23–27 in Las Vegas, Nevada!
Available On Demand Now
Astigmatism 2021: The Quest for Refractive Perfection
This program took place live on March 3, 2021 as is now available as an online CME activity through ASCRS CME 24/7.
Earn 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ by participating in this online CME activity.
Would you like to achieve the best possible refractive outcomes by optimizing your astigmatism management during cataract surgery? This program covers how preoperative planning, intraoperative alignment, and postoperative enhancements will help you nail your astigmatic targets.Begin Online CME Activity Now
Latest Astigmatism Presentations
How I Treat Astigmatism at the Time of Cataract SurgeryPresented by Denise M. Visco, MD
There are five foundational steps in treating astigmatism at the time of cataract surgery: Educate, Measure, Treat, Track, and Fix. By carefully refining each step surgeons can improve results, decrease enhancements, build their confidence and grow their refractive practice.
Stay Up-to-Date on Toric IOLs
Browse the latest ASCRS education on toric IOLs.
ASCRS Instructional Courses
View a selection of 1.5-hour instructional courses from the 2019 ASCRS Annual Meeting
Astigmatism Double Angle Plot Tool
Rethinking astigmatism analysis for intraocular lens-based surgery. Click to read the JCRS article about this tool, view instructions for the tool, and download the tool.
Barrett Toric Calculator
This calculator is intended to be used in conjunction with a comprehensive ophthalmic examination and the appropriate diagnostic tests and measurements necessary for cataract surgery candidates being considered for a Toric intraocular lens.
Toric Results Analyzer
The Toric Results Analyzer was developed by John Berdahl MD and David Hardten MD to help determine if a previously placed Toric IOL is ideally aligned.