American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery | ASCRS


Since 1974, ASCRS has supported surgeons through some trying times and has championed their triumphs. With the backing of its members and its innovative spirit throughout these past 50 years ASCRS has advanced the education, advocacy, and philanthropy of anterior segment surgery.

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Take Your Practice From Good to Great—Enrolling Now!

The new ASCRS Business of Refractive Cataract Surgery Summit, taking place September 27–28 in Irving, Texas, is a new, advanced curriculum on the business of advanced-technology implants. This course is an investment in your practice that will provide the tools the team needs to lead patients on the refractive cataract journey.

This unique opportunity combines intensive education with a limited inaugural class size and extensive take-home resources built from over 20 years of experience in this arena!

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Find Your Place Here

ASCRS, the largest U.S. membership society dedicated to meeting the needs of anterior segment surgeons at every career stage, offers a range of member benefits. Explore these exclusive benefits!

ASCRS Live! Dinner Series

ASCRS Live! is a new regional dinner series coming to nine cities in 2024. The primary focus at each event will be refractive cataract surgery along with a secondary, rotating topic. These events, open to local members and nonmembers, will include ample time for open discussion and questions.  


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Exceptional Education in ASCRS CME 24/7

Your source for the latest online CME

ASCRS CME 24/7 is your resource for online CME activities, providing high quality CME education at your convenience. Explore the variety of CME available to meet your clinical area of interest, including:

A Taste of ASCRS—A program designed to offer a "taste" of the best education ASCRS has to offer
ASCRS Grand Rounds—The experience of a grand rounds in your home or office
ASCRS Satellite CME—a series of online CME activities focused on the latest techniques and technologies

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