Mastering the Management of MIGS Course # 40146

Instructor:

Justin Schweitzer, OD, FAAO

Section:

Glaucoma

COPE Course ID:

71666-GL

Expiration Date:

March 1, 2024

Qualified Credits:

1.00 credits - $39.00


COURSE DESCRIPTION:

Minimally invasive glaucoma surgery has become a safe and effective option for glaucoma patients after topical therapies have failed and filtration surgery is deemed to be too aggressive. Optometrists will continue to see an influx of patients that have undergone MIGS procedures. This course will provide the OD an overview of MIGS as well as what the most common encountered postoperative complications. *Video was recorded at our virtual Island Eyes Conference on January 23, 2021

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

  • Understand the various MIGS devices and procedures
  • Understand the ideal patient type for each MIGS device and procedure
  • Understand the expected efficacy based on the literature for each MIGS device and procedure
  • Understand how the manage postoperative complications for each MIGS device and procedure

STEPS TO TAKE COURSE:

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Upon completion and payment you will be issued a certificate.
Please send any questions or comments to mikibuckingham@pacificu.edu.