Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists
Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists
Professor of Ophthalmology
Both Dr. David Maggs and Dr. Alison Clode work in very busy clinical practices. This means that there is a very good chance that they have seen it and attempted to treat it!
Both speakers are well published and have presented at many of the national meetings and David is also an accomplished international speaker. Both David and Alison have promised me that the seminars have been structured to maximize the clinically relevant material that you will take with you to your practice.
|Registration:||Friday, July 12, 2019||7:15 am – 8:00 am|
|Continental Breakfast:||Daily||7:15 am – 8:00 am|
Friday, July 12, 2019
8:00 am – 1:30 pm
How can I do a better eye exam?
What are the secrets for detecting ophthalmic lesions?
The Tonopen – at last measuring IOP is easy
What’s the best test for feline herpes virus?
When should I culture the conjunctiva or cornea?
Can I do my own ophthalmic cytology?
What instruments do I need for ophthalmic surgeries?
Are there special techniques that will make me a better ophthalmic surgeon?
Eyelid tumors – to cut or to freeze, that is the question.
Entropion surgery – from Shar Peis to Labradors
Which surgical technique is best for “cherry eye”?
Conjunctival grafts: Why, when and how?
Itchy skin, swollen eyelids, what next?
Why is this cornea opaque
What does it mean when the cornea turns blue?
KCS – not just cyclosporine
How deep is that ulcer?
Three reasons a corneal ulcer won’t heal
Can I do a grid keratotomy in my practice?
Feline herpesvirus: new treatments for a frustrating disease
Why are there blood vessels on this cornea?
Is this glaucoma primary or secondary?
Drugs for glaucoma – not just Timolol any more.
Should I do an intravitreal injection of gentamicin?
Is this nuclear sclerosis or cataracts?
When should I refer this dog for cataract surgery?
What diagnostic testing should I do for this cat with uveitis?
Which steroids should I use for uveitis?
Should I get an aqueous sample and how do I do it?
I wish I was better at the fundic exam – here’s how.
There’s so much variation in fundic appearance – what’s normal?
How do I detect retinal detachments?
I know this dog is blind. I want to know if there is anything that can be done for him.
Anisocoria – pupils that teach
Feline hypertension – at last there’s a detached retina we can treat!
Is this eye trying to tell me that the whole patient is sick?
When is it a real emergency?
How do I suture eyelid lacerations so that they heal well?
Acute congestive glaucoma – which drugs, which routes, how often?
This eye is perforated – is there anything I can do?
Why did this patient suddenly go blind
This seminar is approved for 16 CE hrs.
This program has been submitted for 16 hours of continuing education credit in jurisdictions, which recognize AAVSB’s RACE approval; however, participants should be aware that some boards have limitations on the number of hours accepted in certain categories and /or restrictions on certain methods of delivery of continuing education. Call IVS at 800-487-5650 for further information.
IVS is also an approved provider in NY.
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For Amelia Island, Duck on the outer banks, St. George (Zion), Grand Cayman, Curacao and New Orleans: after submitting the hotel request form, you do not need to contact us with the credit card information. We will be sending you an individual hotel credit card authorization form.