This year we’re looking for 50 of the best inventors, mentors, emerging leaders, surgical pioneers and champions of change. With our “Five Top Tens,” we hope to showcase the best, the brightest, and the most forward-thinking that ophthalmology has to offer.
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Welcome to the December issue of The Ophthalmologist! You’ll find the latest research in Upfront –everything from small-particle pollution’s links to increased risk of glaucoma, to a double-layer eye patch as an answer to drug delivery problems. This December’s In My View section features leading experts speaking on current hot topics in ophthalmology: Ningli Wang talks about improvements to cataract surgery accessibility and affordability in China, and Paul Singh brings a new perspective to the discussion on premium lenses for glaucoma patients. This month’s cover feature looks at innovations from other fields that have made their way into ophthalmology, with John Marshall and Bert Massie sharing their experiences. Some of the most innovative companies also present their latest offerings, as part of The Innovators 2018 feature. In NextGen, Bala Ambati and Sneha Konda discuss the available MIGS interventions, and Sean Ianchulev and Louis Pascale present a novel way to deliver ocular drugs. Our Profession section features an article from Paul Onderick, who shares his expertise on protecting intellectual property, and John Sandford-Smith discusses modern cataract surgery training methods. Finally, we Sit Down With John Berdahl, Partner at Vance Thompson Vision, Founder and CEO of Equinox, Sioux Falls in South Dakota, USA.