By PineDev

    In-office procedures offer ophthalmic surgeons and patients the greatest flexibility and efficiency of scheduling. Procedures such as YAG capsulotomy, select laser trabeculoplasty, laser pupil iridoplasty, LASIK/PRK/SMILE and minor lid procedures are routinely done within the in-office surgery suite. A large 2016 study demonstrated the safety and outcomes of cataract procedures performed within the surgeon’s office, and the trend of office-based surgery is expected to grow.1,2 The opportunity for same-day procedures is appreciated by patients who travel for care, supports the revenue stream for the surgeon and offers minimal down time for the patient to return to normal activities of daily living.

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