Phaco Fundamentals: Optimizing Phacodynamics for Brunescent and Challenging Cataracts

CME Activity Pricing

ASCRS Member Price: FREE
Nonmember Price: FREE

ASCRS gratefully acknowledges the unrestricted educational grants received in support of this program from:

Platinum Level:
Bausch + Lomb
Johnson & Johnson Vision

Gold Level:


This new program will discuss principles for adjusting and optimizing phaco machine settings for both routine and complex cases. Special attention will be given to surgical strategies for rock hard cataracts and complicated cases.

Credits: By completing this activity you will earn 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
Duration: 120 minutes
Activity Expiration Date: December 31, 2023


Zaina Al-Mohtaseb, MD David F. Chang, MD


Steve Dewey, MD Sumitra Khandelwal, MD Naveen Rao, MD

Learning Objectives

Ophthalmologists attending this program should be able to:

  • Describe thyroid eye disease
  • Define pathogenesis, risk factors, and diagnosis for thyroid eye disease
  • Discuss treatment of thyroid eye disease