Oculoplastic Update: Eyelid and Lacrimal Update

Oculoplastic Update:Eyelid and Lacrimal Update 

Recorded on Saturday, December 7,  2019 at:

 Wills Eye Hospital, 840 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA (Auditorium -- 8th Floor)

Last Review Date: Saturday, December 7,  2019

Thaddeus S. Nowinski, MD, FACS Program Chair

 Course Description: 

The Oculoplastics Update will address gaps in knowledge of the participants on the characteristics of patients with epiphora and their treatment, techniques of oculoplastic reconstructive surgery of eyelid defects, and provide practical tools to help participants improve their evaluation of patients with ptosis     

 At the conclusion of this conference, participants should be able to:

  • Identify and determine protocols for the patient with epiphora
  • Implement techniques on the evaluation and repair of oculoplastic reconstructive surgery
  • Integrate into practice evaluation for patients with congenital or acquired ptosis 

Wills Eye Hospital Faculty 


Jacqueline R. Carrasco, MD, Maximilian R. Padilla, MD, Robert B. Penne, MD, Michael P. Rabinowitz, MD, Deepak Ramesh, MD, Alison Watson, MD

Accreditation Statement:  

The Wills Eye Hospital is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  

The Wills Eye Hospital designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 3.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Full disclosure policy:

All faculty participating in continuing medical education programs sponsored by Wills Eye Hospital are expected to disclose to the program audience any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest related to the content of their presentation(s).  Full disclosure will be made at the program.


If you have any questions, please contact the Wills Eye Hospital Department of CME at 215.440.3168 or continuingeducation@willseye.org

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Course Content

Oculoplastic Update - December 7, 2019
Lacrimal System Anatomy- Maximilian R. Padilla, MD
Evaluation and Treatment of Lacrimal Obstruction- Robert B. Penne, MD
When Tearing is Something to Cry About - Michael P. Rabinowitz, MD
Evaluation and Management of Ptosis - Deepak Ramesh, MD
Floppy Lid Update - Thaddeus S. Nowinski, MD, FACS
Functional Brow Reconstruction in Upper Eyelid - Alison Watson, MD
Medial Canthal Reconstruction - Jacqueline R. Carrasco, MD

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