Post-operative Pain and other Concerns Chat Highlights – March 6, 2013

Post-operative Pain and other Concerns

Chat Highlights – March 6, 2013
Guest Speaker – Dr. Michael Pro
Lorraine Miller, Editor, Chat Topic Researcher

Moderator:  Welcome to this evening’s chat.  Tonight we are very pleased to have Dr. Michael Pro join us.  Our topic will delve into “Post-operative Pain and other Concerns.”

Dr. Pro:  Good evening, everyone.

P:  During a trabeculectomy, what is done to minimize pain during the surgery and after?

Dr. Pro: That is a great question.  There are several ways to ameliorate ...

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Pain

Pain
Chat Highlights
April 26, 2006
Norma Devine, Editor

On Wednesday, April 26, 2006, Dr. Rick Wilson, a glaucoma specialist at Wills, and the glaucoma chat group discussed “Pain.”

Moderator: Welcome, Dr. Wilson. Tonight our topic concerns pain, which seems to take many forms.

Dr. Rick Wilson: Yes, many. There’s surface pain – -sharp, sore, scratchy, unbearable with light sensitivity, etc. There is a pain that seems like it comes from the center of the eye and ...

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Pain and the Glaucoma Patient

Pain and the Glaucoma Patient
Chat Highlights
September 24, 2003
Norma Devine, Editor

On Wednesday, September 24, 2003, Dr. Elliot Werner, a glaucoma specialist at Wills, and the glaucoma chat group discussed “Pain and the Glaucoma Patient.”

Moderator: Hello, Dr. Werner. We’re fortunate that weather-related problems didn’t prevent you from being here tonight. We will be discussing “Pain and the Glaucoma Patient.”

Dr. Elliot Werner: Fortunately, electric power was restored this afternoon. So I’m here ...

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Pain and Glaucoma

Pain and Glaucoma
Chat Highlights
January 23, 2002
Norma Devine, Editor

On Wednesday, January 23, 2002, Dr. Rick Wilson, a glaucoma specialist at Wills, and the glaucoma chat group discussed “Pain and Glaucoma.”

Moderator: Welcome, Dr. Rick. The topic tonight is “Pain and Glaucoma.”

P: Dr. Rick, do many of your patients with open-angle glaucoma mention pain as one of their symptoms?

Dr. Rick Wilson: No, very few mention pain. I saw a woman yesterday ...

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Glaucoma and Pain

Chat Highlights
Glaucoma and Pain
November 22, 2000
Norma Devine, Editor

On Wednesday, November 22, 2000, Dr. Rick Wilson, a glaucoma specialist at Wills, and the glaucoma chat group discussed “Glaucoma and Pain.”

Moderator: Are there questions for Dr. Rick about glaucoma and pain?

P: Yes. Dr. Rick, can you describe the common pain associated with glaucoma?

Dr. Wilson: Most glaucoma has no symptoms. Drops may burn as they go in and pilocarpine causes a periocular ache. Acute ...

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Common Sources of Eye Discomfort in the Glaucoma Patient

Chat Highlights
Common Sources of Eye Discomfort in the Glaucoma Patient
June 21, 2000
Norma Devine, Editor

On Wednesday, June 21, 2000, Dr. Rick Wilson, a glaucoma specialist at Wills, and the glaucoma chat group discussed “Common Sources of Eye Discomfort in the Glaucoma Patient.”

Moderator: Welcome newcomers and old timers. Tonight we will discuss “Common Sources of Eye Discomfort in the Glaucoma Patient” with Dr. Rick Wilson. After the discussion, please feel free to ask general questions. ...

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