July 2012




Editor’s Message

Trouble Ahead: Portions of the ACA Cannot Be Ignored

By Richard S. Kaiser, MD; Jonathan L. Prenner, MD; Chief Medical Editors

Washington Medical Matters

The Physician Payments Sunshine Act

Will this legislation impede collaboration between physicians and industry?
With William L. Rich III, MD

The Road to Recertification

Competencies in Cataract Surgery

By Robert J. Noecker, MD, MBA

Surgical Pearls

Perioperative Use of Steroids: My Rationale and Technique

By Brandon G. Busbee, MD

Finance Your Life

How to Rate Your Life Managers

What financial planners, estate planners, bankers, and lawyers should they be doing and how to know if you are receiving topnotch service

By Eugene W. Ng, MD, MBA, and Gog Boonswang, MBA, CFA

Feature Story

Starting Your Career as an Attending Retina Specialist

Advice from 2 experienced professionals on important considerations for career development
With K. Bailey Freund, MD; and Robert C. Kwun, MD


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About New Retina MD

New Retina MD delivers cutting-edge content to retina specialists in their first 15 years of practice. Each issue provides fresh insight from younger physicians plus established mentors on clinical and nonclinical issues affecting ophthalmologists in the earlier stages of their careers. NRMD features surgical pearls, clinical research endeavors, practice management, medical reimbursement and policy, continuing educational requirements, financial planning, innovations, and more.