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Featured Article for July 15, 2017

Müller’s Muscle-Conjunctival Resection (MMCR) Blepharoptosis Repair

First described by Putterman and Urist in 1975 as a modification of the Fasanella-Servat procedure, which includes the excision of 3mm tarsus, MMCR is another posterior eyelid ptosis repair technique which spares the tarsus. Obviously, the advantage being that tarsus is saved, possibly for use in later procedures if needed, the tarsal Meibomian glands remain undisturbed, and it maintains the normal eyelid contour.

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Editor-in-Chief 
Marcus Marcet, M.D.
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Penny Asbell, M.D.

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Cataract/Anterior Segment  
Alpa S. Patel, M.D.
Cornea/External Disease  
Maria A. Woodward, MD
Glaucoma  
Ahmad A. Aref, MD
Neuro-ophthalmology/Orbit  
Andrew Go Lee, MD
Oculoplastics/Orbit  
Cat Nguyen Burkat, MD FACS
Oncology/Pathology  
Todd Mondzelewski, MD
Pediatric Ophthalmology/Strabismus  
Monte A Del Monte, MD
Refractive Management/Intervention  
Majid Moshirfar, M.D.
Retina/Vitreous  
Vinay A. Shah M.D.
Uveitis  
Russell W. Read, MD, PhD