Blind Spot – The Eye Doctor’s Podcast

Blind Spot – The Eye Doctor’s Podcast is a podcast directed towards all eye care professionals, including ophthalmologists, optometrists, fellows and residents.  The goal of the show is to challenge eye care specialists to examine their own blind spots in the clinical and surgical management of eye disease.  Each episode features a different guest expert and focuses on a particular clinical diagnosis or surgical challenge in ophthalmology.  It is hosted by Toronto-based ophthalmologist, Zale Mednick.

NEW Episodes:

Episode 10 – Femtosecond Laser Assisted Cataract Surgery (Dr. Eric Donnenfeld

Episode 11 – LipiFlow and IPL (Dr. Ashley Brissette

Episode 12 – How safe is LASIK? (Dr. Guy Kezirian

Episode 13 – Viral Conjunctivitis (Dr. Francis Mah

Episode 14 – Flashes and Floaters (Dr. Efrem Mandelcorn

Episode 15 – Blepharitis (Dr. Ashley Brissette

Episode 16 – Botox and Fillers (Dr. Harmeet Gill

Episode 17 – Central Retinal Artery Occlusion (Dr. R. Rishi Gupta

Episode 18 – Acetazolamide (Dr. Deborah Friedman

Episode 19 – Keratoconus – ‘No Rub, No Cone’ (Dr. Damien Gatinel

Episode 20 – Acute Angle Closure Glaucoma (Dr. Ike Ahmed

Download the Episodes Here

About your host

Zale Mednick, MD, FRCSC, DABO

Dr. Zale Mednick is an ophthalmologist in Toronto, Canada. He completed his residency training at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario and successfully graduated from a fellowship in Cornea, External Disease, and Refractive Surgery at the University of Toronto. He is currently a staff ophthalmologist at North York General Hospital. Zale has been a lead or co-author of multiple peer-reviewed papers in ophthalmology journals including Cornea, JCRS, and AJO.

He has also produced the award-winning Preconceived podcast since 2019.