Outlook

Introduction to the issue and commentary on recent trends in the profession. By Jack Persico, Editor-in-Chief

‘Further Research is Needed’

It’s both a mantra and a cliché—and also an important reminder to practicing clinicians.
02/15/2019

Be Farsighted About Myopia

Consider it a disease, not a trait. And then treat it like any other pathology.
01/15/2019

Minor Surgery, Major Progress

Some ODs are quietly dropping the ‘co’ from ‘surgical comanagement.’ And they just got a surprise new ally.
12/15/2018

The Revolution that Wasn't

Expect artificial intelligence to come to optometry gradually. In fact, it’s already here.
11/20/2018

A Death in the Family

Everyone who knew Frank Fontana was enriched by our connection to him. We’re all going to miss him dearly.
10/15/2018

No More Fun and Games

Digital device use is in the crosshairs of new efforts to curb myopia and protect the retina.
09/15/2018

A Tale of Two States

The battle in Oklahoma shows just how far optometry has come, and how much it has to lose.
08/15/2018

Push the Button

Glaucoma requires a leap of faith, in your clinical abilities and in the efficacy of intervention. Accept it and move on.
07/15/2018

Welcome to the Jungle

The contact lens market is growing again! But newbies are beset by conniving retailers. Look out for them.
06/15/2018

That’s News to Me

Late-breaking reports on research, general interest stories and product launches, on our website every day.
05/15/2018

Upcoming Events

March 7-10, 2019

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Orlando, FL
Location: Disney’s Yacht & Beach Club
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 20 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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April 11-13, 2019

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—San Diego
Location: Manchester Grand Hyatt
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 19 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)
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April 13-14, 2019

16th Annual OCCRS Educational Symposium
Location: Manchester Grand Hyatt
Program Chair: David Friess, OD, FAAO
Up to 10 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)
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