Outlook

Changing the Culture

OD-MD cooperation succeeds when there’s mutual trust and respect. Expect it—but earn it, too.
03/15/2021

Can’t Get There From Here

New grads who want to practice full-scope care may find no easy path available, with patients suffering collateral damage.
02/15/2021

The Pricing Problem

There will always be someone willing to charge less than you. Emphasize quality and personalized attention instead.
01/15/2021

Near and Far

Cataract patients would like to know their options, and you’re the best person to inform them.
01/15/2021

Subject to Change

Optometry’s response to the pandemic showcases its strengths, and maybe its future.
12/15/2020

Caveat Emptor

Another online seller pushes convenience over quality.
11/15/2020

Winds of Change

Numerous trends in optometry are reaching an inflection point. Will they disrupt, or just distract?
10/15/2020

Abort, Retry, Fail?

Telehealth isn’t exactly a rousing success yet in optometry. Will it ever be?
09/15/2020

Dueling Pandemics

Will COVID-driven changes in behavior accelerate myopia development?
08/15/2020

A Bitter Pill

Taking the profit out of contact lens sales looks to be devastating. But could it also be liberating?
07/15/2020

Upcoming Events

June 11-12, 2021

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care Summer Conference
Location: Virtual Event
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Earn 12 LIVE COPE Credits 

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June 17, 2021

Understanding Diabetic Retinopathy and Diabetic Macular Edema
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, FAAO and David RP. Almeida, MD, MBA, PhD
8:00–9:00pm EST

Sponsored by Regeneron

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June 23, 2021

Early Identification and Timely Referral
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: Joseph M. Coney, MD and Steven Ferrucci, OD, FAAO
8:00–9:00pm EST

Sponsored by Regeneron

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