Outlook

This Year’s Model

New presbyopia drugs are on the way. It’s reasonable to expect incremental, steady improvement as the category matures.
03/15/2023

Completing the Picture

The process of diagnosis is fraught with trouble, as ODs must piece together an idea from just a few glimpses of the issue. Here’s help.
02/15/2023

Knowing is (Only) Half the Battle

Sophisticated devices like an OCT will give you a wealth of data on your patient. But you’re the one who decides what to do with it.
01/15/2023

Be All That You Can Be

Not every OD needs surgical privileges. But that it’s even possible shows just how ample the opportunities are to serve the public good.
12/15/2022

A Warrior for Wellness

Stuart Richer taught us to anticipate and avoid, rather than merely react to, diseases. His patients—and profession—are healthier for it.
11/15/2022

Honoring Art Epstein

Fiercely loyal to optometry, he often led the way by starting much-needed conversations. We each can continue that tradition.
10/07/2022

Don’t Fear Digital Disruptors

Technologies that change the delivery of eye care are maturing. Optometrists should act—rather than react.
09/15/2022

“...Then You Win”

Optometry’s tenacity in fighting for its future is paying off, with a thriving profession looking to solidify its gains.
08/15/2022

Leveling Up in Glaucoma

ODs everywhere can treat it medically. More should master the basics now as the profession readies a jump to the next plateau.
07/15/2022

Retina’s Renaissance —And Yours

Rising proficiency among ODs, plus an array of new tools and interventions, is bringing this area front and center.
06/15/2022

Upcoming Events

April 13, 2023

All Eyes on Evaporation
Location: Virtual
Speaker: Eric Donnenfeld, MD, and James Thimons, OD, FAAO
Webinar: 7:00pm EST

Sponsored by Bausch + Lomb

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April 14-16, 2023

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Carlsbad, CA
Location: The Westin Carlsbad
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Speakers: Doug Devries, OD, Jay Haynie, OD, Blair Lonsberry, OD, and Maria Walker, OD
Earn up to 22 CE credits (COPE approved)

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April 18, 2023

All Eyes on Evaporation
Location: Virtual
Speaker: James Khodabakhsh, MD, and Damon Dierker, OD, FAAO
Webinar: 10:00pm EST

Sponsored by Bausch + Lomb

Register here