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.

Honoring Art Epstein

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

Don’t Fear Digital Disruptors

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

“...Then You Win”

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

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.

Retina’s Renaissance —And Yours

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

All Over the Map

Optometric scope of practice remains a patchwork of laws that change the parameters of care haphazardly from state to state.

Upstairs, Downstairs

The medical/optical dichotomy of optometry was on display once again at Vision Expo East.

You May Fire When Ready

Virginia’s new laser law offers optometrists an important new opportunity—and a test.

There They Go Again

The anti-optometry lobby is repeating the same old tired arguments that the public never falls for.

Upcoming Events

December 9-10, 2022

West Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 LIVE COPE Credits (approval pending)

Register here

December 10-11, 2022

Retina Update 2022
Location: Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
Program Co-chairs: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, and Steven Ferrucci, OD
Up to 11 LIVE COPE Credits (approval pending)

Register here