Treat the Ocular Surface Prior to Fitting Contact Lenses

By WO Jul 2018

Despite the impressive advances made in contact lens materials and designs, anywhere from 16 percent to 20 percent of contact lens wearers drop out of contact lenses each year.

Looking Bright-eyed and Younger: Not Just for Women

By WO Mar 2018

Stephanie Frankel, OD, works at Hollywood Eye Institute, an ophthalmology group in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, that specializes in beauty procedures, from blepharoplasty to Botox and more.

First Steps in Dry Eye Treatment Are Healthy Lids and Clean Lashes

By WO Nov 2017

As is true for most primary care optometrists, Bridgitte Shen Lee, OD, of Houston, Texas, is seeing many more patients who complain of dry eye.

Educate Patients on Conditions, Treatments and Products That Can Help

By WO Sep 2017

Melissa Barnett, OD, FAAO, FSLS, FBCLA, provides a high level of patient education to all of her patients.

Open the Door to Beauty Products

By WO Jul 2017

Kelly Kerksick, OD, remembers talking with a friend who mentioned that she had begun to sell some beauty products in her optometric practice.

Focused on Professional Care and Convenience

By WO Mar 2017

Casey Hogan, OD, FAAO, has been treating patients for symptoms of dry eye for many years at her practice, Advanced Eyecare Professionals in Oak Lawn, Illinois.