We're Open!

By WO Oct 2017

In 2012, there were 9,966 women-owned ODs offices, according to the U.S. Census Bureau data, compared to 20,217 male-owned optometric offices.

Focusing on Her Passion for the Next Chapter

By WO Oct 2017

“One of my biggest challenges in the last 17 years was trying to incorporate what I enjoy in a primary care environment,” says Manisha Geiger, OD.

Do What’s Best for You

By WO Oct 2017

After about 15 years of being part of a male-dominated group practice, Ilana Gelfond-Polnariev, OD, FCOVD, decided she was ready to venture out and open her own practice.

Taking a Leap of Faith

By WO Oct 2017

There are a number of reasons why young ODs might choose to be employed, and the equation might be even more complicated for women ODs who are trying to weigh those options with the possibility of having children.

They’re Doctors and Owners and Have Time to Enjoy Families

By WO Jul 2017

Rebecca Woodring, OD, and Shannon Mihalacki, OD, opened their practice, Clear Vision Family Eyecare, in Mars, Pennsylvania, almost nine years ago.

Business Model Allows ODs to Explore Their Own Interests While Supporting Primary Care

By WO Jun 2017

The four ODs who lead Bedford Eye Care have an unusual business partnership.