Fundamental Help for Patients: A 6-Month Look at Implementing Optima IPL
Ocular surface disease is persistent and progressive, and it affects vision and quality of life for so many patients. In my practice, the goal is to get ahead of the problem early, when treatment is most effective.
Preview of the New Digital Duet/Trio, the First Digital SLT+YAG
We recently had the chance to preview the digital capabilities of newly released Lumenis Digital Duet/Trio in our practice. We were familiar with Lumenis’ exceptional SLT+YAG technologies, which offer superior optics and precision for SLT and YAG capsulotomy.
Stop the Drops: How SLT and IPL Improve Ocular Health and Quality of Life
Glaucoma and ocular surface disease (OSD) are both chronic, progressive conditions that require long-term management, but that doesn’t mean everyone must be burdened with using topical medications for life. When I see patients who rely on medications…
The Key Long-term Success in Optometry: Diversify Your Practice
Students often ask me, “Will all of this education, training and money be worth it in the long run? Can we have long, viable careers in optometry?” The answer is an emphatic yes, and the key to making it happen is diversification.
6 Tips for Implementing Optima IPL in Your OD Practice
I Tell Patients SLT Is Their “Insurance Policy.” COVID-19 Proved It.
COVID-19 Pandemic: Tips for Staying Connected with Dry Eye Patients
Telemedicine for Triage: Life-saving Now and Efficient in the Future
In optometry, where diagnosis often depends on getting a magnified view through the slit lamp with stains and dyes and using point-of-care tests, telemedicine has limited use in terms of billable visits. But the mechanisms of telemedicine have tremendous value…