Annual Contact Lens Report

The Dangers and the Diagnosis of CLMK

Despite many advances, the threat of contact lens-related microbial keratitis (CLMK) has not retreated.
08/15/2019

Provide Specialty Contact Lenses and Thrive

You can build doctor-patient loyalty and keep patients from shopping around by offering something your competitors don’t have.
08/15/2019

Optometry in the Age of Disruption: Doctors vs. Online Vendors

These companies prioritize cost and convenience over quality eye care and the doctor-patient relationship. Here’s how to defuse the threat they pose.
08/15/2019

Don't Miss Out on Multifocals

These devices can be a practice builder, not a spirit breaker. Here’s how.
08/15/2019

Scleral Lenses: Boom, Don't Bust

These strategies can help you prevent a scleral lens complication surge in your practice.
08/15/2018

The Compromised Cornea: Take Cover

Bandage contact lenses are crucial for corneal protection, but can present both clinical and coding challenges. Here’s what you need to know.
08/15/2018

Polish Up Your Practice: Today’s Contact Lens Surfaces

Sometimes it pays to be superficial—at least when it comes to contact lens advances. These surface treatments can increase patient comfort.
08/15/2018

Dissecting the Soft Contact Lens

The quest for comfort goes beneath the surface.
08/15/2018

Use Education and Empathy to Connect with Presbyopes

Focusing on visual system changes and setting realistic expectations can empower patients to succeed in multifocal lenses.
08/15/2016

Priorities for Presbyopes: Maintain Comfort and Continuity

Patients are highly motivated to succeed. Don’t let them go home disappointed.
08/15/2016

Upcoming Events

August 29, 2020

Dry Eye Colloquium—Costa Mesa
Location: Avenue of the Arts Costa Mesa, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel
Speakers: Mark Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO, and Douglas K. Devries, OD
Up to 4 CE Credits (COPE approved)

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October 2-3, 2020

Southwest Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Austin Marriott Downtown
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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October 30-November 1, 2020

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Austin
Location: Omni Barton Creek
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 19 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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