Up to 100% of accommodation insufficiency cases are curable but, if left unmanaged, can deter students from performing well academically. Understanding the various diagnostic elements of accommodation can ensure you catch these cases early and treat appropriately.
What is the most important test in eye care? All you mad scientists are jumping in with fundus photography, OCT, visual fields and on and on. After all, these help us enhance and protect our patients’ eye health. What’s more important than that? Well, after all the tests are run and you have destroyed your patient’s will to live with seemingly endless data collection, do you know what they really care about? Can they see.
You’ve heard a lot about myopia control, but it wasn’t until a few months ago that we received the first FDA indication of a contact lens for it. Big changes are in the works for presbyopia management, too. It’s shaping up to be a good year to be in the business of correcting refractive errors all across the lifespan.
You’ve taken the kids for their checkups and scheduled your parents’ doctor visits. You even went along to make sure they understand what was happening.
Nikki Iravani, OD, is always on the lookout for a great marketing tip.
Nine women ODs were honored during the fourth annual Theia Awards of Excellence from Women In Optometry magazine.