Outlook

Introduction to the issue and commentary on recent trends in the profession. By Jack Persico, Editor-in-Chief

“...Then You Win”

Optometry’s tenacity in fighting for its future is paying off, with a thriving profession looking to solidify its gains.
08/15/2022

Leveling Up in Glaucoma

ODs everywhere can treat it medically. More should master the basics now as the profession readies a jump to the next plateau.
07/15/2022

Retina’s Renaissance —And Yours

Rising proficiency among ODs, plus an array of new tools and interventions, is bringing this area front and center.
06/15/2022

All Over the Map

Optometric scope of practice remains a patchwork of laws that change the parameters of care haphazardly from state to state.
05/15/2022

Upstairs, Downstairs

The medical/optical dichotomy of optometry was on display once again at Vision Expo East.
04/15/2022

You May Fire When Ready

Virginia’s new laser law offers optometrists an important new opportunity—and a test.
03/15/2022

There They Go Again

The anti-optometry lobby is repeating the same old tired arguments that the public never falls for.
02/15/2022

This Time, It’s Personal

A look at the many ways your patient’s life experiences matter inside the clinic, too.
01/15/2022

Back to Where You Once Belonged

The pandemic took its toll, financially and in countless other ways, but the profession is rebounding.
12/15/2021

Good Vibrations

Patients experience your office environment before (and after) they see you. Use it to create a great first impression.
11/15/2021

Upcoming Events

September 9-11, 2022

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—San Antonio
Location: Omni La Mansion Del Rio
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Earn up to 19 COPE Credits (approval pending)

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September 16, 2022

Establishing a Partnership in the Effective Management of Patients with Diabetic Retinal Disease
Location: Canaletto Las Vegas
Speakers: Nathan C. Steinle, MD and Jeffry Gerson, OD, FAAO
7:30–8:30pm PST

Sponsored by Regeneron

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November 11-13, 2022

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Orlando
Location: Hilton Orlando Buena Vista Palace
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Earn up to 19 COPE Credits (approval pending)

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