Depending on where you live, spring is here—or at least on its way. It’s the time of year to thaw out along with the trees, grass, and flowers. With spring comes our promise to get ourselves into shape for the summer, and life gets busier with more outdoor activities for the whole family.
Patients don’t have to wait for 2020 to achieve 20/20 vision at near without spectacles or contact lenses. Rather, the advancements we have seen just in the past few years should be enough to help manage their expectations.
Contact lenses are medical devices. I can write it again and again. These are not commodities.
Before the new year gets too far along, let’s take a brief look at the happenings in the pages of Optometry Times during 2016.
Try these seven strategies to improve your keratoconus contact lens fitting and offer better outcomes to your patients.
Differentiate yourself in this era of heightened competition
Do more than hand patients a box—prescribe instead of recommend
Contact lens retail site Hubble launched last Tuesday, offering contact lens wearers daily disposable contact lenses at a lower price and planning to drive patients into OD offices for exams.