Meet Selina McGee, OD, FAAO, President Oklahoma Association of Optometric Physicians
Laser refractive procedures such as laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) and photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) are considered some of the most ground-breaking inventions in elective eye surgery.
Artificial intelligence (AI) may hold the answers to some of the biggest challenges in optometry, according to Nahida Akter, PhD; Jack Phu, OD, PhD, FAAO; and Christopher Clark, OD, PhD, at the 2019 American Academy of Optometry meeting i
Halting glaucoma progression can be challenging, but as it turns out, medication is not the only tool in an OD’s toolbox. Many factors influence glaucoma progression in patients, some of which may be unrelated to the disease itself.
Optometry doesn’t play a great enough role in the long-term management of chronic disease globally.
Orlando—Breaking bad news is one of an optometrist’s toughest tasks, yet medical instruction typically grazes the surface of formal preparation for it.
Years ago, my son informed me that not only was I uncool, but that being an optometrist was also uncool. Had my employee said as much, I would have documented it officially in the personnel file.
Hybrid contact lenses are an innovative yet challenging way to improve patient vision.
How many ODs embrace technology?
Eye care is an ever-evolving field, and 2019 brought with it several advances in approach and technique that surgeons need to keep in mind as they adopt the latest best practices in glaucoma surgery.