4 steps to opening a practice coldMay 12th 2016
I started my own practice on January 4 -finally-after six years in practice. This decision was hardly a hasty one because I dreamed of having my own practice since the first day of OD school. Like most ODs fresh out of school, however, I was saddled by debt and fear of the unknown.
I met Sally in the spring of 2015. The air was light and cool, the birds were starting to sing, and the flowers were just starting to reveal their blooms. The deliveryman dropped her off on our doorstep in the morning, and we carefully transported her to her new home in our fridge in the back room. We were all so excited for her arrival.
Everything I know, I learned from my patientsJuly 30th 2015
It would be easy to get into a routine of one and two, and one and two, and on and on until everyone looks the same. But for me, everyday joy lies in the little conversations I get to have in between their prescription and eye healthcare conversations with those who entrust their care to me.