Convenience, comfort, value, function, and expectations all play a role.
Doctors should not blame themselves but look to better patient education and daily disposability.
There is a lot to learn from the history of LASIK if ODs are willing to unearth it.
Modern optometry can provide advanced outcome support to patients with glaucoma.
Identifying the distinct pathways in myopic and hyperopic defocus signals could lead to new anti-myopia drugs.
I used to show more patients the 20/15 line during a refraction. I’m not sure when I stopped doing that as much—or why. At any rate, most of my refractions stop at 20/20 these days.
Scleral contact lenses are now a mainstream specialty lens modality that is embraced by optometry to manage a variety of ocular conditions.
Behold the significant, protective power of the eyelids
A rapid-fire view of 2019’s best innovations in optometry— that stood out the most to ODs.
Daily disposable MiSight offers new option for parents, children, ODs