Brooke Beery is Associate Editor of Optometry Times®.
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Optometry Times® polled optometrists and eyecare professionals with the following question from October 2, 2020 to October 23, 2020: What percentage of your revenue drop do you attribute to the pandemic?
The poll appeared on optometrytimes.com and was promoted on various social media channels. Results show a majority of responding ODs attribute 25% of their revenue drop to the COVID-19 pandemic.
10 optometrists responded, in total. Of these:
• 1 reported 10 percent of his revenue drop was due to the pandemic
• 4 reported 25 percent of their revenue drop was due to the pandemic
• 2 reported 50 percent of their revenue drop was due to the pandemic
• 3 reported 50 percent or more of their revenue drop was due to the pandemic