Clinical

Getting Comfortable With Multifocal Contact Lenses

Gabrielle Boyd OD

Getting comfortable with multifocal contact lenses can be difficult, but with the right strategy and patient education you can be very successful. Dr. Gabrielle Boyd shares her top tips for fitting multifocal contact lenses in this video interview. Dr. Boyd recommends gathering information before you even start the fitting process. …

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Artificial Intelligence in Eye Care

Bryan Rogoff OD

Dr. Bryan Rogoff discusses artificial intelligence in eye care in this video interview. Healthcare is changing, and optometry is changing with it. New technology is emerging that uses artificial intelligence (A.I.) to detect disease states. Artificial intelligence in eye care has already taken shape utilizing fundus photography to capture the …

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The Benefits of Daily Disposable Contact Lenses

Melissa Barnett OD

There are many great benefits of daily disposable contact lenses. Despite these benefits, we know that oftentimes cost or other factors impact the value our patients perceive in them, driving them to start off in reusable lenses, particularly for those first time wearers. In this video interview, Dr. Melissa Barnett …

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Hubble Trouble

Hubble-Trouble

During a recent contact lens research spiral, a recommended article came across my screen: “Hubble Proof Your Contact Lens Practice.” If that isn’t a perfect summary of the industry’s attitude toward that product, I don’t know what it is. The resistance to this so-called “market disruptor” is almost universal. But, …

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Check Out This New Upgrade For CIRRUS HD-OCT

New Upgrade CIRRUS-HDOCT

This is article was written in partnership with Carl Zeiss Meditec, a supporter of NewGradOptometry & new graduate optometrists 😎 ZEISS Medical Technology is set to preview a new software upgrade for the CIRRUS HD-OCT We’ve got some exciting news! Our friends from ZEISS have told us the new CIRRUS …

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Downloadable Optometry Clinical Cheat Sheets!

optometry clinical cheat sheets

Throughout your optometric journey, you will undoubtedly learn more information than you can possibly remember. From general science to microbiology, pharmacology, ocular disease, anatomy, and physiology, there is just so much important clinical knowledge you need to cement in your mind at certain points throughout not only your academic career …

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Everything You Need to Know About Intacs

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The screening and treatment for keratoconus has improved dramatically over the last ten years. Keratoconus is being detected earlier than ever before, and there is an expanding list of treatment options available for patients to help prevent or delay the need for invasive surgical intervention, and there are more to …

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Top 5 Tips for Spanish Eye Exams

alexander martin od

Going to see a doctor can be a stress-inducing experience for a lot of people, and that stress can be made even worse visiting a doctor who may not speak the same language. As a practicing doctor, you may not have the time to learn a new language, but you …

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Managing Discomfort in Contact Lenses

erin rueff od

Discomfort is the prevailing reason why many patients are opting to drop out of contact lens wear, and managing discomfort in contact lenses rests on our shoulders as eyecare professionals. While it is easy to blame the ocular surface or dryness for discomfort issues, optometrists know that treating surface level …

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