Videos

Contact Lenses and Solutions for Digital Eye Strain

We talk with Dr. Jennifer Lyerly about treating millennials and using contact lenses and other solutions for digital eye strain you might not consider regularly. Dr. Lyerly walks us through what an exam and various treatment solutions for these patients might look like, but highlights multifocal contact lenses as a …

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My Future Outlook For Optometry

Antonio Chirumbolo, OD, talks with Dr. Brian Rogoff, president of EyeExec Consulting, at Vision Expo East on the future outlook for optometry and how new graduates can best prepare themselves for changes in the field. The conversation turns to how best to use technology to promote overall eye health. One …

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Prescribing Eyewear for Millennials

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Dr. Jennifer Lyerly, practicing optometrist and co-founder of Defocus Media, talks with us about the prescription eyewear needs of millennials, especially as they age, and things to consider when prescribing eyewear for millennials. “Millennials get older,” Dr. Lyerly laughs, pointing out that some millennials are nearing their forties. “When you’re …

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Should Optometrists Get an MBA?

At Vision Expo East, Dr. Patricia Fulmer and Dr. Cory Hakanen sat down to discuss why and when optometrists should consider going for an MBA. Hakanen got into optometry because he was drawn to the combination of science and human interaction, but as he began practicing he noticed that he …

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How To Get Started with Specialty Contact Lenses

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At Vision Expo East, Drs. Patricia Fulmer and Steven Turpin sat down to discuss how Optometrists can get started with specialty contact lenses and related services in their practices. What exactly are specialty contact lenses? “I define specialty lenses as anything that’s not off the rack,” says Turpin. “It’s sclerals, …

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