For Immediate Release
Website for New Graduate Optometrists Has Launched
Matthew Geller O.D., Founder of OptometryStudents.com Announces the Launch of NewGradOptometry.com
The first of its kind, NewGradOptometry.com is the #1 online resource for newly graduated doctors of optometry. It features resources created by new graduates, for new graduates.
SAN DIEGO – March 25, 2014 – Available today, the 100 percent free website NewGradOptometry.com offers new graduates the information and resources they need to excel in life as doctors of optometry. Currently, no website exists that is tailored to new optometry graduates, and NewGradOptometry.com seeks to fill that void.
NewGradOptometry, LLC, was founded by Matthew Geller, O.D., who is also the founder of the top website for optometry students, OptometryStudents.com. Dr. Geller is currently an associate in a private practice in San Diego, Calif., with Eric White, O.D. called Complete Family Vision Care.
In addition to Dr. Geller, the company’s core leadership team includes Quy Nguyen O.D., Ryan Corte, O.D., Mikilyn D’Angelo O.D., Stefania Paniccia O.D., and Antonio Chirumbolo, O.D. The brand seeks to expand its team to include the brightest and most talented minds in the profession of optometry.
Essilor of America and Vision Source are the exclusive sponsors of the new website.
“Essilor and Vision Source have been amazing to work with,” said Dr. Geller. “I am really surprised how much they are going to bring to the table for this company and for the thousands of new graduates who will use the website.”
NewGradOptometry.com currently includes free articles covering licensing, insurance, practice management, business strategy, clinical skills, and general life success.
To access the content, users simply need to create a free profile that also entitles them to a download the free e-book, “How to Get Your Optometry License – A Guide to All 50 States.”
“We believe that new optometry graduates hold the key to the future of our profession,” explained Dr. Geller. “The way that new graduates practice today dictates the future. NGO will make it easier for new graduates to keep optometry strong and fruitful.”
When asked about the future of the brand, Geller indicated, “NGO will undoubtedly become a popular name in the world of eye care. With our lean operational structure and talented team, we look forward to expanding in 2014. Keep an eye out for an in-person presence, mobile tools, career matchmaking, and much more.”
For those curious about this resource, the brand has released a promotional video and an infographic, which can be found below. Visit the website at http://www.NewGradOptometry.com
Essilor is the leading manufacturer of optical lenses in the United States and is the market leader in progressive, high-index and anti-reflective coated lenses. A pioneer in the development and production of ophthalmic lenses, Essilor employs more than 9,000 people throughout North America. Essilor manufactures optical lenses under the VARILUX®, CRIZAL®, XPERIO®, DEFINITY®, THIN&LITE® and other Essilor brand names. Essilor Laboratories of America, Inc is the largest, and most trusted, optical lab network in the U.S. and offers a wide choice of services and lens brands, including Essilor premium lenses, to eyecare professionals across the nation. Essilor of America, Inc. (Essilor) is a subsidiary of Paris-based Essilor International, a publicly held company traded on the Euronext Paris stock exchange (Reuters: ESSI.PA).
About Vision Source
Founded in 1991, Vision Source is North America’s largest network of independent optometrists consisting of nearly 3,500 key, eye care industry influencers. The clinicians in the Vision Source network enjoy a wide range of innovative technologies, practice management tools, marketing, and unsurpassed purchasing power. Leveraging these tools, the clinicians offer comprehensive eye examinations to their patients delivering an industry leading patient experience. For more information, call 888-558-2020 or visit http://www.visionsource.com