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Contact Lens Institute

New Consumer Data Shows What’s Holding Back Your Contact Lens Practice

Join the 2022 Contact Lens Institute Visionaries to learn more about consumer data.
How to build a dry eye practice with Dr. Melanie Denton and Dr. Jennifer Lyerly

Rx Dry Eye: 3 Protocols to Dry Eye Success

To diagnose dry eye in her practice, Dr. Denton uses a set protocol to screen patients to unlock the two major categories of dry eye causation: inflammation and obstruction. Her work up includes OSDI and SPEED dry eye questionnaires, InflammaDry to quantify inflammation, fluorescein staining and tear break up time, Schirmer’s test, and meibomian gland imaging. She finds that most of her patients have both inflammatory and obstructive contributors to their dry eye and both must be treated to achieve effective relief of the patient’s signs and symptoms. 
Vision council chicago regional connection

The Vision Council Regional Connection Series (Chicago): Social Listening, Networking, and More!

Drs. Darryl Glover and Harbir Sian sat down with Dean Browell and Nathan Troxell to discuss the upcoming Regional Connection Series event; how they are involved; and what attendees can expect. The Regional...

A Paradigm Shift In Your Optical Retail

Calling all eyecare professionals! Dr. Janelle Davison breaks down how to take control of your revenue, increase efficiency, and reduce costs through a cloud-based solution. Learn more about Paradeyem.