Winter Blues: 3 Ways The Winter Season Affects Your Eye Sight

Winter Blues: 3 Ways The Winter Season Affects Your Eye Sight

There are many reasons the average person may feel gloomy around the winter time. Lack of sunlight and falling temperatures could not only have you feeling down, but could create some major health issues. So, don’t just brush it off as the typical “Winter Blues” when...
Jessica Starr’s Recent Death Puts Spotlight on Lasik Surgery

Jessica Starr’s Recent Death Puts Spotlight on Lasik Surgery

Detroit meteorologist Jessica Starr was found dead from an apparent suicide December 12th, just a few months after her Lasik eye surgery back in October. It is believed that the complications along with her surgery had caused her to be in extreme pain. Many talk about...
How Major Changes In Technology are Affecting Eye Care

How Major Changes In Technology are Affecting Eye Care

A recent study from Cohert News shows a monumental increase in the Optometry ophthalmic equipment industry, estimating the market to almost double by the year 2026. These factors including new opportunities, forecasts, market shares and competitors in the field. So...
Vision Direct Gets Hacked: Was Your Information Compromised?

Vision Direct Gets Hacked: Was Your Information Compromised?

Vision Direct is an online optical retailer that sells contact lenses, solutions and eye care products. Purchased by Essilor two years ago, it describes itself as Europe’s biggest online seller of contact lenses and eye care product. After being an online source in...
Still Got What It Takes

Still Got What It Takes

I still remember the drive that that helped me get through college and med school and to become successful in my new career. I was fresh out of medical school and residency and eager to launch into that new career. But, now all of a sudden here I am at retirement age!...
Increasing Profitability

Increasing Profitability

There are essentially two ways of increasing profitability in a professional practice: cutting costs, and increasing sales. Here is a quiz for you: which increases the bottom-line profit more for a practice, reducing cost of goods by 20%, or increasing sales by 20%?...