Category Archives: practice management

Safety Tips for Wearing Contact Lenses at Work

Contact Lens Wear in Industrial, Chemical and Mechanical Work Environments For your patients wearing contact lenses at work, it is important to ensure they are aware of the potential hazards to their eyes and how to avoid them. This is particularly ... Read on...

Computer Vision Syndrome and Contact Lens Wear

As optical professionals, it is important to communicate how the patient’s occupation can affect the relationship with their soft contact lenses. Occupational safety concerns can include Computer Vision Syndrome (CVS), chemical exposure, ... Read on...

How to Grow an Optometry Practice

By Fitting Custom Soft Contact Lenses We all have had our share of hard-to-fit contact lens patients. The toric ones seem to be the most challenging and the ones that frequently struggle with visual acuity and comfort issues. Oftentimes we will ... Read on...

Contact Lens Design: SpecialEyes Announces Partnership with Volk Eye Check

Volk Eye Check Device Integrates SpecialEyes Arc Length Calculator to Deliver Enhanced Contact Lens Design SpecialEyes is pleased to announce a new partnership with Volk Optical, which has integrated SpecialEyes’ Arc Length Contact Lens Calculator ... Read on...

The Lifestyle Questionnaire for Fitting Custom Contact Lenses

Too many practitioners, whether an M.D., O.D., Optician, Contact Lens Technician, or Ophthalmic Technician, overlook a very important tool that I am convinced contributes to successful patient satisfaction – at least it did in my practice.  These ... Read on...