1. GPLIwire2017 is on demand thru Dec 1, 2017 LEARN MORE
    Dismiss Notice
1

Contact Lens Technology to Meet Patient Needs in the Digital Age

ODwire.org Radio #56: In this episode, Adam & Paul speak with Dr. Christopher Lievens, all about how the needs of contact lens patients are evolving as more and more of us spend our days glued to digital devices! We cover:
  • The challenges heavy digital device users face with contact lenses, including dry eye
  • Strategies to help these patients [...]
4

Interview: Dr. Craig Thomas on Amniotic Membranes: the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly



Dr. Craig Thomas talks about his CEwire2017 lecture, Amniotic Membrane Therapy: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly (51961-AS).

He's performed several hundred membrane placements so far, and this talk is all about practical considerations when using this new form of therapy.

Have any tips for ODwire.org members looking to get started with this treatment modality? Weigh in!

CEwire2017:  40 COPE and ABO-MOC Approved Credits
Watch through May 1, 2017.  Get exhibit hall discounts!
Register here
10

Interview: Ashley McEvoy on the J&J Acquisition of AMO

This morning Johnson & Johnson completed their $4B acquisition of AMO. I got to speak with Ashley McEvoy, Company Group Chairman, Johnson & Johnson Consumer Medical Devices for a few minutes about the deal. https://www.odwire.org/community/threads/jjvc-completes-4b-amo-acquisition.102361/   10 comments
4

CEwire Flashback: Dr. Jeff Sonsino on Valeant Acquisitions & Specialty Lenses

In this interview from CEwire2016 (held this past January), Dr. Jeffrey Sonsino talks about why the Valeant acquisitions should matter to all clinicians, in plain english. He also discusses legislation that contact lens retailers are attempting to get through state houses around the country via aggressive lobbying, including ‘generic’ contact lenses. Registered users may discuss it here [...]
32

Acuvue Vita: The New Monthly Lens [#R053]

The Acuvue Vita is a new monthly replacement lens by Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc. In this interview, I spoke with @Jeffrey Sonsino and @Cristina Schnider OD MSc MBA at AOA Boston about the new lens and how it fits into practice. (Interestingly, Jeff was the very first person to place a commercial order for the [...]
  • ODwire.org is the largest site online specifically designed for Eye Care Professionals.

    If you're interested in practice management or obtaining clinical advice from your peers, you've come to the right place.

    We feature private forums, discussions, classifieds, webinars, podcasts and more.

    The site has over 19,000 clinician members, and have been running the site since 1999!

    Join us today!
  • Get In Touch

    Don’t forget to follow us on our social media to keep updated about the latest optometry news.