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OCT Angiography: How to Apply the Data Clinically for Diabetes Management with Dr. Julie Rodman

Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography, or OCTA, is new, non-invasive approach to visualizing retinal vasculature that is transforming the way physicians see diabetes.

In this practice building with OCTA series, recognized thought leader Dr. Julie Rodman discusses how to see retinal vasculature without having to refer patients out, visualize signs of disease earlier, make more intelligent referrals, manage more pathology, and elevate the practice with state-of-the-art imaging technology.

Attendees of this course will explore:
• The difference in time domain OCTspectral domain OCT, and OCTA
• How OCT Angiography works
• How to apply the data clinically for inner retinal disease management

This webinar is ideal for clinicians and practice owners looking to learn more about the clinical impact of OCT Angiography for inner retinal disease, specifically diabetic eye disease.

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Introducing the Wellness Exam Scan with Dr. Julie Rodman

The Wellness Exam is a proprietary scan that provides an invaluable snapshot of a patient’s ocular health prior to the patient examination.

Recognized thought leader and CEwire speaker Dr. Julie Rodman facilitates a practice growth webinar series starting with a comprehensive review of the Optovue Wellness and AngioWellness features and discusses how the data can be used as an assessment tool that uncovers the need for more extensive, problem-specific imaging.

Attendees of this course will explore:

* How to incorporate the Wellness program into their practices to diagnose and manage more diseases
* How to interpret scans including retina, glaucoma, and anterior segment
* How to integrate advanced OCT imaging into their daily workflow

This webinar is ideal for clinicians and practice owners looking to enhance the patient experience, discover disease and grow their business through the implementation of Wellness.

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Using Integrated Telehealth to Expand your Reach

What role does telehealth play in Optometry?
What can a practice owner do to provide on-demand, patient-centric care?

In this ODwire.org Webinar, Rasa Tamulavichus, OD — the founder of Big City Optical with over 16 years of practice experience and 16 locations to date — will present a practice owner’s point of view on new technology investment and how she utilizes the latest innovations to grow and scale her business while enhancing the patient experience.

She will describe how the right technology combination allows her to provide exceptional patient care as the primary care doctor for the eye.

We will explore how today’s most advanced and highly automated technologies will empower owners and eye care professionals to evolve their practice and elevate the complete customer experience.

We’ll also dive into how implementing Visionix® solutions has also allowed her to be an effective educator and patient advocate.

The webinar will explore:

* How Dr. Tamulavichus reimagined patient care during a pandemic
* How to reimagine the role of the Optometrist
* How to reimagine the patient experience

This webinar is ideal for clinicians and practice owners looking to enhance the patient experience and grow their business through the implementation of telehealth.

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Focus on Vernal Keratoconjunctivitis: A Case Based Discussion

In this talk, Drs. Clare Halleran and Susan Resnick for an update on vernal keratoconjunctivitis (VKC), an allergic eye disease that can be debilitating.

They provide a refresher on the clinical presentation of VKC and discuss the burden it has on patients and their caregivers.

Drs. Halleran and Resnick then lead an engaging discussion around:

  • Diagnosing VKC and differentiating it from atopic keratoconjunctivitis
  • Non-pharmacologic and pharmacologic options
  • Approaching and managing this burdensome disease

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Ptosis or a Different Diagnosis: Identifying and Managing Ptosis


In this ODwire.org Webinar, Dr. Kelly Malloy and Dr. Susan Resnick give us a case-based discussion on acquired blepharoptosis (ptosis). They cover:

• Risk factors for ptosis
• Differential diagnosis
• Patient case studies
• Current treatment options

A Live Q&A follows the cases!

About the Speakers

Kelly A. Malloy, OD, FAAO is the Chief of the Neuro-Ophthalmic Disease Service at the The Eye Institute of the Pennsylvania College of Optometry

Susan A. Resnick, OD, FAAO, FSLS is a principal at Drs. Farkas, Kassalow, Resnick & Associates in New York City.

Hope to see you there!

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Digital Transformation: How to Future Proof your Practice

As you continue to see patients in the “new normal”, it will be essential to increase the speed of patient throughput to make up for canceled appointments, while balancing making the most of every visit.

If going digital is one of your long-term business objectives, it has become an even more relevant strategy today. Digital refraction offers one way forward to jumpstart your digital transformation while providing an integrated platform for remote-ready eye exams.

Jordan Jones, OD, optometrist and director at Wear Eyewear, explores the value of digital transformation — before, during and beyond the pandemic.

This webinar takes a closer look at the benefits of Visionix® VX65 digital refraction and integrated Visionix® solutions to evolve your practice and help more patients.

Attendees of this course will:

* Explore the clinical application of implementing integrated Visionix® solutions to start digital transformation,
* Understand the benefits of the remote-ready and tablet-driven operation,
* Navigate return on investment (ROI) considerations.

 

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Managing Ptosis in Your Practice


In this ODwire.org webinar, Melissa Barnett, OD and Susan Resnick, OD help us learn more about ptosis, including causes, diagnosis, treatment landscape, impact on patients, and opportunity for your practice.

Jason Bacharach, MD, introduces the first and only FDA-approved pharmacologic treatment for acquired blepharoptosis, RVL-1201 (oxymetazoline hydrochloride ophthalmic solution), 0.1%, including its mechanism of action and clinical data.

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The Next Big Thing For Your Contact Lens Patients – with Katie Spear, OD

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Thu, Jul 23, 2020 8pm ET / 5pm PT

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Join our special guest, Dr. Katie Spear, as she discusses how PRECISION1® daily disposable contact lenses have helped her practice welcome patients into contact lenses for the first time and reduce contact lens dropout in patients being refit into new contact lenses.

PRECISION1® contact lenses, with SmartSurface® Technology, are the latest innovation from Alcon. PRECISION1® contact lenses are born from the Water Gradient Technology of DAILIES TOTAL1® but offered at a mainstream price. They can provide patients with precise vision, dependable comfort, and ease of handling which are the core reasons for contact lens dropout.

We hope you can join us to learn how PRECISION1® contact lenses can benefit your patients and your practice!

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How to Achieve Independence from Managed Care

Webinar: Achieve Independence from Managed Care

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Would you like to minimize the influence of managed care on your practice, but don’t know where to begin?

In this exclusive, new online workshopSusan Resnick, OD and Viola Kanevsky, OD — who for the past several decades have both run successful optometric practices free of managed care — give you concrete, practical advice on how to build your practice by offering products and services to patients without the involvement of 3rd party insurance companies.

The workshop will feature an interactive discussion, including:

* The importance and value of adopting technology and products which clinically differentiate the independent practice and provide avenues of profit protection.

Real-world applications of these clinical products and techniques in practice, and the economics and business model behind each.

Marketing tips from clinicians who have successfully made the transition

* Interactive Q&A with attendees

Written materials (PDF, Word documents) to use as templates to help kick-start the process in your own office.

Exclusive access to an online community of like-minded clinicians, for further discussion in a secure, private space.

Discounts from conference sponsors: Art OpticalEuclidEyeCareProNeurolensSpecialEyesVTi/NaturalVue

REGISTER HERE!

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Mastering the Simplified Multifocal Contact Lens Fitting Process

Dr. Milana Matz

In the past, multifocal contact lens fitting was time-consuming and involved a great deal of trial-and-error to get an acceptable fit.

In this final webinar in our series on presbyopia, Milana Matz, OD of North Suburban Vision Consultants in Deerfield, IL, will walk us through Alcon’s “Simplified Multifocal CL Fitting Process”.

This process has resulted in high rates of fit success, including 80% success with 1 lens per eye, and 96% success with 2 lenses or less per eye!

Dr. Matz will review the process, and several real-life case studies of presbyopic patients fit into multifocals.

We hope to see you there!

*** CEwire2020 Updates ***
Early Registration for CEwire2020 opened this week!

Participants at this webinar will get the latest course updates and news about the event. Don’t miss it!

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