Pupillary Pathways

Being an Advocate for Optometry

Posted by Amanda Dexter on Apr 28, 2016 9:01:56 AM

On April 18th and 19th, over 600 optometry students and doctors of optometry convened in Washington, D.C. as part of the 2016 American Optometric Association Congressional Advocacy Conference.

I was one of those doctors who made the trip to Capitol Hill to advocate for our profession and for our patients. 

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Topics: Top Trends

The Top 6 Essential Apps for Optometry

Posted by Amanda Dexter on Jan 5, 2016 9:05:52 AM

It’s amazing to think about how much we use our smart phones and tablets in our daily lives for communication and entertainment, but they can also be super handy and helpful in our clinical practice!

You’ve all heard the phrase “There’s an app for that!” and I am here to tell you that this absolutely also applies to eye care. Below are what I believe to be the essential apps that all optometry students and optometrists should have and utilize to make our lives easier and more efficient!

No more leaving the exam room to dig up old books for reference! 

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Topics: Top Trends, Apps