Recommended Myopia Management Resources
As the front line eye-care doctors dedicated exclusively to treating myopic children, we as ODs have helped millions of children to have better vision now and reduce their risks of serious eye diseases associated with myopia. In addition to combating the myopia epidemic, myopia management is considered one of the highest (if not the highest) speciality that can generate the most revenue for practice. We are excited to partner with these companies to help practice achieve profitability.
Myopia Control | Soft Contact Lens
Whether you're new or seasoned in myopia management, come get certified to prescribe MiSight® 1 day. Its science is strong. The approach is simple. Act now, change tomorrow.
- ✅ Only FDA-approved treatment for myopia control
- ✅ Easy for doctors, staff, and patients
- ✅ Gets the accelerated myopic eye growth back on track
- ✅ Backed by a first in class 7-year study
Myopia Management | Ortho-K
Euclid is the myopia management partner positioned to take your practice to the next level!
For over 25 years, Euclid has refined the art and science of myopia management with Ortho-K. Each lens is specifically designed for the individual patient’s eyes. Thanks to the power of ‘Three Factor Fitting,’ integrating Euclid Ortho-K into your practice is easy. Simply provide three parameters: RX, K Readings, and HVID, and our unique algorithm does the rest. This efficient, empirical process yields an 87% first fit success*. With the recent launch of MyEuclid™, a cloud-based platform to help drive practice efficiency and optimize your Euclid fits, you can peek behind the curtain to make additional practitioner modifications, easily place orders, track your lenses, and quickly upload topography to help streamline the fitting process. *Based on internal data.
- ✅ Recognized as a world leader, Euclid is proven on millions of eyes around the world
- ✅ 100% focused on myopia management
- ✅ Proprietary, state-of-the-art manufacturing process ensures high quality and reproducibility
- ✅ Unparalleled expert consultation team
- ✅ Step-by-step guide for myopia management implementation including staff training, parent/ patient communication, and more
JUST THREE STEPS TO GET STARTED:
- (1) ➡️ Get Euclid-certified at www.GetEuclidCertified.com (30 minute, FDA-required training)
- (2) ➡️ Schedule a patient exam and record three parameters Rx | K’s | HVID
- (3) ➡️ Upload the patient’s parameters to MyEuclid™ or call (800) 477-9396
Exclusive ODs on Finance Member Promos:
- ✅ Get Euclid-Certified and Receive Your First Pair of Warranted Lenses FREE. Use promo code when ordering: ODF22
- ✅ Receive $1,000 in lens bank value for $900
- ✅ Both deals include a 30-minute consult with Euclid’s practice management and implementation specialist, so you can get started right away!
➡️ For more information, visit www.EuclidSys.com.
➡️ Contact: Kellie Wesley | Kellie.Wesley@EuclidSys.com | 1-800-477-9396
Good vs. Bad Optometry Debt – 4 Ways to Use Good Debt to Your Advantage
That being said, debt can be a useful tool for achieving financial goals, but not all debt is created equal. Some debt can be beneficial, while others can be detrimental to your financial well-being. Let’s explore the difference between good debt and bad debt and how you can use debt to your advantage.
2022 in Review, and a Look at 2023!
It’s hard to believe, but the year 2022 has vanished in the blink of an eye. This past year, we’ve had the pleasure of seeing ODs on Finance continue to grow and help ODs on their financial journey, whether they be new grads or seasoned veterans. We are thankful for your attention, your questions and your contributions. Two tenets that hold paramount value to us at ODs on Finance are transparency and productive growth. In this letter, we will highlight how our community has grown, the various methods we provide value to our community, exciting new projects/acquisitions for 2023, and a look at our commercial interests/disclosures – trust us, you’ll want to read this! Here is a quick recap of 2022!
10 Things Your Optometry Lawyer Wants You to Know About
Putting yourself in the best position possible to be successful involves getting professional help, and an optometry attorney can be a vital part of your team of professionals.
Optometry Alliances/Buying Groups – Who to Choose and Why?
Dear ODs on Finance Members, Last week the OD community got some shocking news in their inboxes. One of the major players in the OD Alliance/Buying Group space – PECAA/HEA, was acquired by a large vision care plan which had recently rebranded. The acquisition was, well, met with extreme negativity. Doctors expressed chagrin that a company that…
Health Insurance Basic 101 That Every Optometrist Should Know
Whether you are a New O.D or Seasoned O.D ….healthcare is changing every year. Working in the medical field, I thought I understood how health insurance worked, until I ended up in the emergency room for two hours earlier this year. We will teach how to understand 6 key terms and how they apply to your health insurance (Premium, Deductible, Co-insurance/Co-pays, Maximum out of pocket, Benefit caps & understand network options (HMO, EPO, POS, PPO).
5 Tips for Growing a New Sublease Office
Building a new sublease office inside a retail store brings some unique challenges, but can be even more rewarding when you see your office thrive after years of hard work. Like any new business, attracting new patients may be a struggle at first. However, by engaging in a number of creative practices, I was able to grow this office from a patient base of zero to a thriving optometry office! Below, I will share the five strategies that formed the core of my success plan:
6 Tips for Utilizing Cost Benefit Analysis on a New Piece of Equipment
New equipment is always a temptation for practice owners, and for good reason. A cost-benefit analysis (or CBA for short) is a term derived from Lean theory and is an analysis of the expected balance of benefits and costs, including an account of any alternatives and the status quo. CBA takes into account your overall return on investment (ROI), however the approach is a little less black and white than might be expected. Let’s go through 6 important tips on utilizing CBA to its full extent in order to find whether that new piece of equipment should find its way through your practice doors.
3 Important Steps to Do Due Diligence For a Successful OD Practice Purchase
Purchasing a practice is an exciting yet daunting process for both new grad and seasoned optometrists alike. One of the reasons purchasing a practice is so daunting is due to the uncertainty that comes with becoming the new owner of an existing business….Due diligence methodology for purchasing an optometric practice has been nearly universally defined by prominent valuation experts in the field. This is the 3 methodology that we will be discussing.
8 Dos and Don’ts When Purchasing an Optometry Practice
Practice ownership is often heralded as one of the pinnacles of an optometric career. Having ownership of a practice often allows for higher income, and more importantly: freedom and autonomy to practice as one sees fit. In my career, I have had the privilege of buying my own practice as well as helping others through the buying process… So whether you are a newly minted graduate looking to begin your legacy, or you are a seasoned veteran looking to acquire another piece of your empire – use these points to help guide you towards your next big purchase.