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Lessons learned from Shake Shack and Danny Meyer
Lessons learned from Shake Shack and Danny MeyerOT blogger Donna Suter shares the essential keys to success from master entrepreneur Danny Meyer, founder of Shake Shack. Implementing his tips will make your practice flourish!
3 things I learned about narcoticsBenjamin P. Casella, OD, FAAO, and chief optometric editor of Optometry Times, discusses three things on narcotic prescribing and drug diversion.
Dr. Mali's top 5 predictions in ophthalmology for 2018
Dr. Mali's top 5 predictions in ophthalmology for 2018Josh Mali, MD, shares his predictions for the 2018 ophthalmic year.
USPSTF: Ovarian cancer screening not recommended for low-risk womenIn a new statement, the US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) is recommending against ovarian cancer screening for women who have no symptoms and no hereditary cancer syndromes. Plus: Breast MRI screening results in higher biopsy rates, according to a study.
New research in hair growthMethod grows skin from pluripotent stem cells, supports hair follicle growth and may provide the opportunity to study skin growth and hair regeneration.
Your patients are mobileā€¦ Is your marketing?Dr. Raminder Saluja explains why a savvy mobile patient experience is essential to getting your marketing right.
Strategic planningDermatologists must be aware of pending payment reductions and actively oppose Medicare's proposed elimination of global periods for certain procedures.
Transgender careIncreasing dermatologists' cultural competence in this community can eliminate a barrier to care.
Up-and-coming fillers and neuromodulatorsInjectable aesthetic products recently FDA-approved or in late stages of development include polycaprolactone, a new hyaluronic acid and multiple neuromodulators.
Biologics offer promise for hidradenitis suppurativa treatmentWith one approved biologic available and many more under investigation, the future of treatment for hidradenitis suppurativa looks very promising.