ODT blog

Be present with your patients
Be present with your patientsMake a more deliberate effort to be present with your patients
Looking back at 2016
Looking back at 2016Before the new year gets too far along, let’s take a brief look at the happenings in the pages of Optometry Times during 2016.
6 steps to open a practice
6 steps to open a practiceOpening a practice of your own can be quite overwhelming and can leave you wondering where to start.
5 steps to creating a budget
5 steps to creating a budgetApplying the Golden Metric when creating a budget and increasing your profits
How to combat stress in your lifeI am sure we are all familiar with stress because I do not think you can become an OD without dealing with a large amount of it. In case you are not aware, stress is good in short doses. But large daily doses over years is bad.
Unleash your practice’s equipment by changing your mindsetOne thing that we always liked about our mentors is that they never looked at a problem from just one angle
Does your practice have a hive mentality?You’ve probably heard the term “hive mentality” before. Many times its meaning does not carry a positive connotation.
UWF: ultra-widefield imaging or ultra-widefield fighting?Can we talk a few minutes about ultra-widefield imaging (UWF) without another kind of UWF (ultra-widespread fighting) breaking out?
Demodex update: 4 things you need to knowDr. Scott Schachter discusses four updates to demodex blepharitis, from diagnosis to management
Scary good tips to celebrate Halloween at the office
Scary good tips to celebrate Halloween at the officeHere are a couple of tips our practice uses to celebrate the Halloween fun safely and successfully.