OD News Articles

Four times a year our doctors share insights on various topics in OD News, our newsletter for optometry. I hope you find this information interesting and helpful to your practice.

If you have not received certain articles, or wish to review past topics, the entire archive is available on this page. As medical eye care continues to advance and change, some information will undoubtedly be supplanted by new knowledge.


David Stanfield, OD OD Director

9th April 2019

Thinking Beyond the Eye in Ocular Surgery

by Kerri Norris, OD Kennewick, WA

The eye is a small and complex organ. But as optometric physicians, our job doesn’t stop there. Seeing our patients as a whole, taking into account systemic and infectious disease, mental status, and other concerns enables us to provide the very best care. And as patients consider eye surgery, thorough pre-operative evaluations provide the foundation for successful outcomes.

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