In practice

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How do I...educate and engage with patients

21 July 2017 by Emily McCormick

Owner of Lofus Optical, John Prouse, discusses the benefits of practice presentations

The CrossEyes criteria

27 June 2017 by Emily McCormick

OT  speaks to the new co-CEO of CrossEyes in the UK and Ireland, Harpreet Kular, as she and Amardip Kular prepare to expand the multiple’s presence

Screening protocol

25 June 2017 by Emily McCormick

OT  poses a monthly scenario from a practitioner. This month, we look at Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks

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An IP-armed workforce

04 August 2017 by Emily McCormick

OT  speaks to clinical services director at Optical Express, Stephen Hannan, about the multiple’s drive to create an IP-qualified workforce within its practices

Kajal Shah

All abroad

31 July 2017 by Emily McCormick, Laurence Derbyshire

Optometrist Dr Kajal Shah on working to influence eye care in developing countries and the positive impact it has had on practising as a franchisee owner in the UK

Inside...Edmonds & Slatter Opticians

23 July 2017 by Emily McCormick

Business development manager at Edmonds & Slatter, Jess Slatter, on what the independent looks for in its staff

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Research satisfaction

18 August 2017 by Ian Beasley

OT  speaks to John Maguire about researching the electrical activity of different types of photoreceptors in the retina

Understanding how to manage dry eye is crucial

11 August 2017 by Selina Powell

The British Contact Lens Association’s 2017 Dry Eye Practitioner of the Year, Nick Dash, shares his thoughts with OT 

I could not live without...Social media

06 August 2017 by Emily McCormick

Owner of Birmingham-based Spectacle Emporium, Janan Choudhury, discusses the importance of social media to the success of his independent practice