rhiannon bowman

Building online CPD capacity

The pandemic prompted a rethink of the way Orthoptics Australia delivered its events. The unexpected advantages mean some online components will be here to stay, writes President JANE SCHULLER. Read more

The power of lens decentration

The skill to decentre a lens saves both time and money and can be the defining service that separates the practice from the rest of the pack. ROWAN SMITH details the calculations involved. Read more

Buying into the independent optometry dream

As the current economic climate prompts optometrists to reconsider practice valuations, exit plans and buyer interest, RHIANNON BOWMAN reflects on where opportunities lie for the next generation of independent practice owners. Read more

Telling it like it is: kids and contact lenses

A multitude of studies both on self-esteem and myopia control show kids as young as eight can manage contact lenses safely and competently. Insight speaks with eyecare practitioners and academics about treating this younger age group. Read more