Review of Optometric Business: How to Present Ortho-K to Patients and Parents


I am often asked by fellow doctors how I explain Ortho-K to my patients. It’s simple: I use simple, easy-to-understand terms. Ortho-K is by far the most enjoyable part of my busy practice, and I believe all optometrists should offer it. However, many potential candidates can be lost if they think it is too complicated, too risky, or if they don’t understand how Ortho-K works. I am a single practitioner in a Michigan town of a little more than 2,000 residents, and I have been able to develop a busy Ortho-K specialty by developing my skills and getting the word out. Read More