Fitting specialty lenses is as much an art as it is a science.
That’s why we’re thrilled about the launch of our new video series and podcast – Dede Talks: The Art of Specialty Lenses, hosted by Dede Reyes, FCLSA, Professional Education Consultant, Specialty Vision Products.
With a new episode every month, a specialty lens expert and a featured artist will join Dede to explore the many facets of specialty lenses and the art of contact fitting. The panel will also dive into the featured artist’s portfolio to showcase the many talents of ECPs across the country, including a variety of artistic mediums, such as painting, photography, food, sculptures, and more.
Episode 22: Dede talks with Jason Jedlicka, OD, FAAO
In this episode, Dede talks with Jason Jedlicka OD, Professor at Indiana University School of Optometry. Tune in as he gives his tips and tricks for integrating scleral lenses into your practice. Also, find some real-world advice for new graduates. Learn More at https://abboptical.com/practitioner-resources/dedetalks.
Episode 21: Dede talks with Katherine K. Weise, OD, MBA, FAAO
Dede talks with Katherine Weise OD, MBA, Lead Team Physician for Vision at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Tune in as she gives her insight on sports medicine, how to get started, and the why. Also, find out how Altius Performance Tinted Contact Lenses can help improve on-field performance. Learn more at https://abboptical.com/practitioner-resources/dedetalks
Episode 20: Dede talks with Jennifer Harthan, Professor at Illinois College of Optometry
Dede talks today with Jenn Harthan OD, Professor at the Illinois College of Optometry. Tune in as she provides her valuable insight into specialty lenses, setting expectations, and choosing specialty designs. Also, learn about Jenn’s talent for design and constructing in many aspects of life and contact lenses. Learn more at https://abboptical.com/practitioner-resources/dedetalks
Episode 19: Dede chats with the 2022 Optometry Student Challenge poster winners
On this most recent episode of The Art of Specialty Lenses, Dede sits down to talk with the three winners of the 8th Annual Optometry Student Challenge Poster Contest, sponsored by ABB Optical Group and CooperVision Specialty Lenses. Learn more at https://abboptical.com/practitioner-resources/dedetalks
Episode 18: Dede talks with Dr. Lindsay Sicks, OD
Dede chats with Dr. Lindsay Sicks from Illinois College of Optometry. Lindsay talks about the need for GP lenses and education in practices. She also shows some of her other special talents. Learn more at https://abboptical.com/practitioner-resources/dedetalks
Episode 17: Dede chats with Dr. Scott Keating, OD
Dede has a live conversation with Dr. Scott Keating at Vision Expo West. They discuss multifocal lens success, ABBY’s use in the practice and business tips. Learn more at https://abboptical.com/practitioner-resources/dedetalks