TITLE

20 Questions -- Optometrist Stephanie Maxfield

PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Optometry Today;4/8/2011, Vol. 51 Issue 7, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with Stephanie Maxfield, an optometrist for Conlons, is presented. Maxfield appreciates the new technology available in her profession. She reports the success of Conlons' support of Eye Aid Africa, a charity project, with its donation of a pair of glasses to people in Ghana for each one bought. She wishes that businesses within the optometry industry would be more united to provide greater services.
ACCESSION #
60631507

 

Related Articles

  • On buying spectacles and other things... Carswell, Richard // Optometry Today;1/11/2013, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p12 

    The author shares his views on the challenges facing British optometry in 2013. He expresses his disappointment over the high prices of eyeglass frames and lenses being sold by independent optometrists. He notes the decrease in optometrists' salaries by 27% in the last five years and the...

  • Your Patient Has A Screw Loose. Vickers, Montgomery // Review of Optometry;3/15/2004, Vol. 141 Issue 3, p29 

    Provides insights into optometry. Advice on prescribing an eyeglass; Dispensing and repairs of glasses; Temple lengths of frames.

  • Tips to Decrease Remakes -- Part 1. DeWolfe, Bethany // 20/20;Oct2014, Vol. 41 Issue 12, p139 

    The article offers tips to decrease lens remakes. Topics include the cost of goods increases each time an order is made, how to acquire accurate measurements, and the importance of proper frame fit. It also discusses several areas when analyzing the habitual glasses, including base curve, lens...

  • Giving. McGirt, Ellen // Money;Nov2003, Vol. 32 Issue 12, p40 

    The article presents a profile of Ron Cuevas, an optometrist with LensCrafters who is part of a group of globetrotting eye doctors and technicians who bring free eye exams and recycled eyeglasses to the world's poor. Cuevas made his first trip, to Panama, in 1992. Toting $20,000 worth of...

  • BRIEFING.  // Optometry Today;1/13/2012, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p10 

    The article offers news briefs in the British optometry sector. A new toolkit called "Evolve for Vision" was launched by sight loss charity, the Thomas Pocklington Trust. Polaroid is scheduled to introduce its 2012 collection during an open day and cocktail reception in central London, England...

  • Work-based training--a route map to success.  // Optometry Today;10/5/2012, Vol. 52 Issue 19, p38 

    The article focuses on Worshipful Company of Spectacle Makers (WCSM) who worked with Conlons on a programme, the Level 2 Diploma on Optical Retail Skills that focuses on competence in optical and retail skills and intended for assistants working in practice. The programme is indicated as a...

  • Learn More about Sports Vision.  // Review of Optometry;Jun2008 Women in Optometry, Vol. 145, p9 

    The article provides information on the web site www.aoa.org from the American Optometric Association (AOA) Sports Vision Section. The site offers the visual skills needed for a variety of sports as well as emphasizes the need for protective eyewear. Furthermore, patients and student athletes...

  • 8 Effective Dispensary -- Building Strategies. Kirby, Jennifer // Review of Optometry;3/15/2004, Vol. 141 Issue 3, p39 

    Suggests effective strategies to improve optometrist's clinical practice. Need to educate the patients with a personal touch; Avoidance of the appearance of a sales pitch; Tool for personalized service; Role of knowledgeable and friendly staff; Correlation of dispensary with practice location;...

  • Spectacle prescribing in childhood: a survey of hospital optometrists. Farbrother, J E // British Journal of Ophthalmology;Mar2008, Vol. 92 Issue 3, p392 

    Background/aims: To determine the spectacle prescribing practices of hospital optometrists for infants and young children. Methods: A two-part survey relating to the prescribing of spectacles for non-strabismic children aged one to five years was distributed to all delegates at the 2006 Annual...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics