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Latest Episodes

Optometry Podcast: Tom Barracato Shares his Journey in Eyecare and OptiCon
September 09, 2019

Few people have served their profession as much as Tom Barracato.  As an optician and owner of the small, family business Adolph Optical in Akron, Ohio he has volunteered his voice as a leader for opticianry as member and past-chairperson of the board ...

Primary Eye Guys Episode 29: Hosptial Externship
September 08, 2019

This week the Primary Eye Guys are reunited in Dublin to talk about their hospital externship prior to the beginning of four year. Tune in to find out what was most enjoyable and the experience and what specialties within ophthalmology proved be most h...

Lunch Date with Rachel and Kate Episode 33: Unpaid Work
September 05, 2019

Who does most of the work at your house? No, this isn’t about hours worked in the week and who brings home the biggest paycheck, but the amount of unpaid work done. Unpaid work consists of raising children, running errands, household chores,

Optometry Podcast: Having Success With CLEAR CARE® PLUS Lens Care Solution Is Easy!
September 03, 2019

Defocus Media and Dr. April Jasper were compensated by Alcon for participating in this podcast. As practitioners, we want our patients to get the most out of their contact lens wearing experience. Prescribing the right lens care solution and educating ...

Optometry Podcast: Having Success With CLEAR CARE® PLUS Lens Care Solution Is Easy!
September 03, 2019

Defocus Media and Dr. April Jasper were compensated by Alcon for participating in this podcast. As practitioners, we want our patients to get the most out of their contact lens wearing experience. Prescribing the right lens care solution and educating ...

Optometry Podcast: Dr. Mark Dunbar Talks The Battle at the Sands
August 27, 2019

On this week’s podcast, Dr. Darryl Glover caught up with one of the pre-eminent ocular disease optometrists in the US, Dr. Mark Dunbar.  He shares how he found optometry as a career, the decisions that shaped his passion for ocular disease,

Optometry Podcast: How to Balance Optometry and Motherhood
August 26, 2019

In this podcast, new mother Jennifer Lyerly, OD, talks with Drs. Arian Fartash and Gabriela Olivares about balancing their careers as new moms.  

Primary Eye Guys Episode 28: Summer Review and Prepping for Fourth Year
August 25, 2019

For the first time as Gagan and I don’t get to get record right beside each other! Tune in as we connect from opposite sides of Canada to review our summers in optometry and otherwise. We also talk plans for the fourth year in Dublin – and hypothesize ...

Lunch Date with Rachel and Kate Episode 32: Uncomfortable Patient Encounters
August 22, 2019

Every once in a while, a patient will see your relationship as more friendly than professional and chose to say comments that are not appropriate. Sometimes this can be about your gender, your sexuality, your race, your ethnicity or your religion.

Optometry Podcast: CLEAR CARE® PLUS Contact Lens Care — Scientific Evidence For An Easy Choice
August 21, 2019

Defocus Media and Dr. Christopher Lievens were compensated by Alcon for participating in this podcast. Not all lens care systems are the same, and what practitioners recommend can have a big impact on patients’ lens-wearing experience.