Ophthalmology Access for Low-Income Families: Where We Are, Where We Should Be

Access to preventative ophthalmic care is not as widespread as it should be, particularly among lower-income communities. Recent statistics indicate that one out of every five children in the United States has vision problems. However, according to a 2016 report from Project HOPE, an international healthcare organization, children in less-affluent households are significantly less likely [...]

By |2019-07-08T20:43:36+00:00July 15th, 2019|Blog|

Transformations in Veterinary Care Mirror Healthcare Specializations for Humans

Historically, most pet owners viewed the veterinarian’s office as a one-stop shop. Unlike human patients, who might see one specialist for their irregular heartbeat and another for their itching eyes, veterinary general practitioners were expected to handle the majority of pet health concerns in-house. Referrals were rare; visits to specialists were even fewer. Today, our [...]

By |2020-06-16T15:48:18+00:00January 22nd, 2019|Blog|