Demodex update: 4 things you need to know October 26, 2016 By Scott Schachter OD Dr. Scott Schachter discusses four updates to demodex blepharitis, from diagnosis to management Scary good tips to celebrate Halloween at the office Here are a couple of tips our practice uses to celebrate the Halloween fun safely and successfully. The power of the celebrity spokesperson In the past when you thought of Jennifer Aniston, the girl-next-door character Rachel from Friends would come to mind. Could there be a dress code for ODs? Dress for success. We’ve heard this tired old cliché for years. Most offices have a written dress code for staff, but does that dress code also apply to the doctors? 5 ways to finish strong for 2016 One of the hallmarks of a good college football team is to finish strong. That means that as the team heads into the fourth quarter, it needs to close out the game and play all the way to the end. How a blue ocean strategy can keep you competitive What do you think it would be like to practice in an environment free of competition? How about having a complete lock on a market? Behind the scenes of Instagram practice photos We’re no exception to the online perfect perception. You only need to check out our practice Instagram page, @seeeyecareandeyewear, to see all the photos that I have painstakingly staged. How to get non-symptomatic dry eye patients to comply with treatment September 09, 2016 By Scott Schachter OD Dr. Scott Schachter offers advice on how to better manage non-symptomatic dry eye patients and encourage them to comply with your treatment plan Top 10 qualities of engineer patients I live in Madison, AL, one mile from the Marshall Space Center, where all the kids go to space camp. My son has been there five times and can give you the full tour of the facility. I also live one mile from Redstone Arsenal, which I can tell you firsthand has cows and missiles on it. 3 ways to reassess your goals heading into Q4 As summer winds down and the holidays begin to come into focus, it’s beneficial to take time to reevaluate the goals we set forth months prior. It’s time to take a look at how we’ve progressed in accomplishing them.