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    Looking back at 2016

    Before the new year gets too far along, let’s take a brief look at the happenings in the pages of Optometry Times during 2016.

    The past year started much like other years: Doctors are worried about financial obstacles and their bottom lines. John Rumpakis, OD, and Bryan Rogoff, OD, began the year identifying problems for optometrists in 2016: increasing deductibles, increased competition from corporate opticals, and patient access to eyecare for the year.

    Related: 5 financial challenges ODs will face in 2016

    Where did we go from there?

    Click here to revisit the top stories of 2016

    Ernie Bowling, OD, MS, FAAO
    Dr. Ernie Bowling is Chief Optometric Editor of Optometry Times. He received his Doctor of Optometry and Master of Science in ...

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