Posts filed under: Ophthalmic

The Ideal Auto Ref-Keratometer, According to an Acclaimed Optometrist

Dr. Robert Gerowitz is an internationally recognized Optometrist and Orthokeratology specialist based out of Paladine, Illinois, and a long time customer of Coburn. Since 2000, he has been successfully managing progressive myopia in Chicago’s Northwest suburbs. In 1994, Dr. Gerowitz […]

Continue Reading →

Bring it In-House: The ECP’s Guide to Claiming Independence

There is a lot of chatter in the industry right now about feeling restrained and not having the ability to choose who to work with, and with that, there are a lot of questions with unknown answers. Now, more than […]

Continue Reading →

When Do Insurance Companies Consider Fundus Photography Medically Necessary?

The year 2020 shows great advancements in fundus photography for treating eye conditions, yet many insurance companies still have strict policies in place concerning medical necessity and coverage. When is fundus photography considered medically necessary? Understanding the qualifying diagnoses can […]

Continue Reading →

Auto Refractors: What to Look for & How They Compare in the Market

Auto refractors are a helpful tool when determining the level of refractive error in the eye. Gone are the days when optometrists relied solely on the patient’s input to determine the prescription needed. With an auto refractor, precise measurements are […]

Continue Reading →

6 Diseases Digital Retinal Imaging Can Help Detect Sooner

The eyes are the window to the soul. We say—the retina is the window to a diagnosis.  Digital retinal imaging offers detailed views of the retina, making it easier to detect disease. Early eye disease detection helps ensure that […]

Continue Reading →