Autorefractor Accuracy in Children


As nearsightedness spreads to younger generations, autorefractors are now at the forefront of detecting early signs of myopia.   As technology increasingly becomes a part of our everyday lives, myopia (nearsightedness) is on the rise, particularly...

Adapting Your Store’s Vision Exams for COVID-19


How you can change your store model to safely administer vision exams during COVID-19 Learn how to adapt your store model to keep your staff and customers safe. We spoke with Lumos Optical to hear about the steps they’re taking to safely provide...

The Socially Distanced Vision Exam


Introducing the Socially Distanced Vision Exam Smart Vision Exams are an easy addition to any glasses store to make your shop a one-stop destination. We spoke with Salem Opticals in North Carolina to get tips on operating your business during COVID-19...

Smart Vision Exam Demo


How to run a refraction exam during a pandemic? A few key points to remember Wear a face mask and gloves during the exam Use alcohol wipes to clean the device (including the eye cup) after each patient Keep 6 feet of physical distance between store...

Best Practices for Telemedicine Prescribing


Get ready to learn from veteran Doctor and legal expert, Dr. David Silverman on telemedicine platform best practices and prescribing. Dr. Silverman takes a deep dive into the language and best practices to communicate with doctors and technicians on the...

The Art of Prescribing with Telemedicine


The Art of Prescribing with Telemedicine Are you interested in the process of how our prescriptions get calculated? Learn from one of the experts! Dr. Lacey Dustin, analyzes different patient data and prescribes based on her years of practice. We cover...

The Telemedicine Advantage


The Telemedicine Advantage in Optometry In the last two weeks, we have been asked by many optometrists and Ophthalmologists on how to run telemedicine for their practices. They are looking for solutions to help them deliver service to patients during and...

Detecting Cataracts with Remote Wavefront Aberrometry


How the SVOne is detecting cataracts with remote Wavefront Aberrometry Detecting cataracts and referring for comprehensive care: Our wavefront refraction technology has the ability to detect early signs of cataract development. In this case, we...

Exploring Mobile Vision Care


Good Hope Ministries distributes over 10,000 pairs of reading and prescription glasses a year in Malawi Africa using their SVOne device. The Good Hope team travels to about 90-100 villages each year, in 2019 they helped about 15-60 patients in each rural...

The Future of Optical Retail is Convenience


Customer Spotlight: Modern Day OptX What technology do you use in your optical store?  I’ve used Smart Vision for three years.  My newest store technology creates an accurate 3D scan of your face; Capturing your biometric measurements....

Customer Spotlight: Empowering your Store


After using SVL for over two years, what stories do you have with your customers?  We had a customer in her early-twenties visit our LA stores. She did a quick Smart Vision exam and had a pair of glasses later that day, she put them on and walked over to...

Customer Spotlight: Becoming Profitable in 3 Months


Customer Spotlight with National Optical How long did it take you to make a profit with the SVOne? I broke even in about three months. I twas quite fast! We used to lose clients when they were told they had to wait for the one day that the doctor was in....