He worries that he put a guide-dog out of business.

Dr. Errol Rummel, who owns an eye-care center in Jackson, NJ, looks back over a long career and remembers one patient as a particularly satisfying success story. “A person with constricted vision due to … retinitis pigmentosa came in with his guide dog,” Rummel recalls. “He was legally blind by definition. ‘How am I going to help a blind person,’ I thought. I figured out a protocol of using reverse telescope glasses to expand his peripheral field of vision. He walked outside for the first time in years without having to use the guide dog. I feel good that I helped the patient, but I felt bad that I may have put the guide dog out of business.”

Read more and see images at Asbury Park Press


Hear What the Industry Thinks About the Ultimate Lens Package by Essilor

Eye care professionals, patients, and Essilor sales consultants shared their feedback on the Ultimate Lens Package. Watch to see why they believe the innovation behind the lens can make the difference for your practice and for your patients. For more information on the Ultimate Lens Package, contact an Essilor Sales Consultant or click here.


Promoted Headlines