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Alan Glazier, FAAO, OD


Upcoming Seminars

annual winter meeting in the beautiful Nassau and world famous Atlantis resort
January 23, 24, 25, 2020


Myopia Control


The Business of Myopia Control (COPE Pending)
The Hardest Part of Myopia Management: Talking to the Parents (COPE Pending)

Dr. Glazier is the founder and visionary behind ODs on Facebook and ODsOnFB.com, the eye care industry's largest and most highly engaged eye care organization online OR off, with over 38,000 members. He is the founder of Shady Grove Eye and Vision Care serving the Rockville, Maryland suburbs of Washington, DC. He is a partner and business development executive in Total Eye Care Partners, enabling Optometrists with mature practices a medical model legacy exit

Recent Accomplishments:
2011-2012 - voted one of the most influential optometrists in the US by the VisionMonday organization.
2015 - selected as one of the 50 most influential optometrists ever by his peers
2016 - named "Visionary" by Vision Expo organization
2016 - selected as one of 250 innovators in Optometry by PCON Magazine
2017 - honored as Maryland Optometrist of the Year

Contributing editor to Optometric Management Magazine and Optometry Times Magazine
Inventor on 7 issued patents in computer science and ophthalmology.
Sought-after lecturer on clinical topics, practice marketing and myopia control.
Author of books, "Searchial Marketing", "Customer Communication Software", numerous journal articles.
Founder of MyopiaInstitute.com, award-winning eye care blog
Consultant for Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, VTI Vision, PRN, Percept Corp, Hue AI, Essilor, EverydayContacts.com, Total ECP, GPN
Serves on many boards inside and outside the eye care industry.

Dr. Glazier has been interviewed by CNN, NBC, CBS, Entrepreneur magazine, INC Magazine, Blog Talk Radio and Network Solutions.