Jeffry Gerson, OD, FAAO

Jeffry Gerson, OD, FAAO

I'm a practicing optometrist in Kansas City, as well as an experienced speaker and author of several articles, including Review of Optometry and Optometric Management. I lecture internationally on diabetes and macular degeneration and serve as a consultant to several companies devoted to better optometric care of both diabetes and AMD. 

The views expressed in my AsEyeSeeIt posts are my own and do not necessarily reflect the views of VSP Global.

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Seeing the Full Picture of Diabetes

In the U.S., one in two adults has diabetes or prediabetes—and the numbers keep rising. As Doctors of Optometry (ODs), we can help slow the impact the disease can have on vision and overall health through early detection, intervention, and ...
Jeffry Gerson, OD, FAAO

New Opportunities for Free Continuing Education

For the fifth year, VSP Vision Care is sponsoring Eye on Wellness continuing education (CE) seminars for optometrists with A. Paul Chous, MA, OD, FAAO, and I as keynote speakers. What's really exciting is that VSP has expanded the number of seminars to ...
Jeffry Gerson, OD, FAAO

Free Continuing Education with VSP Eye on Wellness

In last week’s post, my colleague Daniel Mannen, OD, FAAO, wrote about delivering excellence in patient care—the kind of care patients want. One of the ways we can deliver top-quality patient care is to invest our time in continuing education.I’d like ...