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Dyllan Thweatt

Dyllan is a UC San Diego graduate and the Associate Editor for NewGradOptometry and CovalentCareers. In his time out of the office he is also a full-time Dungeon Master, pet dad, and an avid tea drinker.

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Resources
Pathways to Leadership in Corporate Optometry
Eyecare July 30th, 2019
Pathways to Leadership in Corporate Optometry

Learn the ins and outs of what it means to work in corporate optometry from some of the biggest names in the industry.

Holistic Medicine in Optometry
Eyecare July 24th, 2019
Holistic Medicine in Optometry

Dr. Danielle Richardson discusses holistic medicine in optometry. Learn what that means and how you can take a holistic approach to eye care.

Optometrist Talk: Starting New Optometry Practices in 2019
Eyecare July 23rd, 2019
Optometrist Talk: Starting New Optometry Practices in 2019

Learn more about opening a new optometry practice in 2019 from these ODs who are currently in the midst of their new cold start practices.

Expanding Scope of Practice - Optometry and Advocacy
Eyecare July 19th, 2019
Expanding Scope of Practice - Optometry and Advocacy

Dr. Aaron Punim discusses expanding scope of practice in optometry and why advocacy matters.

Marketing4ECPs Talks Eye Care Marketing
Eyecare July 18th, 2019
Marketing4ECPs Talks Eye Care Marketing

Marketing your eyecare practice takes effort, but if no one else is doing it right, you can make a big impact if you get started today!

Optometry Residency – A Great Entry Point Into Specialty Eyecare
Eyecare July 17th, 2019
Optometry Residency – A Great Entry Point Into Specialty Eyecare

One great way that ODs can set themselves up for specialty care is by completing an optometry residency. Learn about some of the different options!

Equipping Your Practice to Bring an End to High Myopia
Eyecare July 11th, 2019
Equipping Your Practice to Bring an End to High Myopia

Dr. Areen Hosein joined us at Vision Expo to discuss how optometry can leverage the tools and resources available to bring an end to high myopia.

How to Build a Brand with Drs. Jennifer Tsai and William To
Eyecare June 26th, 2019
How to Build a Brand with Drs. Jennifer Tsai and William To

In this video interview, Drs. Jennifer Tsai and William To discuss how to build a personal and professional brand.

Parasym PlusTM: Vagus Nerve SupportTM & Dry Eye Relief
Eyecare May 28th, 2019
Parasym PlusTM: Vagus Nerve SupportTM & Dry Eye Relief

Parasym Plus™ can change the way patients manage their dry eye alongside existing treatment options. Keep up to date with the newest supplements in eyecare.

CovalentCareers' CEO and CFO: Tips for Starting Up
All May 13th, 2019
CovalentCareers' CEO and CFO: Tips for Starting Up

If you've thought about starting your own business, take advice from people who have already been there. Drs. Matt Geller and Brett Kestenbaum share their story of starting CovalentCareers.

Pathways to Leadership in Corporate Optometry
Eyecare May 8th, 2019
Pathways to Leadership in Corporate Optometry

Some of the biggest names in corporate optometry from Walmart to National Vision sat down with our team to discuss their role as leaders in the industry.

Women in Healthcare: Changing the Landscape of Optometry
Eyecare May 2nd, 2019
Women in Healthcare: Changing the Landscape of Optometry

We sat down at Vision Expo to discuss the state of the optometry industry with some of the women shaping the future of the profession.

From New Grad to Owner: Owning Your Own Practice After Optometry School
Eyecare April 30th, 2019
From New Grad to Owner: Owning Your Own Practice After Optometry School

Opening a practice as a new grad can be especially difficult, but taking your time and building a plan can lead to a successful new business.

Dr. Kambiz Silani: Bringing Concierge Healthcare to Optometry
Eyecare April 26th, 2019
Dr. Kambiz Silani: Bringing Concierge Healthcare to Optometry

Dr. Kambiz Silani, OD discusses his role operating a high-end optometry practice and how he serves his community through concierge optometry.

Getting Comfortable With Medical Eyecare
Eyecare April 24th, 2019
Getting Comfortable With Medical Eyecare

Medical optometry may feel like a wholly unique challenge as an OD, but Drs. Patricia Fulmer and Scot Morris emphasize that any OD is equipped to handle it!

Investing, Paying Student Loans, and Saving Money After Optometry School
Eyecare April 17th, 2019
Investing, Paying Student Loans, and Saving Money After Optometry School

In this video interview, we talk about how new healthcare professionals can invest, pay off student loans, and save money when they get out of school.

The iCare Advisors & the Future of Private Practice Optometry
Eyecare April 15th, 2019
The iCare Advisors & the Future of Private Practice Optometry

iCare Advisors and Dr. Patricia Fulmer discuss the future of private practice optometry, finding the perfect position, and selling your optometry practice.

Dr. Alan Glazier Discusses Selling His Optometry Practice To Private Equity
Eyecare April 11th, 2019
Dr. Alan Glazier Discusses Selling His Optometry Practice To Private Equity

Dr. Alan Glazier and Dr. Antonio Chirumbolo chat at VEW 2018 to discuss the growing relationship between private equity and the eyecare industry.

Inspiring a Shared Vision Within Your Organization
Eyecare April 10th, 2019
Inspiring a Shared Vision Within Your Organization

CovalentCareers' CEO, Dr. Matt Geller, discusses the importance of building and maintaining a shared vision of your company during Vision Expo West 2018.

How to Grow an Optometry Practice to Multiple Locations
Eyecare April 9th, 2019
How to Grow an Optometry Practice to Multiple Locations

Dr. Tony Clark discusses scaling and growing an optometry practice to multiple locations as well as the secrets to growing and maintaining your brand.

Meeting Financial Goals for New Healthcare Professionals
Eyecare April 4th, 2019
Meeting Financial Goals for New Healthcare Professionals

Developing proper financial goals is essential. But don't take it from us, take it from two finance professionals!

Tips on Money Management for Optometrists
Eyecare April 1st, 2019
Tips on Money Management for Optometrists

You're done with school, you're getting paid, and you have so many things to pay off, buy, and save for. Join us to discuss budgeting, saving, and investing for optometrists and learn how to prioritize those payments.

Understanding the Different Types of Business Entities for Healthcare Professionals
Eyecare March 29th, 2019
Understanding the Different Types of Business Entities for Healthcare Professionals

There's a wide variety of business entity designations, but knowing which designation is right for your business can make a huge difference.

Quarterly Payments for Independent Contractor Optometrists
Eyecare March 22nd, 2019
Quarterly Payments for Independent Contractor Optometrists

While taxes may be unavoidable, following the correct financial plan can make sure they're manageable, especially as an independent contractor.