AdVANCEd Patient Care: A podcast series by Vance Thompson Vision

Welcome to AdVANCEd Patient Care, the exclusive podcast series by Vance Thompson Vision. Our purpose is to keep you at the forefront of the optometry field through dynamic insights, practical clinic tips, and engaging expert discussions. Join us on a journey of continuous learning and professional growth as we delve into the latest advancements in eye care. Our mission is clear: empower eycare providers with the knowledge and tools needed to provide exceptional patient care. At AdVANCEd Patient Care, we are dedicated to elevating eyecare, one episode at a time.

Episodes are available below or by clicking on your favorite podcast platform!




Glaucomania: Breaking Down the Facts (January 2024)

In this episode, we bring you expert insights from leading ophthalmologists, optometrists, and researchers, shedding light on glaucoma detection, management, and surgical advancements. Discover the science behind elevated intraocular pressure, the role of genetics, and the innovative technologies shaping the future of glaucoma care.

Full Episode

Part1 - Diagnostics

Part 2 - Treatment

Part 3 - Panel Q & A

Part 4 - Post-Operative Care

The Cataract Compass (February 2024)

Whether you're a seasoned optometry professional or just starting your career, this podcast aims to empower you with the knowledge needed to navigate the evolving landscape of cataract care. Learn about emerging trends, effective communication strategies with patients, and how to seamlessly collaborate with ophthalmic colleagues.

The Cataract Compass - Full Episode

The Cataract Compass, Part 1: Pre-Op

The Cataract Compass, Part 2: IOL Options

The Cataract Compass, Part 3: What Would You Do?

The Cataract Compass, Part 4: Post Op

Dry Eye Dialogue (March 2024)

Welcome to "Dry Eye Dialogue," the podcast where we dive deep into the world of dry eye and explore the various facets of this common yet often underestimated eye condition. Join us as we bring together leading experts, and optometrists to unravel the complexities, share experiences, and provide valuable insights into managing dry eye.

Dry Eye Dialogue - Full Episode

Dry Eye Dialogue, Part 1: Diagnostics & Treatment

Dry Eye Dialogue, Part 2: Treatments

Dry Eye Dialogue, Part 3: What Would You Do?

Dry Eye Dialogue, Part 4: Implementing in Your Practice

Sharp Sight Sessions (April 2024)

Tune in as we discuss the world of refractive surgery. We'll cover topics ranging from the pre-op considerations to post-op care, providing a comprehensive clinical resource on LASIK

Sharp Sight Sessions: The LASIK Experience, Part 1: Pre Op

Sharp Sight Sessions: The LASIK Experience, Part 2: Planning & Treatment

Sharp Sight Sessions: The LASIK Experience, Part 3: Post Op

The Research Review (May 2024)

In this episode, we sit down with leading researchers and experts in the field to discuss cutting-edge studies, emerging technologies, and the collaborative efforts driving progress in eye care. "A Research Review" is your window into the dynamic world of eye research.

The Research Review, Full Episode

The Research Review, Part 1: Trial Phases

The Research Review, Part 2: Research Funding

The Research Review, Part 3: Enrolling Studies and Candidacy

The Research Review, Part 4: Inclusion & Exclusion

The Myopia Mission (May 2024)

From the science behind myopia to practical tips for maintaining eye health, we cover it all. Our goal is to empower listeners with knowledge, dispel myths, and foster a community dedicated to preserving clear vision. Together, we'll unravel the mysteries of myopia control, share success stories, and explore the frontier where science meets sight.

The Myopia Mission, Full Episode

Cataract Awareness Month (June 2024)

In honor of Cataract Awareness Month, this episode explores the latest options in cataract surgery, the importance of collaborative care between optometrists and ophthalmologists, and future innovations in cataract surgery. Join us for a comprehensive discussion aimed at enhancing patient care.

Cataract Awareness Month, Full Episode

Cataract Awareness Month, Part 1: Enhancing the Patient Experience

Cataract Awareness Month, Part 2: Collaborative Care in Cataract Surgery

Cataract Awareness Month, Part 3: The Future of Cataract Surgery