Introduction to Dr. Stephen Taylor, Optometrist & Owner, Mayfair Optometric Clinic

DrTaylorpodcastOct19th

John Juricic of Harbour Digital Media @ his Vancouver Island Technology Park office interviewing Dr. Stephen Taylor, Mayfair Optometric Clinic.

~ 2:15 – All about Contact Lenses fitting

    • ~2:55 – Young people (25-40) still using contact lenses?
    • ~3:45 – “…we can fit more people with contact lenses than ever before…”
    • ~5:20 – digging into the details of contact lenses, fitting, specialty fitting…

~ 8:10 – How has eye care changed over the last 20 years?

    • eye & health care integral to the North American eye care medical model
    • ~ 12:00 – big box store delivery model discussed
    • ~ 13:35 – customer service is king…

~ 16:30 – Definitions, descriptions

    • Optician, Optometrist & General Practitioner, Ophthalmologist
    • the eye and health care professional team

~ 18:25 – How has internet & technology impacted the Optometric Clinic business model?

    • ecommerce
    • eye health
    • eye glasses by mail order…is this an expanding industry?

~ 22:45 – Customer Service / Dr. Taylor BC Optometrist of the Year 

~ 25:20 – New Instruments for the Mayfair Optometric Clinic

    • Diagnostic Instrument, OCT: Ocular Coherence Tomographer
      • OCT can pick up early stages of macular degeneration, diabetic change & glaucoma
    • integration into the eye exam sequence
    • Result: Mayfair Optometric Clinic is a Full Scope practise: medical / eye care / retail & dispensary 

~28:00 – Seahawks chatter