When Does an Independent Private Practice Stop Being an Independent Private Practice?
By Mark Wright, OD, FCOVD,
and Carole Burns, OD, FCOVD
“Independent private practice” is a term over-used in optometry. Not all practices that use that term to describe themselves live up to the true definition of what it means to be independent and private. Here are signs that your practice is not actually as independent and private as you think, and how to achieve a truly independent practice.