Home News Percentage of Women in Practice Inches Upwards

Percentage of Women in Practice Inches Upwards

As the number of ODs grows, so does the percentage of women

Every year, Women In Optometry looks at the number of practicing ODs in the U.S. and has noted steady growth in the percentage of practicing ODs who are women. This map reflects the rise in women ODs, especially in larger states. Note that in several states, the percentage of women ODs has already reached a tipping point, and several other large states seem poised to do so soon.

- Advertisment -

Most Popular

Look Up! Ceilings That Catch the Eye

Eyes to the sky! Design doesn't stop with signage and wall paint; what's above eye level counts for something, too. These featured offices expand themselves vertically...

Maybe It’s Not That You Need More Staff — But Different Staffing Solutions

One of the ongoing challenges for optometric practices is finding and retaining staff. When offices are short-staffed or staff members need to be trained...

Leveraging Business Solutions for Increased Efficiency, Savings

For years, Patricia Ward Adams, OD, has been counting on ABB Optical Group to bring convenience and reliability to her contact lens business. Several...

California Dreamin’: Trina Turk Talks Design Inspiration Behind Bold Eyewear Brand

For the past six years, Southern California designer Trina Turk and her “optimistic fashion” inspired by the architecture, landscape and mix of California, has...