Steve Vargo, OD

Optometric Practice Management Consultant


About Steve Vargo, OD

Steve Vargo, OD, MBA is a 1998 graduate of the Illinois College of Optometry. A published author and speaker with 15 years of clinical experience, he now serves as IDOC’s Optometric Practice Management Consultant.
Since transitioning to a full-time practice management consultant, Dr. Vargo has performed over 3,000 consultations and coaching sessions with hundreds of independent optometry practices across the country. He speaks regularly at industry conferences, has been published in numerous industry publications, has a regular column in Optometric Management titled “The CEO Challenge”, and is a contributing author to the widely read “Optometric Management Tip of the Week” article.
Dr. Vargo has authored 3 books on the subjects of staff management, leadership and selling. His most recent book, But I Don’t Sell, became a #1 best seller on Amazon for the Optometry category.

Recent From Steve

The Antidote to Professional Burnout

The Antidote to Professional Burnout

Are you experiencing burnout in your professional career? It’s okay, you can admit it. You’re not alone. In fact, studies have found that approximately 50 percent of physicians are suffering from burnout.