The Meeker Minute

With Dr. Ron Meeker

Trends in Polycarbonate Lens Sales

Trends in Polycarbonate Lens Sales

In an earlier report here, we explored the profile of patients most likely to adopt polycarbonate as their choice of lens material. In this report, we further explore the demand for polycarbonate lenses, this time by analyzing preferences for this material over time...

Managing with Metrics: Start With Revenue!

Managing with Metrics: Start With Revenue!

In the world of optometric practice, keeping track of metrics is essential for understanding and improving your business. Metrics are really just measurements. Like your clinical patient evaluations, business measurements give you valuable information that you can use...

Rosh Raval

Rosh Raval

Rosh Raval has been working with GPN Technologies for over three years as a Data Scientist. She has a passion for building machine learning models, creating python automation projects and analyzing data trends.  Prior to that she was an optometrist, tutored students...

About The Meeker Minute

You can change your practice for the better – one minute at a time. While “big initiatives” are always important to consider, oftentimes the real change happens in small moments, just a minute or two, as you implement sustainable, healthy habits that improve your practice in manageable, bite-size increments.

The Meeker Minute is a collection of quick wins that anybody can put into play. Build a better team, serve your patients better, and enjoy better business performance – one minute at a time..

About Ron Meeker

Dr. Meeker has been in practice in his home town of Vestal, NY since 1985. He is a graduate of Colgate University and the University of California at Berkeley School of Optometry. He has been a Fellow of the American Academy since 1988 and was among the first group of optometrists to achieve Diplomate of the American Board of Optometry in 2011. Dr. Meeker was an early adopter of electronic health records, beginning in 1997.

After 35 years in active practice, Dr. Meeker is transitioning his legacy practice to a younger practitioner as he turns his attention to the next phase of his career. He looks forward to sharing his expertise with the eyeTHRIVE community, and assisting other practitioners in developing their best practices.