Welcome to the March edition of The OD Advocate, our information-packed quarterly newsletter. We hope you’ll enjoy the content we’ve presented, and of course, we’d love to hear your feedback!
Surgeon Insights: Dr. Wright
Dr. Brian Wright weighs in on cataract post op expectations.
Mann Eye Scheduling Portal
Mann Eye is excited to present the OD Portal! This application will allow you, the Co-managing Optometrist, greater access to your patient’s care as well as expanded communication with Mann Eye. Some features include Real-time scheduling at a Mann Eye facility, secure messaging, and access to notes from your patient’s visit at Mann Eye. We are committed to providing the best care to your patients while maintaining your involvement in the process!
Compliant Comanagement Payment System
Simple, compliant, multi-party healthcare payments
We are excited to bring you CoFi. With CoFi, patients can pay two or more parties — surgeon, optometrist, facility — right at the surgeon’s office. CoFi brings increased compliance, ease of use for
patients, and faster collections through direct deposit.
Upcoming Virtual Continuing Education Event: 2022 CoManagement Compliance
Brian Wright, MD shares an overview of CoManagement Compliance in our next virtual CE presentation on March 31st at 6:30.
Tip of the Month: Real Time Scheduling-Patient Portal
No more back and forth phone calls or lost faxes. Schedule your patient before they leave your office with real-time access to availability on Mann Eye Institute’s schedule. Enter (or bypass) insurance information, select appointment type, date and time.
Join us in welcoming Alex Hacopian MD to the Mann Eye Team
Dr. Hacopian is a comprehensive ophthalmologist specializing in Advanced LASIK, Refractive Lens Exchange and complete eye care, including Corneal Cross-Linking for Keratoconus as well as glaucoma treatment with the latest advancements in MIGS (Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgery). He also performs Laser-Assisted Cataract Surgery with Active Life Lenses.
Born and raised in Houston, Dr. Hacopian attended the University of Texas at Austin, where he graduated with honors with degrees in Neurobiology and Psychology. He graduated from medical school at the University of Texas at Houston before completing an ophthalmology residency at the George Washington University in Washington, DC, where he served as chief resident his senior year.
New Location – Mann Eye Fannin
Mann Eye Institute’s flagship office on Main Street in Houston has relocated to the brand new Museo, Institute for the Medical Arts on March 21st, a premier medical office complex situated in the Museum District at 5115 Fannin Street. Located adjacent to the Texas Medical Center campus, which is the largest medical center in the world, Mann Eye’s new location will be just across the street from the current Main Street office.