In the News

In the News

Spokane Eye Clinic is the region's leading eye care center, delivering the most advanced, specialized services to treat any eye condition. Read the latest about its comprehensive eye care services, newest technologies, and surgical techniques as well as interesting articles you might find of benefit and our community involvement.

Holiday Closures for Spokane Eye Clinic

Posted by L. Werner on October 14, 2014

So that our physicians and staff may spend time with their families, the clinic will be closed some during the holiday season.

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Dr. Rory T. Allar joins Spokane Eye Clinic

Posted by L. Werner on September 25, 2014

Spokane Eye Clinic is pleased to announce that a new Glaucoma specialist will be joining the practice as of October 1, 2014.  Please see Dr. Allar's bio for more information about him.

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Dr. Krista I. Kinard to join Spokane Eye Clinic!

Posted by L. Werner on May 29, 2014

Spokane Eye Clinic is pleased to announce the arrival of Dr. Krista I. Kinard, Neuro-Ophthalmologist, to the clinic as of mid July, 2014.  Please read her bio under the Physicians section of our website.  Welcome Dr. Kinard!

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Dr. Guglielmo Travels to Africa to Help People in Need

Posted by L. Werner on March 20, 2014

Dr. Guglielmo, one of our Retina physicians, traveled to an ophthalmic missionary clinic in Benguela, Angola during March to deliver an Iridex Laser donated by the Spokane Eye Clinic.  It is the first to be used in the country and will help many people in need.  Dr. Guglielmo set up the laser in Benguela, taught the clinic physicians and staff how to use it and also taugh on retina-related topics while there.  Spokane Eye Clinic is proud of the journey Dr. Guglielmo embarked upon and is very pleased to have been able to donate the Laser equipment.

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Top Doctors of 2014

Posted by L. Werner on March 20, 2014

Congratulations to Drs. Durcan (Glaucoma), Ranson (Oculoplastics), and Smit (Glaucoma) for being named Top Doctors of 2014 in Spokane Coeur d'Alene Living Magazine!

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New Billing and Scheduling System at SEC!

Posted by L Werner on June 24, 2013

The Spokane Eye Clinic is implementing a new billing and scheduling system as of July 1, 2013. The new system gives us a variety of new tools to better serve you. You may experience longer than normal hold times on our phone system as we adjust to our new scheduling system. We appreciate your patience with us as we implement this system. Thank you for your patience.

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Today is World Orthoptic Day

Posted by L Werner on June 03, 2013

What is World Orthoptic Day?

The International Orthoptic Association (IOA) is the global voice of the orthoptic profession which internationally is made up of 15 member national professional organisations and 6 associate member organizations. IOA World Orthoptic Day is the opportunity to heighten the visibility of the orthoptic profession and to promote the activities of orthoptists locally, nationally, and internationally.

The aim of the IOA is to promote the science of orthoptics worldwide; to provide information and support to national bodies and individual orthoptists; and to help maintain and improve standards of education, training and orthoptic practice. Membership continues to increase; there are 15 full-member countries and 6 countries with associate member status. The IOA is proud to have approximately 9.000 orthoptist members worldwide.

Congratulations to our very own Marilyn W. who is a certified Orthoptist with the American Orthoptic Council.

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Information regarding Certification for Research Imaging

Posted by L Werner on May 23, 2013

Adeline Stone, Diagnostic Services Supervisor for SEC, wrote the following article posted on the OPS (Ophthalmic Photographers' Society) website regarding how to become certified for research imaging.

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American Diabetes Association TourdeCure

Posted by L Werner on May 20, 2013

Approximately two dozen employees and family members from the Spokane Eye Clinic rode or volunteered at the TourdeCure event on 5/19/13 and raised over $3,600!  There were close to 190 riders in total who raised over $58,000 for the American Diabetes Association.  Remember that keeping diabetes under control is of great importance to eye heath.

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Best Doctors in Spokane 2013

Posted by L Werner on March 20, 2013

Spokane Coeur'd Alene Living Magazine has published the 2013 list of Best Doctors.  Spokane Eye Clinic ophthalmologists Jane Durcan, Nicholas Ranson, and Barbara Smit are on the list.  Click HERE to read the article from the magazine.

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