The Bright Side: A Cataract & Refractive Surgeon Speaks to Opportunities in the COVID-19 Era

In this episode, we talk with MCG consultant Bill Rabourn and Missouri ophthalmologist Dr. Thomas Prater, a cataract and refractive surgeon from Mattax Neu Prater Eye Center and Surgery Center. 

Many people are understandably experiencing some fatigue when it comes to the topic of COVID-19. And yet, it’s still a topic that’s affecting ophthalmic practices across the U.S. (and the world). 

So, to liven things up, our team is pressing pause on the doom and gloom to spotlight a little positivity. Today, Dr. Prater shares ways in which he and his team have managed to spin this new COVID situation to their advantage, including everything from how they stayed productive during the increased downtime to how communication became one of their biggest strengths.

Disclaimer: COVID-19 information is evolving rapidly. Consult with state and local authorities for further COVID-19 updates.