Dr. Glazier featured speaker for ODWire.com Social Media Webinar

Wednesday June 23 at 9:00pm ET ODWire.org, an online community for eyecare professionals held a special webinar with Dr. Alan Glazier, an optometrist in practice in Rockville, Maryland and a social media veteran who has used a variety of social media technologies (Facebook, Twitter, etc.) to build his practice.

Dr. Glazier uses social media as his sole means of marketing his optometric practice.  He provided tips, tricks and examples of how he uses the technology in practice, and took questions from an audience of over 175 eye doctors.

Dr. Alan Glazier is CEO and Founder of Shady Grove Eye and Vision
Care
, a leading private optometric practice serving the Maryland
suburbs of Washington, DC. Dr. Glazier received his BS from
University of Maryland and Doctorate in Optometry from the New England College of Optometry. Dr. Glazier is a pioneer in social media as it applies to small medical business and has been interviewed by Entrepreneur magazine, Kiplinger, Small Business Trends Radio and Network Solutions on the subject. He was awarded “Best Use of Twitter” by the Northern Virginia Technology Council, the largest technology council in the nation. Dr. Glazier is a frequent lecturer on the subject and he is one of the few doctors who utilizes the internet and social media as his sole form of marketing and advertising for his practice.

He is a consultant to CooperVision, a major contact lens manufacturer,
a blogger for Sightnation.com and blogs at eyeinfo.wordpress.com.  Dr.
Glazier also consults for small medical business, creating social media platforms and strategy and advising on search engine optimization techniques. Dr. Glazier created his practice website, youreyesite.com in the early days of the internet and it is a model of an interactive, modern internet site incorporating web 2.0 technology. His blog, eyeinfo.wordpress.com is one of the leading blogs discussing eyecare
related issues. Dr. Glazier created the popular hashtags
#badvisiondecision and #medicalmonday and is the creator of the
#MedicalMonday Healthcare Twitizen of the week award, recognizing
other health care providers for their time and efforts educating the public via Twitter.

Follow him @EyeInfo

Courtesy of the Doctors at Shady Grove Eye and Vision Care; Optometrists, Ophthalmologists and Opticians working together to help you see better.  Serving the Rockville, Potomac and Gaithersburg Maryland suburbs of Washington, DC for over 40 years. For more information visit youreyesite.com or call (301) 670-1212

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