Former Director of Medical & Education at Birmingham Optical Group, Jason Higginbotham, has launched an independent consulting business, FYEye Ltd. Jason, an optometrist and dispensing optician is renowned for his education and training services, including OCT, Pentacam, Myopia, Dry Eye and more, as well as his role as project lead for the roll out of the Nidek Retina Scan DUO OCT. FYEye continues to provide consultancy services to Birmingham Optical Group. Jason is again booked to provide OCT education at the upcoming Specsavers Autumn PAC 2021.
FYEye can assist clients with training both their associate, clinical and management teams as well as providing CET/CPD content and delivery.
Through FYEye, Jason has been working closely with corporate clients, academia, independent practices and excitingly, with new technology companies, including Occuity and Ibisvision.FYEye assists with international distribution, procurement, R&D and general business advice. One current project is the production of an international OCT portal, including clinical advice and discussion pages on new devices and more besides.
Jason is currently completing an MSc in clinical optometry at City University, London. “I’ve been in the ophthalmic sector for over thirty years now. At one point or another, I’ve provided education, training, and support on a huge range of topics and devices, from OCT to IOLs, retinal lasers to tomographers and offering lectures, workshops, articles and more.” said Jason.
FYEye intends to also educate the public on eye related issues, including myopia. FYEye is also committed to helping businesses become more sustainable and carbon neutral.
Previously, Jason has owned his own practices, been the clinical director of a domiciliary eye care provider, worked in refractive laser and for many Optometry businesses. Jason was a partner in a lens surfacing and edging lab. Jason fully understands both the commercial and the clinical aspects of both optometry and many elements of ophthalmology clinics too.FYEye Ltd. is also a member of the OSA (Optical Suppliers Association) – formerly the FMO (Federation of Manufacturing Opticians).
If your business needs assistance with education and training, procurement, product design, national and international distribution, or product marketing, please contact FYEye Ltd or visit Jason’s LinkedIn page.