People Behind Better Vision Guide
David Evans, PhD, MBA
» Chief Executive Officer, Ceatus Media Group LLC
Dr. Evans has directed marketing efforts for medical companies and surgical practices since 1985. In 1996, he co-founded an Internet medical marketing communications firm specializing in eye health. In 1998, he began developing online visibility strategies for dental practices, primarily in the area of cosmetic dentistry. He has helped dentists throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, and Australia better educate and connect with patients through their practice websites and other online communication strategies. Dr. Evans is a recognized authority on Internet healthcare marketing strategies, and has spoken at numerous professional eye care meetings. He is also the founder of VectorVision, which specializes in developing products for the standardization of contrast sensitivity and other novel types of vision testing.
Mr. Johnstone joined Ceatus in 2005. He has been writing and editing for Internet publications since 2003 on technical and healthcare topics such as eye care, dentistry, and plastic and bariatric surgery. In addition to serving as publisher for Better Vision Guide, Mr. Johnstone also is the publisher for sister sites Consumer Guide to Dentistry, Consumer Guide to Plastic Surgery, Consumer Guide to Bariatric Surgery, Breast Implants 4 You and All About Facial Rejuvenation. He previously was responsible for content editing and production for several Ceatus Media Group online publications.
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» Group Associate Publisher
Tamara Evans joined Ceatus in 2007 as VP of Marketing. Ms Evans has more than 20 years of medical marketing experience, having served as VP of Marketing and Product Manager in several ophthalmic medical device companies. She has extensive experience managing editing and publishing departments and is also an expert in the development and implementation of performance-based marketing and analysis programs. Since joining Ceatus, she has assumed the additional role of Associate Executive Publisher, in which capacity she ensures that visitors to all of the portals published by Ceatus receive an excellent consumer experience. Ms Evans received a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from the University of Dayton and a Master of Science in Statistics from Wright State University.
» Director of SEO
Mr. Butler is a leading force in Internet marketing and online publishing for the elective health arena. He has extensive knowledge of online research methodologies, with particular expertise in the area of consumer research. He has used this expertise to spearhead the online marketing and SEO efforts of more than 100 refractive surgeons, dentists, and plastic and bariatric surgeons from across the globe. His skill and experience has helped them to obtain elevated consumer visibility and increased market share in some of the most competitive markets in the United States, Canada and Mexico.
» Executive Editor
Mr. Johnson is the Executive Editor of Ceatus Media Group. He serves in a variety of editorial and managerial capacities at Ceatus, with a principal focus on eye care, legal, plastic surgery, and bariatric consumer education. He joined Ceatus in September 2007 to help launch new online publications and establish continuity and branding across the company’s various online resources. He currently serves as Executive Editor of the company’s health care Web portals. He formerly served as Senior Editor at a major Internet healthcare firm and as Managing Editor of Imagine Your Health, one of the first online publications covering elective health care procedures, such as LASIK surgery and dental implants. He has authored hundreds of articles about consumer Internet use for healthcare research and his work has appeared in numerous medical, dental and legal publications. Mr. Johnson received a BA in history from the University of California, San Diego, and an MA in literature from the University of Toronto.
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Editorial Advisors & Contributors
Dr. Gregory J Pamel
» Pamel Vision & Laser Group
Dr. Pamel is a board-certified ophthalmologist based in New York City with fellowship training in cornea and external diseases and refractive surgery. He has more than 20 years of experience during which he has performed more than 20,000 LASIK, PRK, corneal transplants, and cataract and lens implant surgery procedures. Dr. Pamel has served in an editorial advisory capacity for Better Vision Guide in the development of content and materials relevant to his expertise.
Dr. Brian Boxer-Wachler
» Boxer Wachler Vision Institute
Dr. Boxer-Wachler is a board-certified ophthalmologist and refractive surgeon practicing out of Beverly Hills and one of the most in-demand eye surgeons in his field. He has authored a number of celebrated books related to eye surgery, including Modern Management of Keratoconus, and is considered to be one of the leading specialists in treatment of keratoconus. Commonly referred to as “America’s TV Eye Doctor,” Dr. Boxer-Wachler’s insight has been featured throughout Better Vision Guide, including in a popular article in which he debunks the top 10 LASIK myths.
Dr. Brian Brazzo
» Pamel Vision & Laser Group
Dr. Brazzo is a board-certified ophthalmologist and fellowship-trained plastic surgeon who practices in New York City alongside Dr. Gregory J Pamel at Pamel Vision & Laser Group. He specializes in the most advanced ophthalmic plastic surgery techniques, with a focus on the care of patients with cosmetic and reconstructive concerns affecting the areas around the eyes, such as eyelids and the orbit and lacrimal systems. Dr. Brazzo has lent his expertise to Better Vision Guide for articles related to his specialty, such as I Spy a Stye in Your Eye.