Jason Higginbotham is an Optometrist and Dispensing Optician with over 30 years' experience in the field. Jason has achieved a high level of academic success and is still developing his academic career. Jason has worked in independent and multiple practices, owning his own practices, working in refractive laser, working in cataract clinics, working in hospital low vision clinics and in domiciliary Optometry.
After joining Birmingham Optical, Jason was promoted to the position of Director of Medical and Education and provided training and CPD lectures on a range of instruments and diagnostic techniques, including refractive laser, corneal surgery, OCT, Dry Eye assessment, Corneal Topography, cataract IOL's, Glaucome and other subjects. Jason has undergone extensive training and post-graduate study with several manufacturers/universities on numerous complex devices and is widely respected for his comprehensive training and CET sessions: especially those involving OCT, its application and clinical interpretation.
Jason now has his own consultancy business, FYEye Ltd, where he provides advice to multiple clients on a wide range of topics, from R&D and procurement to clinical training and education. He sits as a non-executive director on several boards and is involved in several professional bodies and business sector organisations.