Christine Lapointe was born and raised in New England and is a graduate of The University of California at Riverside. Her work experience in the elective surgery industry began in 1996 and she has since gained national recognition as a consultant, public speaker and published author. Her marketing and practice development skills are acknowledged nationally. Her work experience in this sector has included Sales Director with Modern Postcard, Business Development Specialist with Advanced Medical Optics, Practice Development Manager with IntraLase Corporation, National Sales Manager for The Laser Vision Institute and Area Manager for Lasik Plus and Summit Vision Centers.
Additionally, Christine has continued to work as a consultant for both private practices and nationally acclaimed academic institutions in both the Vision Correction and Aesthetic industries. Christine has a great understanding of both the technical and business challenges facing the elective procedure industry for both physicians and manufacturers. Her intimate knowledge of the vision correction and aesthetic markets provides insight into the intricacies required to successfully introduce and launch new technologies into practices and device companies from the inside out.
Christine Lapointe’s experience is not limited to marketing and practice development. She has extensive experience in staff training and motivation, sales counseling techniques, marketing strategies, web strategies, as well as public relations and outreach. Christine is also an Independent Consultant with Rodan+Fields. You can learn more about R+F by visiting her website.
Christine’s follow-through actions have gained her trust and credibility in highly acclaimed practices and Academic Institutions. She is seen as a resource for physicians and staff for validation and recommendations in all aspects of practice building.
In her spare time, Christine volunteers in her community as a Board Member to the COA (Council on Aging in Monson, MA) and enjoys spending time at home with her husband of 24 years, Big G, along with their five dogs and four birds. A passionate animal lover, Christine is involved in animal rescue programs and continues to find ways to educate the public on the social and health benefits of adopting pets and the responsibility of pet owners have to their animals. Christine resides in both MA and FL and continues to be open to new businesses and entrepreneurial ventures.
You can see Christine’s recent presentation at the American Academy of Ophthalmology on our events page!
work phone: 954-770-2599