Tag Archives: ocular disease

Optometrist Laser Training

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Optometrist laser training is becoming increasingly more prominent. Laser procedures are quickly becoming a service either offered by optometrists, or at the very least, co-managed with ophthalmology. Because of this, optometry students today are undergoing training with lasers in school. Optometrist laser training is becoming more commonly available at externship …

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Optometrists and Lasers

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Laser procedures are becoming an increasingly popular way to be more involved in your patients’ care, whether you are able to be licensed to perform them yourself or you co-manage care with ophthalmology. If you are considering becoming more involved with the post-operative care of your referred patients, knowing the …

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ZEISS is About to Release an Awesome New FREE Humphrey Field Analyzer Upgrade

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This is a sponsored post by Carl Zeiss Meditec, a supporter of NewGradOptometry & new graduate optometrists 😎 Here at NewGradOptometry we’re pretty lucky to hear about some groundbreaking news prior to it being released. We’ve heard about legislation, acquisitions, and product releases in advance sometimes because we’ve got great connections inside …

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Optometrist Beginner’s Guide to Managing Uveitis

Antonio Chirumbolo, OD, talks with Dr. Dan Epshtein of Mt. Sinai hospital in New York about diagnosing, treating, and managing uveitis in patients. Uveitis causes intraocular inflammation, and while a majority presents in the anterior segment of the eye, patients can have inflammation in the posterior or periphery as well. …

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