OPT2351 - Advanced Ophthalmic Procedures 2 (AS)
3 credits (3 lecture hours)
This course is a continuation of OPT2350. The student will develop competencies in advanced diagnostic testing, corneal topography, anterior segment photography, fundus photography, retinal imaging, B-scan and A-scan ultrasonography with IOL calculations. Introduction to surgical assisting of minor-in-office procedures, including maintaining sterile technique, and the preparation of instrumentation, will provide the foundation for further advancement in clinical responsibilities.
Prerequisites: Acceptance into the Ophthalmic Medical Technology AS degree program, OPT2350 (with a grade of C or higher)