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Scleral Lens Workshop (Internal)

May 9, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

All UW Health Eye Clinic providers, MDs, ODs, opticians, technicians, coders, schedulers and staff are invited to the Scleral Lens Workshop at UW Health East Eye Clinic.

#1 General Overview

Learn more about scleral lenses: what are their indications and how they can help our patients.
Intended audience: schedulers, coders, opticians, technicians, ODs, MDs

#2 Logistics

Learn about patient safety and communication, scheduling, insertion removal necessities and other logistical aspects of scleral lens patients.
Intended audience: schedulers, coders, opticians, technicians, ODs, MDs

#3 Clinical and Hands-On

Gain an understanding of fitting and clinical evaluation, followed by hands-on review of application and removal and slit lamp evaluation.
Intended audience: technicians, opticians, ODs, MDs

JCAHPO 1.5 Credits

 

About the Presenter:

Dr. Karen L. Lee is a clinical assistant professor at the University of Houston. Prior to joining the University of Houston, Dr. Lee served as director of specialty contact lens clinic at the University of California, San Francisco Ophthalmology department. Dr. Lee is a member of the Texas Optometric Association, the American Optometric Association and the Ocular Surface Society. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry, secretary of the Scleral Lens Education Society, and a GPLI advisory board member.

QUESTIONS?

Contact Julie Niemczyk, COT at JNiemczyk@uwhealth.org

Details

Date:
May 9, 2018
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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Venue

UW Health East Eye Clinic
5249 E. Terrace Drive - Lower Level Conference Room
Madison, WI 53718 United States
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Phone:
608-265-1270