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Postoperative Contact Lens Fittings

Postoperative Contact Lens Fittings

The specifics of fitting contact lenses post-corneal collagen cross-linking and intrastromal corneal ring segment implantation.

Toric Lenses for Today and Tomorrow

Toric Lenses for Today and Tomorrow

There are toric lenses that will work for most of your patients who have astigmatism.

Orthokeratology for Hyperopia and Presbyopia

Orthokeratology for Hyperopia and Presbyopia

Learn what modifications are needed to design orthokeratology lenses for hyperopia and presbyopia.


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Keeping Up with Ocular Fatigue in the Digital Era

CE CenterThis free, COPE- and NCLE-approved continuing education course is designed for ECPs looking to improve patient care and advance their clinical knowledge of digital device use in the United States and its effect on vision.

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ICD-10 Preparation Webinar Offered
As the ICD-10 deadline looms large, are you ready for the changes? Contact Lens Spectrum sister publication Optometric Management is offering a webinar by Peter J. Cass, O.D., on this hot topic that can settle your fears and help confirm you’re on the right path moving forward. The course is supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Vision Source. For more information on the webinar, click through.

Online Photo Diagnosis

Irregular Cornea, Dry Eye, Contact Lens Care, Practice Management Tips, Pediatrics
August 2016 Online Photo Diagnosis
By William Townsend, OD, FAAO


Irregular Cornea, Dry Eye, Contact Lens Care, Practice Management Tips, Pediatrics

Mark Your Calendar!

Plan now to attend the Global Specialty Lens Symposium to be held January 19-22, 2017 at the Rio in Las Vegas, Nevada. This meeting will include insightful presentations by international experts in the field, hands-on demonstrations of cutting-edge products and valuable continuing education credits, including 30 hours of COPE, JCAHPO and NCLE.

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December 1-4, 2016

Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa

Offering a comprehensive program, flexible schedule, ABO, COPE and Florida Board approved credits! The education is also sponsored by a school of optometry meeting the requirements of several states. Earn up to 24 Credits over 3 days. Rejuvenate yourself and expand your education while visiting with exhibitors and hearing their messages during our refreshment break sessions.