Course Description
Advanced Contact Lenses
(3-3-1) Emphasizes the knowledge and skills
necessary to assist the practitioner in the
dispensing, evaluation, and care of soft, rigid,
toric, multi-focal, therapeutic, and other
specialty contact lenses. Topics will also
include keratometry, contact lenses and fitting
for more advanced options for complex situations,
and proper care systems. Surgical options to
improve refractive status will also be reviewed.
Required Prerequisites: OPTS-1315
Semester hours:3
Lecture hours:3
Lab hours:1
Petition required:N
Course may be repeated for credit when the topic varies:N
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