Retinal Grand Rounds

Retinal Grand Rounds

September 13, 2017, 3:45 PM - 5:45 PM

606-V
Language:
English

With the exponential growth of "burden of treatment" of common retinal conditions, most notably but not limited to macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy, tertiary care referral practices are facing difficult logistical scenarios. On one hand the trend in sharing the care of these patients with primary care providers is a natural progression. On the other hand, the paradigms of treatment of these condition are on a continuous change. In order for primary-care optometry to avoid any practice gaps, optometrist should stay abreast of these developments and formulate their practice patterns as when to manage, who and when to refer, and how to co-manage, posterior segment disease. To review current trends in management of common retina conditions such as but not limited to macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy and retinal vein occlusion.

Speakers

  • Mark Dunbar

    Speaker

    OD, FAAO

    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute

    Mark T. Dunbar currently serves as the Director of Optometric Services and the Optometric Residency Supervisor at the University of Miami's Bascom...

  • Mohammad Rafieetary

    Speaker

    OD

    Charles Retina Institute

    Dr. Mohammad Rafieetary is a consultative optometric physician who has been is in practice at the Charles Retina Institute (CRI) since 1996. Dr....

Type of Session

  1. Type of Session Course

Course Number

  1. Course Number 12C3

Pending Accreditations

  1. A - ABO No
  2. C - COPE Yes
  3. FL-OD - Florida State Board of Optometry Yes
  4. FL-OP - Florida State Board of Opticianry No
  5. FL-T - Florida State Board of Opticianry – Technical No
  6. N - NCLE No
  7. NYS-CL-A - New York State Opticians - Contact Lenses - Advanced No
  8. NYS-CL-B - New York State Opticians - Contact Lenses - Basic No
  9. NYS-CL-I - New York State Opticians-Contact Lenses-Intermediate No
  10. NYS-D-A - New York State Opticians-Dispensing-Advanced No
  11. NYS-D-B - New York State Opticians-Dispensing-Basic No
  12. NYS-D-I - New York State Opticians-Dispensing-Intermediate No
  13. O - Orals No
  14. P - AOA Paraoptometric Commission No
  15. T - TQ-CEE No
  16. TPA - Therapeutic Yes
  17. J - JCAHPO No

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