Clinical Management of the Challenging Contact Lens Patient - Case Studies

    • Free Session

Clinical Management of the Challenging Contact Lens Patient - Case Studies

September 26, 2018, 9:15 AM - 11:15 AM

Sands Convention Center - TBD
Language:
English

This course will be given by a group of some of the most skilled, experienced and respected specialty contact lens practitioners. A variety of challenging contact lens cases will be presented in a grand rounds format where our experts will share examples of situations requiring specialty soft, corneal gas permeable, tandem/piggyback, hybrid and scleral lenses. Clinical diseases and conditions that benefit from treatment with contact lenses that will be discussed will include irregular corneas induced by keratoconus and other forms of corneal ectasia, post –surgical corneal complications, ocular trauma complications and significantly advanced ocular surface disease among others.

Speakers

  • Louise Sclafani

    Moderator

    OD

    Illinois Eye Institute

    Louise A. Sclafani, OD, FAAO, a 1989 alumnus of ICO, began her career at the University of Chicago in 1993 where she is a Clinical Associate...

  • Ryan McKinnis

    Panelist

    OD

    Cleveland Eye Clinic

    Education •Grove City College Summa Cum Laude B.S. Molecular Biology, 2006 •Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Salus University Magna Cum Laude ...

  • Clark Chang

    Panelist

    OD, MSA, MSc, FAAO

    TLC Vision

    Dr. Clark Chang is Director of Clinical Services at TLC Vision and Director of Specialty Cornea Contact Lenses at Wills Eye Hospital, Cornea Service....

  • Stephanie Woo

    Panelist

    OD

    Havasu Eye Center

    Dr. Stephanie L. Woo was born and raised in Lake Havasu City, AZ. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Arizona and graduated with...

  • John Gelles

    Panelist

    OD, FIAO, FCLSA, FSLS

    The Cornea and Laser Eye Institute & CLEI Center for Keratoconus

    Dr. Gelles is the director of the specialty contact lens division at the Cornea and Laser Eye Institute-Hersh Vision Group and the CLEI Center for...

Type of Session

  1. Type of Session Panel

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 Yes
  5. FL-T - Florida State Board of Opticianry – Technical No
  6. N - NCLE Yes
  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 Yes
  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 No

Categories

  1. Track
    Contact Lens
    Global Contact Lens Forum

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