Delegate Profile

Nate Lighthizer

Job TitleOD, FAAO

Company NameOklahoma College of Optometry


Dr. Nathan Lighthizer, O.D., F.A.A.O., is a graduate of Pacific University College of Optometry. Upon graduation, he completed a residency in Family Practice Optometry with an emphasis in Ocular Disease through Northeastern State University Oklahoma College of Optometry. Dr. Lighthizer has since joined the faculty at the Oklahoma College of Optometry and serves as the Chief of Specialty Care Clinics and the Chief of Electrodiagnostics Clinic. He was recently named the Director of Continuing Education as well as the Clinic Director at the Oklahoma College of Optometry. Dr. Lighthizer lectures nationally on numerous topics, most notably advanced ophthalmic procedures, electrodiagnostics, and ocular disease.

Education Sessions

  • Oral Pharmaceuticals for Anterior Segment Disease

    September 23, 2020, 1:45 PM - 3:45 PM, Sands Convention Center - TBD

    This interactive course examines the use of oral pharmaceuticals in the treatment/management of a variety of anterior segment diseases. Topical areas include HS...

    • Language: English
  • Laser Procedures in Optometry

    September 23, 2020, 4:15 PM - 6:15 PM, Sands Convention Center - TBD

    The use of laser energy to treat various anterior segment conditions, including posterior capsular opacification (PCO), angle closure glaucoma, and open angle g...

    • Language: English
  • OCTA

    September 24, 2020, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM, Sands Convention Center - TBD

    Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) is a technology that is largely becoming standard of care for the diagnosis and management of both retinal/macular conditions...

    • Language: English
  • Injections and Minor Procedures Workshop

    September 24, 2020, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM, Sands Convention Center - TBD

    Injections for the treatment and management of ocular abnormalities are becoming a more common part of the optometric practice. This interactive lecture/worksh...

    • Language: English