Delegate Profile

Douglas Devries

Job TitleOD

Company NameEye Care Associates of Nevada


Dr Devries has a degree in financial management from the University of Nevada and graduated from Pacific University College of Optometry. He is co-founder of Eye Care Associates of Nevada, a state-wide medical/surgical co-management referral practice. He is director of the optometric residency program for the practice. He is past president and legislative chair for the Nevada Optometric Association and was named Nevada OD of the year in 1997. He is a Past President of the Great Western Council of Optometry and received the Optometrist of the year award in 2012 from the organization.

Education Sessions

  • Biologics in the Optometric Practice: Lowering Inflammation With Amniotic Tissue

    September 23, 2020, 4:15 PM - 5:15 PM, Sands Convention Center - TBD

    This one hour lecture is designed to give the clinician the basis of the biologics including anti-inflammatory and nerve growth factors present in both cryopres...

    • Language: English
  • Aesthetics in Optometry...a Therapeutic Approach: IPL

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

    Intense Pulse Light (IPL) has demonstrated therapeutic effectiveness in treating MGD as well as providing an aesthetic cosmetic side effect . This one hour cour...

    • Language: English
  • Oculoplastic Optometrist: Aesthetics in Eye Care

    September 24, 2020, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Sands Convention Center - TBD

    This 2-hour course will explore aesthetic options which can be utilized in the optometric practice. Therapeutic modalities to treat MGD as well as the cosmeti...

    • Language: English
  • MGD: New Technologies for Diagnosis and Management

    September 25, 2020, 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM, Sands Convention Center - TBD

    This 2 hour lecture will cover various new as well as conventional diagnostic procedures for the detection of MGD as well as the latest in therapeutic procedure...

    • Language: English