Delegate Profile

Eric Schmidt

Job TitleOD

Company NameOmni Eye Specialists


Eric E. Schmidt, O.D. is the President of Omni Eye Specialists, a multi-specialty practice headquartered in Wilmington,NC. Dr. Schmidt completed his undergraduate degree from the University of Illinois and his O.D. degree from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry. He completed a residency in OCular Disease from The Eye Institute in Philadelphia and a fellowship in Glaucoma. Dr. Schmidt is an adjunct professor at many schools and colleges of Optometry and lectures internationally on eye disease. He is the author of the textbook CLINICAL PROCEDURES OF THE LID AND NASOLACRIMAL SYSTEM nd authors the monthly column "Clinical Challenges" in Optometric Management.He is a member of the Optometric Glaucoma Society. He specializes in treating patients with glaucoma and neuro-ophthalmic diseases.

Education Sessions

  • Cataract 2020: The Optometric Role in the Era of Specialty Lenses

    September 24, 2020, 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM, Sands Convention Center - TBD

    The use of Premium IOLs in cataract surgery is becoming more prevalent. Optometrists should play an important role in choosing IOLs and in insuring the best out...

    • Language: English
  • A Roadmap for Medical Management of Glaucoma

    September 24, 2020, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Sands Convention Center - TBD

    Glaucoma is one of the more artistic eye diseases that OD's diagnose and treat. Every patient presents in a different way, and treatment choices vary from pati...

    • Language: English
  • Glaucoma Grand Rounds

    September 25, 2020, 3:15 PM - 5:15 PM, Sands Convention Center - TBD

    This course will present a variety of glaucoma cases from diagnostic challenges to advanced glaucoma. Each case will present risk factors and clinical findings....

    • Language: English