Multifocal Soft Contact Lenses, Part 1 Course # 40062

Instructor:

Michelle Darnell OD

Section:

Contact Lens

COPE Course ID:

53931-CL

Expiration Date:

May 15, 2020

Qualified Credits:

1.00 credits - $39.00


COURSE DESCRIPTION:

An in-depth survey of the various multifocal soft contact lenses, and how to incorporate them into practice.  This course also covers troubleshooting hints for challenging patients when being fit with common multifocal SCLs. Part 2 of this course will cover additional multifocal SCLs.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

  • Discuss the various major multifocal contact lenses available on the market
  • Learn how the various materials, wetting agents, and optical designs of the different manufacturers multifocal contact lenses can be best tailored to patient needs, for a more efficient and successful multifocal fitting experience
  • Highlight the benefit of each lens through specific patient examples
  • Discuss troubleshooting specific lenses according to the manufacturer fitting guide recommendations
  • Troubleshoot techniques for especially challenging patients where the fitting guide recommendations leave the patients unsatisfied

STEPS TO TAKE COURSE:

Listen to a Podcast.
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Upon completion and payment you will be issued a certificate.
Please send any questions or comments to kundart@pacificu.edu.

Multifocal Soft Contact Lenses by Alcon and Bausch & Lomb