Lens Materials Matter To Me

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Introduction:
Ophthalmic lenses have unique properties like specific gravity, impact resistance, tensile strength, precise optics and thickness profiles, to name a few. Each lens material has its own story too. Becoming familiar with the features and potential benefits is a great place to start when relating to patients’ visual concerns, recommending with confidence and troubleshooting when there is a complaint. This course drills down deer and explores unique properties of ophthalmic lens material we recommend to our patients every day.

Learning Outcomes:

As a result of this course, the student should be able to: understand the technical properties of ophthalmic lenses: recommend the appropriate lens materials for each patient based on their individual needs: troubleshoot common visual complaints.