Description:

Optometric Surgical Procedures, including lump and bump removal, chalazion treatment, punctal occlusion, suture correction for entropion, and various anterior segment laser procedures, among others, are essential procedures for optometrists to be familiar with. Furthermore, optometrists in many states are now performing these procedures on a routine basis. This interactive presentation will review and update these optometric surgical procedures including indications, contraindications, risks, complications, treatment protocols, and pre- and post-op management.

Course Code:

AOA386-SP

Speaker(s):

Nathan Lighthizer, O.D.
lighthiz@nsuok.edu

Richard Castillo, O.D., D.O.

rcdo@me.com

Credits:

2

AOA Expiration Date:

4/3/2026

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