Description:

This course will review the use of intense pulsed light to treat common ocular conditions such as MGD, hordeola/chalazia, and rosacea.  We will discuss the limitations of the treatment as well as risks.  After care is also stressed along with the importance of skin typing before proceeding with the procedures.

Course Code:

AOA229-TD

Speaker(s):

Renee Reeder, O.D.
reneereeder@upike.edu

Credits:

1

AOA Expiration Date:

3/3/2025

Related News

What optometry’s advocates are championing at AOA on Capitol Hill

Learn about the priority federal issues that hundreds of optometrists and optometry students will take to Capitol Hill as part of optometry’s single-largest annual advocacy gathering, April 14-16, and how you can join.

Representation matters in optometry

Although about 13% of the U.S. population is Black, they are woefully underrepresented in optometry. They represent about 2% of practicing doctors of optometry and a little over 3% of full-time students in optometry schools and colleges, according to studies. Black doctors of optometry seek to grow those numbers.

Making blurry vision clear

February is Low Vision Awareness Month. Take note of considerations for enhancing success with near magnification.