Ophthalmic Technician/Technologist  Program Description

 
 
Ophthalmic Technician/Technologist. A program that prepares individuals to assist ophthalmologists and optometrists in examining and treating patients with vision problems, vision disorders, and eye diseases. Includes instruction in taking patient histories, administering directed treatments and topical medications, diagnostic test procedures and equipment operation, anatomical and functional ocular measurements, patient care and instruction, ophthalmic and surgical equipment maintenance, safety and sterilization procedures, and office administrative procedures.

This program is available in these options:

  • Associate degree
  • Bachelor's degree


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