OPH 120 - Cornea and Contact Lenses

2-2-0-3
Credit Hours: 3

This course is designed to give students hands on experience with soft, gas permeable, and specialty contact lenses. Students will interact with patients and teach them contact lens insertion, removal, cleaning, and disinfection techniques. Students will be required to understand basic corneal physiology and become capable of evaluating a contact lens on the eye. Students will learn to manage a contact lens department, gaining the ability to inventory and order contact lenses. 

Additional course fee: $105.

Prerequisite

OPH 101, OPH 102, OPH 105, OPH 106, and OPH 110 with a grade of C or better.