Clinical Approaches To Spectacle and Contact Lens Formulas

Clinical Approaches To Spectacle and Contact Lens Formulas

03/18/2018, 1:45 PM - 3:45 PM

1B01
Language:
English

In this course you will develop a level of comfort in the practical use of optical formulas in your everyday office as they apply to the design of both prescription spectacles and contact lenses. Formulas will include transposition, refractive error, power in any meridian, prism calculations, predicting lens thickness, and vertex distance compensation. Contact lens related formulas and concepts include orientation of astigmatism, calculating the spherical equivalent prescription, and prescription calculations for rigid lens designs.

Speakers

  • Blair Wong

    Speaker

    Mr.

    NA

    Blair Wong is a licensed optician and the founding Chair of the Eye Health Technology Department at the Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology, a...

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Type of Session

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Accreditations

  1. A - ABO Yes
  2. C - COPE No
  3. FL-OD - Florida State Board of Optometry No
  4. FL-OP - Florida State Board of Opticianry No
  5. FL-T - Florida State Board of Opticianry – Technical Yes
  6. N - NCLE Yes
  7. NYS-CL-A - New York State Opticians - Contact Lenses - Advanced No
  8. NYS-CL-I - New York State Opticians-Contact Lenses-Intermediate Yes
  9. NYS-D-A - New York State Opticians-Dispensing-Advanced No
  10. NYS-D-B - New York State Opticians-Dispensing-Basic No
  11. NYS-D-I - New York State Opticians-Dispensing-Intermediate Yes
  12. O - Orals No
  13. P - AOA Paraoptometric Commission Yes
  14. T - TQ-CEE No
  15. TPA - Therapeutic No

Categories

  1. Track
    OptiCon - Contact Lens

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