NCLE 1 Credit / Florida 0 Credits

Course Description:

This course is intended to demonstrate to the participant an historical overview of fitting and design techniques observed over four decades. Designed to aid the participant in achieving greater success in the selection and fitting of soft toric lenses. This presentation will explain the various types of lens designs and modalities available for the astigmatic patient. An explanation to the participant on how to gain skills to be able to objectively address fitting as well as follow up challenges will be discussed.

Objectives:  

  1. Identify various types of astigmatic visual anomalies requiring toric lens correction
  2. Evaluate current soft toric designs and characteristics
  3. Explain current soft toric fitting techniques, modalities and problems solving