OPS 106 Contact Lens Theory I

3 credits (PREREQUISITE: ADMISSION TO THE OPHTHALMIC SCIENCE PROGRAM)

This course will explore the historical development of contact lenses and contact lens optics. Students will study the indications and contraindications for contact lens wear, keratometry, biomicroscopy, contact lens fitting and dispensing. Students will study proper contact lens follow up care of rigid and soft contact lenses. (Su)