About the course
Does your heart sink when an eye patient walks through the door? Need a refresher? Starting with tips on correct ophthalmoscope use and performance of a basic eye exam, we’ll progress to common ophthalmic presentations that you’re likely to encounter in small animal practice. Seminars and case presentations will be used to highlight key points. At the end of the day, you’ll have enhanced confidence and skills to evaluate and treat your patients presenting with ophthalmic disease.
What you’ll learn:
- How to examine the eye
- How to assess the red and painful eye (conjunctivitis and keratitis, uveitis, glaucoma)
- Common eyelid surgery procedures; indications and procedures
- Third eyelid surgery – what do you need to know?
- How to assess cataracts
Course Tutor: David Gould BSc(Hons) BVM&S PhD DVOphthal DipECVO MRCVS