Anatomy - 2 hours

Anatomy of the Eye

Mary E. Schmidt, ABOC, CPO


Course Description:

Perhaps there is nothing more amazing than the structure and complexities of the human eye.  Your staff will gain a greater appreciation and understanding with this course.  In turn, they will be able to explain its function to patients in easy-to-understand language.  Emphasis is placed on the ability to communicate the disorders, conditions, and diseases of the eye and work with patients on options for treatment.


Learning Objective: 

After completing this course, the attendees will:

Understand the parts of they eye and how they function. 

Improve their ability to clearly explain to patients which part of the eye is impacted by common diseases and disorders. 

Be amazed by the eye and communicate that to patients.


Needs Assessment:

            Staff needing to clarify their knowledge, those who are new to the field.

Length of program: 2 hours – on line


Audience: Paraoptometrics, Optician


Approved CE: ABO, AOA