Learn neuro-ophthalmologic examination skills and gain exposure to patients with ocular and optic conditions that accompany neurological conditions, guided by our expert neuro-ophthalmologist.
Through our specialized elective, you will develop expertise in comprehensively caring for patients with visual problems, such as abnormalities in visual acuity, visual fields and eye movements. You will expand your skill set — from diagnosis to management — as you learn to:
Initially, our supervising neuro-ophthalmologist will teach you examination techniques and review your patient histories. You will progress to perform examinations independently, with a faculty member always available for guidance.
Our robust didactic training supports and enhances your clinical skills.
You will typically see 15-to-20 patients per day.