The unique and classic workshop on Contact lens practice of trouble shooting and solving witnessed a gathering of over 43 enthusiastic participants from all over India including representatives from Optometry colleges, Contact lens specialists and institutions such as Lotus Eye Hospital, Coimbatore, Vasan Eye Hospital, Chennai, Narayana Nethralaya, Bangalore, Rajan Eye Care, Chennai, converging at the Shri V.D.Swami Auditorium on 14th July 2013, for a day long program.
The workshop started off with a Welcome address, followed by a vibrant presentation by Dr.Rajeswari, In-Charge, Contact Lens Clinic with a walkthrough of the workshop, a brief tour of the Contact lens practices in vogue with an objective of providing a concise clinical guide, to serve as reference for everyday practice.
Ms.Rajni, Senior Optometrist’s elaboration on issues relating to complaints of vision, challenges in trouble shooting and focus on providing solutions was well received by contact lens practitioners, who complimented the workshop to be highly informative.
Following this, Ms.Madhumathi, Senior Optometrist’s, lecture on “Lens, lens fitness related issues” dealt in detail, a customized approach to problem solving both for users and opticians.
Ms.Amudha Oli, Senior Optometrist, touched upon critical areas relating to disorders due inflammation, infection, their control and prevention.
The group discussion and role plays saw overwhelming partaking, the day concluded with the grand finale, the certificate distribution to participants and the absolute satisfaction of the participants who unanimously looked forward for more such workshops that enriched their knowledge and skills.