Presenter: Phernell Walker, II, MBA, ABOMOpticians must be able to properly analyze prescriptions, select, fit, measure, and troubleshoot eyewear. This fun course explores analyzing spectacle prescriptions, creating the most ideal eyewear and troubleshooting. Topics include prescription analysis, spectacle lens comparison of attributes, selecting the ideal frame, adjusting, fitting eyewear, and troubleshooting.
The average age for a progressive lens wearer is around early-to-mid 50’s. However, patients tend to experience presbyopia in their early 40’s. In this training you’ll learn how to approach newly presbyopic patients, navigate their misconceptions and guide them towards the best visual solution, progressive lenses.