Dec 06, 2019  
Academic Catalog 2018-2019 
    
Academic Catalog 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Residency in Refractive and Ocular Disease | Ocular Surgery, Denver, CO


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Sponsor: ICON Eyecare, Denver, CO

Mission: ICON Eyecare’s residency mission is to cultivate knowledge and skill to produce confident, inspired optometrists to serve our patient and professional community. At ICON, we are committed to serve the needs of our patients and hold ourselves accountable to the highest standard of eye care. ICON provides residents with direct and in-depth contact with patients using a multi-specialty, high volume, hands on learning experience in refractive surgery, ocular disease, comprehensive eye care and co-management. Our goal is to provide advanced clinical knowledge and skills that increase the resident’s diagnostic, disease management, patient care competencies and interprofessional communication for increasingly better clinical outcomes

Program Goals:

  • Enhance the resident’s clinical knowledge and understanding of refractive surgery and ocular disease
  • Strengthen the resident’s expertise in the diagnosis and management of anterior segment ocular disease with emphasis on refractive and ocular surgery.
  • Expand the resident’s knowledge of pre- and post-refractive and ocular surgery complications.
  • Develop the resident’s skill in presenting topics to resident professionals.
  • Instill in the resident an appreciation of the importance of scholarly activity.

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