Optometrists are independent primary health care providers who examine, diagnose, treat, and manage diseases and disorders of the visual system, the eye, and associated structures as well as diagnose related systemic conditions.
Optometrists provide significant percentage of the primary eye care services in Sri Lanka. They are more widely distributed geographically than other eye care providers and are readily accessible for the delivery of eye and vision care services.
The mission of the profession of optometry is to fulfil the vision and eye care needs of the public through clinical care, research, and education. During an examination, Optometrist also assesses general health conditions. The diagnosis of systemic manifestations of ocular disease is necessary to preserve and enhance the patient's quality of life. When appropriate, the optometrist refers patients to other health care professionals and frequently works with them in co-managing the patient's condition.
Those who choose optometry enjoy challenging and rewarding careers. The type of practice setting which the optometrist may enter is also expanding. While private solo practice is still the predominant mode of practice, more optometrists are entering into partnerships or group practices with other optometrists or other health care providers. Health maintenance organizations, institute and research.
Eye care clinic with comprehensive eye examination by our lecturers provide complete innovative Eye Care. Complete Eye Care explains conventional vision examination, diagnosis of eye diseases, optical & vision theraphy management, further referral to related specialist and follow up care.
Along side with optometry Clinic– it carries necessary Optical dispensing, which is also equipped with modern Optical lab, so the technical necessary act could be carried out promptly under our Optometrist supervision. Our optical dispense all varieties of branded and premium product to meet all range of optical need.
There is easy accessibility to online help in terms of online teachers and online forums. Teachers can be contacted with the help of video chats and e-mails.
SMS that is easily accessible on a number of devices such as mobile phones, I-pads, computers and other such devices. Availability of ready reckoners such that students can remember the key points of the session learnt.
The transition to an environment of learning becomes easy with the availability of multiple sources of learning such as text books, power-point presentations, and story boards on various subjects.
Assessments and interactivities are given at the end of every session such that the practical application of theory learnt can be gauged.