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Education

we at Indian Society of ocularist, are focused and dedicated to improve the science of Fitting and fabrication of ocular prosthesis, on our presentation in annual meeting we cover the following areas

  1. Fitting theory
  2. Materials
  3. Processing and fabrication techniques
  4. Iris and sclera tinting techniques
  5. Orbital anatomy and physiology
  6. Patient care and office hygiene
  7. Office management and communication techniques

The courses and workshops are conducted at the Annual and Mid-Year meetings of the ISO. The Annual Meeting is held in conjunction with the Oculoplasty Association of India (OPAI) in a city chosen by the Academy.

The one-hour courses include a lecture by an individual or a panel, usually with some type of visual presentation followed by questions from the audience. Some courses have examinations.

Workshops provide an opportunity for members to have a hands-on experience working with various techniques and materials. Some preparation of material brought to the course may be required.

Free papers on current subjects pertaining to an ocularist’s practice are presented by knowledgeable health care people.

The entire curriculum is repeated every five years.