Certificate Course In Optometry

Maharastra University of Health science
In Nashik

Price on request

Important information

  • Certificate
  • Nashik
  • Duration:
    2 Years

Important information

Where and when

Starts Location
On request
Vani Road, Mhasrul, 422004, Maharashtra, India
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Course programme

Optometry is a Para professional subject for primary eye care. It
includes visual system check up required for refractive errors estimation. It also covers the production and supply of optical aids including spectacles, contact lenses.
Blindness is a major public health problem in India and according to WHO there are about 10 million blind and visually disabled, nearly 80% of the blindness can be prevented if there are adequate number vision care professionals for right to sight programme in India.
The programme would train several people working at Eye Care hospitals and canters. It would give them and opportunity to provide upgraded primary eye care services to needy people particularly in the community.