Providing routine care such asvision testing and prescribing glasses and contactlenses.
Performing corrective surgeries, suchas repairing injuries and corneas, and removingcataracts.
Performing advanced surgicalprocedures, such as keyhole or laser surgery.
Diagnosing and treating eye diseases andinjuries.
Managing emergency eye clinics,outpatient clinics, or other specialist eye clinics.
Treating medical disorders that affect the vision througha holistic approach.
Using therapeuticprocedures and performing biopsies.
A medicaldegree in Ophthalmology.
Successful completionof an internship and residency in Ophthalmology.
A state license to practice Ophthalmology.
Expert working knowledge of the diseases, functions, andanatomy of the eye.
Strong physics and mathskills, and excellent medical knowledge.
Goodadministrative and managerial skills.
Strong organizational,communication, problem-solving, and decision-makingskills.