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Department of Specialty and Advanced Care

The Department of Specialty and Advanced Care includes courses and clinical programs to develop specific background, skills, clinical insights, and patient-management capabilities required of optometrists within the specialized clinical realm of contact lenses, low vision, geriatric optometry, individuals with disabilities, pediatric optometry, and binocular vision. The curriculum provides a foundation that integrates basic science with clinical science and is directly related to the provision of clinical care of patients within these specialized subject areas. Department Chair: Stacy Lyons, OD

Department of Specialty and Advanced Care Faculty

Full-Time

Adjunct

Emeritus

Department of Specialty and Advanced Care Courses

Stacy Lyons

Stacy Lyons, OD Department Chair Specialty & Advanced Care

"Approximately 80 percent of the learning material in school is visual. When a child's vision improves, their performance improves not only in athletics and play--and they become more self confident. The NECO Mobile Eye Clinic helps optimize all learning with the complete spectrum of eye care."
Stacy Lyons, OD '88