This course provides quality information and tools that enable the practitioner to gain genuine confidence translatable to a clinical setting. At the completion of this course the student will have a greater understanding and appreciation for Chinese Medical Ophthalmology, with the ability to develop treatment strategies for patients diagnosed with the main degenerative eye diseases and ophthalmic conditions.

In addition to learning advanced theory in TCM Ophthalmology, you will learn clinical strategies on to how to effectively treat chronic and degenerative eye conditions including Dry Eye, Glaucoma, Cataracts, Diabetic Retinopathy, Macular Degeneration, Retinitis Pigmentosa, Stargardt's, Usher's, Retinal Occlusions, Optic Neuritis, Autoimmune Retina and more.

Outline

  • Anatomy & Physiology of the Eye
  • Yin & Yang: Chinese Medicine and Vision Loss
  • TCM & the Eye
  • Vision Testing
  • Eye Conditions
  • Age Related Macular Degeneration
  • TCM Diagnosis & Treatment of Cataracts
  • Retinitis Pigments & Stagardt's
  • Nutrition for the Eye
This Course Includes:
TCM Theory
Pending Approval:
Florida
California
California: 
Category 1
NCCAOM Details
Core Knowledge, Skill, Ability: 
8.00
Texas Details
General Acupuncture: 
8.00