Orthoptic and Ophtalmologic Assistance

Medicine and Health

  • Degree: Undergraduate
  • Language: Italiano

An Ophthalmologic Technology Orthoptist is a healthcare professional who treats visual motor and sensory disorders, through the use of ophthalmological and instrumental semeiologic techniques.

The degree programme aims to prepare professionals able to carry out health education interventions aimed at the prevention of amblyopia and some disorders related to vision, treatment and rehabilitation. The skills of graduates in Orthoptic and Ophthalmologic Assistance are also particularly important in the treatment of binocular vision, strabismus and amblyopia, in the rehabilitation of visually impaired patients in all age groups.