Orthoptist, Optometrist or Ophthalmologist?


With all those job titles beginning with ‘O’ it can be a bit confusing trying to work out who does what at the eye clinic. Here’s a handy guide from the British and Irish Orthoptic Society, BIOS: Orthoptist, Optometrist or Ophthalmologist? Aside from Orthoptists, there are a number of other professions working in eye health. … Continue reading Orthoptist, Optometrist or Ophthalmologist?

Online Nystagmus Information Pack – one year on


Last November the University of Sheffield orthoptists launched their online Nystagmus Information Pack to great acclaim. The pack was jointly funded by the University of Sheffield, the British and Irish Orthoptic Society and the Nystagmus Network. The information is invaluable to patients, parents, teachers and clinicians. Click here for the Information Pack