What is an ophthalmic tech?

Answer An ophthalmic tech--short for ophthalmic technician--is a medical professional who assists ophthalmologists in providing eye care, from treatment of eye disorders to eye muscle exercises.Main Dutie... Read More »

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What is the average pay for a certified ophthalmic tech?

According to a PayScale report, as of April 2010 a certified ophthalmic technician's pay averages between $12.18 to $18.48 per hour for those new to the job. Techs with five to nine years of experi... Read More »

What is Triamcinolone ophthalmic?

Triamcinolone ophthalmic is a steroid. It prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation. Triamcinolone ophthalmic (for the eyes) is injected into the eye to treat inflammat... Read More »

What are the causes of ophthalmic migraines?

Ophthalmic migraine is a type of eye migraine that produces visual symptoms that may occur with or without the headache. The condition is associated with changes in the blood circulation in the bra... Read More »

Canine Ophthalmic Disease?

"Eye and eyelid diseases are traditionally divided into congenital-developmental and hereditary, trauma, inflammatory, immune-mediated and others, and eye and eyelid tumors," according to the Go Pe... Read More »