The Unique Advantages of
New OCT Technologies
Expanding Diagnostic Capability and Keeping Patients Longer
About our Speakers:
S. Barry Eiden, OD, FAAO
Dr. Barry Eiden is the President and Medical Director of North Suburban Vision Consultant, Ltd. and an assistant clinical professor at the University of Illinois, Chicago, Department of Ophthalmology, cornea and contact lens service. Dr. Eiden is an adjunct faculty member of the Illinois, Salus University, and University of Missouri at St. Louis Colleges of Optometry. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and member of the American and Illinois Optometric Associations. Dr. Eiden is a past Chair of the Contact Lens and Cornea Section of the American Optometric Association. He is president and medical director of Keratoconus Specialists of Illinois as well as president and founder of the International Keratoconus Academy of Eye Care Professionals.
Nate Lighthizer, OD, FAAO
Born and raised in Bismarck, North Dakota, Dr. Nathan Lighthizer is a graduate of Pacific University College of Optometry. Upon graduation, he completed a residency in Family Practice Optometry with an emphasis in Ocular Disease through Northeastern State University Oklahoma College of Optometry. Dr. Lighthizer has since joined the faculty at the Oklahoma College of Optometry and serves as the Chief of Specialty Care Clinics and the Chief of Electrodiagnostics Clinic. In 2014, he founded and now heads the Dry Eye Clinic at the College of Optometry. He was recently named the Director of Continuing Education as well as the Assistant Dean for Clinical Care Services at the Oklahoma College of Optometry. Dr. Lighthizer lectures nationally on numerous topics, most notably advanced ophthalmic procedures, electrodiagnostics, and ocular disease.
Julie Rodman, OD, MS, FAAO
Dr. Julie Rodman is an Associate Professor of Optometry at Nova Southeastern College of Optometry, and currently serves as an attending physician in the University's primary eye care clinics. Her teaching awards include the Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Clinical Precepting and Preceptor of the Year. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and a member of the American Optometric Association, Florida Optometric Association, Optometric Retina Society and Association for Research in Vision.
Gina Wesley, OD, FAAO
Dr. Gina Wesley owns and practices at Complete Eye Care in Medina, MN. Accolades include Minnesota's Young Optometrist of the Year in 2011 and the Early Professional Achievement Award from The Ohio State University College of Optometry in 2013. She is a member of the American Optometric Association, a fellow in the American Academy of Optometry and enjoys practicing, writing and lecturing in the industry.