Join Dr. Weshefsky of Carolina Forest Eyecare and guests Marino Formenti, OD, FIAO - Chair, EuroK & Cary Herzberg, OD, FIAO - Chair, IAO and AAOMC as they preview their upcoming Advanced Ortho-K Workshop which is being offered at the Vision by Design conference this April 5th in Dallas. In addition to the mechanics of designing the optimum myopia control Ortho K lens, Cary and Marino will tell us about their multifaceted holistic approach to combat the myopia epidemic that has become increasingly prevalent.
Dr. Herzberg has been in practice for more then thirty years. He completed his Bachelor of Science Degree and his Doctor of Optometry Degree from Illinois College of Optometry in 1969 and 1971. Dr. Herzberg is a leader in the field of contact lenses . A member of the advisory board of RGPLI, design consultant to C and H and co-inventor of the macrolens "elite" and "ok" contact lenses. Dr. Herzberg is President of the American Academy of Orthokeratology and Myopia Control (formerly the OAA), Orthokeratology chair of the AOA Contact Lens Section, and an advisory board member of the PRIO corporation. More About Cary
Dr. Formenti graduated from University of Montreal, School of Optometry. He is actually practicing the profession of Optometry both in Canada and in Italy. Since the beginning, Myopia Control has been a milestone of his practice. He is a fellow of the IAO. Marino is contract professor of Optometry at the University of Padova, Dept. of Physics, School of Science. He has been President of the Italian Academy of Orthokeratology - AIOK for three terms and is actually the President of the European Academy of Orthokeratology - EurOK and Vice-President of the International Academy of Orthokeratology.
He is lecturing worldwide on myopia control topics.