Optometry is a primary health care profession for the eye.
All optometrists provide general eye and vision care. Some optometrists work in a general practice, and other optometrists work in a more specialized practice such as contact lenses, geriatrics, low vision services (for visually impaired patients), occupational vision (to protect and preserve workers’ vision and minimize eye strain), paediatrics, sports vision or vision therapy, Optical outlet. Others may choose to enter optometric education and/or perform scientific research.
Optometrists are entitled to have an independent practice. In fact one fourth of the graduates of the NSO pursue independent practice.
People are becoming increasingly aware of the importance of prevention and proper health care, which requires the services of optometrists now more than ever. There is an acute shortage of Optometrists in India.
Nagar School of Optometry is a pioneer in providing quality optometry education. NSO is the first institution in Gujarat to provide a four year professional degree programme and 2 yrs Masters programme in Optometry. Run by Nagri Eye Research Foundation trust and Affiliated with Gujarat University. NSO is the premier Optometry institution in Gujarat with 8 years of experience in optometric education.
Any student passing the Higher Secondary (+2) with excellent performance in B and AB group with GUJ-CET is eligible to enter the B.Optometry.
One can pursue Master of optometry, M.Phil in optometry, fellowships in speciality optometry, PHD; even one can get enrolled in O.D in foreign universities.
Through Central Admission Committee or contact
Nagar School of Optometry
Shri.C.H.Nagri Municipal Eye Hospital, Ellisbridge,
Telepnone : 079- 26441788
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