Keeping the Eye in Sight: Ensure Proper Primary Care for Ocular Injuries

When presented with common eye issues – from corneal abrasions and foreign bodies to potentially fractured orbital bones – providers need to make prompt diagnoses, assess urgency and take steps to limit damage. This talk from optometrist Kristina Lin, OD, will ensure PCPs don’t miss key elements of the eye exam, treat minor injuries appropriately (so they don’t become major problems) and know when immediate referral is warranted. Her tips cover everything from the two structures that should always be visualized in a fundus exam to the most serious type of chemical burn affecting the eye.

Related Presenters

Kristina Lin, OD.

Kristina Lin, OD


Dr. Kristina Lin is an optometrist who provides comprehensive eye care to patients of all ages. Her expertise includes managing ocular conditions, such as glaucoma, cataracts, diabetic retinopathy (damage to the retina's blood vessels ...

View Profile


Related Videos