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    The role of the optometrist in your eye care journey

    A webinar on what you can expect from a visit to your optometrist.

    Presented by Hamdy Amrizal, an optometrist and MDFA’s Health Promotion Officer, this webinar will discuss how often you should see an optometrist, what you can expect at your visit and how optometrists can help if you’re at risk of, or diagnosed with, a macular disease.

    In this webinar, you will learn:

    • What you can expect from an eye examination
    • How often you should see an optometrist
    • When should you see an optometrist vs. an ophthalmologist
    • How an optometrist can help if you are at risk or diagnosed with a macular disease

    When: Wednesday, January 19

    Time: 2-3pm AEDT

    Where: online

    About the presenter

    Hamdy Amrizal is a Health Promotion Officer at Macular Disease Foundation Australia. He graduated from the University of New South Wales in 2013 with a Bachelor of Optometry/Bachelor of Science and is currently completing his Masters in Public Health at the University of New South Wales. He has worked in various environments including private practice, clinical research and outreach work with rural and remote Indigenous communities.