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The Georgetown University Ophthalmic Medical Personnel Training Program (OMPTP) is designed to prepare students for a career assisting ophthalmologists (medical eye doctors and surgeons), and to enhance the knowledge and skills of those already employed in the field of ophthalmic medical assisting. Upon graduation from the program, students are eligible for employment with individual or group private offices and hospital ophthalmology practices. Dependent upon the student’s background prior to entering our course they may be eligible for employment with ophthalmic research opportunities, pharmaceutical companies or ophthalmic diagnostic instrumentation.


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For more information or to schedule an appointment with an ophthalmologist, call our scheduling line. 


Ophthalmology and Optometry Specialists

For Aspiring Healthcare Professionals

Learn more about our Ophthalmic Medical Personnel Training Program.