Free Learning Resources from Canada's Leading Experts in Ophthalmology
A resource hub for Canadian medical students that are exploring a specialty (or residency) in ophthalmology.
The Virtual Introductory Summer Course in Ophthalmology (VISCO) is a free virtual ophthalmology course led by Canadian faculty and residents. This course and structured reading guide is filled with expert knowledge—made accessible to you for free.
A guide which provides a thorough update on basic eye examination techniques, the use of instruments, and major ophthalmic disorders. This book has a focus on eye exam, anatomy, differential diagnosis, and treatment.
Videos from some of the world's foremost experts in ophthalmology.
Ike Ahmed Videos
Developed by one of the best anterior chamber ophthalmologists in the world teaching out of the University of Toronto, Dr. Ike Ahmed posts an abundance of content about surgeries as well as tips on how to excel as a surgeon.
Pars Plana Vitrectomy (PPV)(link) The workhorse retinal procedure, used to operate inside the eye (epiretinal membrane, vitreomacular traction, macular hole, vitreous hemorrhage, rhegmatogenous retinal detachment, tractional retinal detachment, endophthalmitis and retained lens fragments)