ocularist


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oc·u·lar·ist

 (ŏk′yə-lər-ĭst)
n.
A person who is skilled in the design, fabrication, and fitting of artificial eyes and in the making of prostheses associated with the appearance or function of the eyes.

ocularist

(ˈɒkjʊlərɪst)
n
(Professions) a person who makes artificial eyes
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Ocularist examines the cases and determines the type of prosthesis and the nature of the customisation.
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David Carpenter, chief ocularist at Moorfields Eye Hospital, appreciates that ocular prosthetics represent a novel use for the Scotch-Brite Wheel, which is most frequently used to deburr metal parts.
Qabha has been receiving his medical treatment at Moorfields Eye Hospital in Dubai Healthcare City under the care of Ocularist Paul Geelen.
Attending the Vision-X Dubai 2013 Optometry Conference was Dr Mohammad Hassan Khalaf, an Ocularist and Low Vision Aid Specialist from Bahrain, who said: "Vision-X Dubai is an excellent platform for optometry specialists on both the technical and commercial aspects for the region.
World-renowned ocularist and optometrist, Dr Chandrashekhar Chawan, unveiled his latest unique creation, the world's first contact lenses embedded with diamonds and gold, at the 3rd Annual Women in Leadership Forum held recently.
Olivia Joseph Xavier, an 8th grade pupil at Our Own Indian High School in Dubai, can now pursue her dreams of a career as a film director, after an expert ocularist at Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai fitted the new artificial eye which perfectly matches with her natural eye, and also moves in perfect unison.
Reed moved to the San Fernando Valley in 1947 to work as an ocularist at Birmingham Hospital, now the site of Birmingham High School in Van Nuys.
A master craftsman called an ocularist works there.
PHOTO : VISIONARY ENTERPRISE: Mary Fran Griffin, a self-employed ocularist, practices a very unusal craft.