2021 Vision Foundation Spring Symposium

Saturday, March 13 - Part 1

Saturday, March 13 - Part 2

Monday, March 15 - Billing and Coding Updates by Kirk Mack COMT, COE, CPC, CPMA

 

2021 Vision Foundation Tech Training

Week 1 - Anatomy & Physiology presented by Dr. Keith Rasmussen and Microbiology & Equipment Repair and Maintenance by Dr. Doug Wallin

Week 2 - Assisting in Surgical Procedures presented by Dr. Brandon Baartman and History Taking & Pupillary Assessment by Dr. Russell Swan

Week 3 - Ophthalmic Imaging by Dr. Mitch Ibach and Visual Fields & Tonometry by Dr. Larae Zimprich

Week 4 - Ophthalmic Patient Services by Dr. Nick Risbrudt and Supplemental Skills by Dr. Brooke Messer

Week 5 - Ocular Motilities and Pharmacology by Dr. Mathew Walker and Dr. Deborah Ristvedt

Week 6 - Visual Assessment by Dr. Jason Schmit and Keratometry & Contact Lenses by Dr. Larae Zimprich

 

2020 Vision Foundation Fall Symposia - The Vision

The Premiere, October 29, 2020

Presented by Dr. Michael Greenwood, Dr. Russell Swan, Dr. Brandon Baartman, Dr. Doug Wallin, Dr. John Goertz, Dr. Carissa Hintz, Dr. Travis, Whitt, Dr. Larae Whitt, Dr. Nick Risbrudt, Dr. Justin Schweitzer, Dr. Keith Rasmussen, Dr. Jason Schmit, Dr. Brooke Messer, Dr. Mitch Ibach, Dr. Mathew Walker, Dr. Ceara Steiner

 

Solo Week, November 5, 2020

Presented by Dr. Michael Greenwood, Dr. Russell Swan, Dr. Brandon Baartman, Dr. Doug Wallin, Dr. John Goertz, Dr. Carissa Hintz, Dr. Travis, Whitt, Dr. Larae Whitt, Dr. Nick Risbrudt, Dr. Justin Schweitzer, Dr. Keith Rasmussen, Dr. Jason Schmit, Dr. Brooke Messer, Dr. Mitch Ibach, Dr. Mathew Walker, Dr. Ceara Steiner

 

Behind the Scenes - Collaborative Care & Co-Management, November 12, 2020

Presented by Matt Jensen

 

Special Duets, November 12, 2020

Presented by Dr. Vance Thompson, Dr. Michael Greenwood, Dr. Russell Swan, Dr. Brandon Baartman, Dr. Deborah Ristvedt, Dr. Daniel Terveen, Dr. John Goertz, Dr. Travis, Whitt, Dr. Larae Zimprich, Dr. Nick Risbrudt, Dr. Brooke Messer, Dr. Ceara Steiner.

 

Behind the Scenes - The Patient Experience, November 17, 2020

Presented by Dr. Vance Thompson and Matt Jensen

 

Behind the Scenes - Billing & Coding Updates, November 17, 2020

Presented by Kirk Mack, COMT, COE, CPC, CPMA

 

The Finale, November 19, 2020

Presented by Dr. Michael Greenwood, Dr. Russell Swan, Dr. Brandon Baartman, Dr. Daniel Terveen, Dr. John Goertz, Dr. Travis, Whitt, Dr. Brooke Messer,

 

 

2020 Vision Foundation Fall Fest

9/10/2020

Presented by Dr. Vance Thompson, Dr. John Berdahl, Dr. Michael Greenwood, Dr. Russell Swan, Dr. Brandon Baartman, Dr. Deborah Ristvedt, Dr. Daniel Terveen. 

The Future is Bright: Advancements in Refractive Cataract Surgery and Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgery

Presented by Dr. Deborah Ristvedt, Dr. Mathew Walker, and Dr. Carissa Hintz

Collaborative Care and Cataract Co-Management

Presented by Matt Jensen CEO 

Spring Fling Event 5-20-2020

Presented by Dr. Vance Thompson, Dr. Deborah Ristvedt, Dr. Doug Wallin, Dr. Jason Schmit, Dr. Justin Schweitzer

 

2020 Spring Tech Training Series

4-20-20 - Anatomy & Physiology of the Eye instructed by Dr. Keith Rasmussen

4-22-20 - Microbiology and Equipment Repair & Maintenance by Dr. Doug Wallin

4-24-20 - Visual Assessment, Lensometry and Spectacle Skills by Dr. Jason Schmit

4-27-20 - History Taking and Pupilary Assessment by Dr. Brandon Baartman

4-29-20 - Assisting in Surgical Procedures by Dr. Russell Swan

5-1-20 - Ophthalmic Imaging by Dr. John Berdahl and Dr. Larae Zimprich

5-4-20 - Supplemental Skills by Dr. Doug Wallin

5-6-20 - Ophthalmic Patient Services by Dr. Michael Greenwood and Dr. Nick Risbrudt

5-8-20 - Visual Fields & Tonometry by Dr. Justin Schweitzer

5-11-20 - Ocular Motilities by Dr. Daniel Terveen and Dr. Larae Zimprich

5-13-20 - Keratometry & Contact Lenses by Dr. Mitch Ibach

5-15-20 - Pharmacology by Dr. Deborah Ristvedt and Dr Mathew Walker

 

2019 Fall Tech Training Series

9-23-19: Anatomy & Physiology of the Eye instructed by Dr. Keith Rasmussen

9-30-19: Microbiology and Equipment Repair & Maintenance by Dr. Doug Wallin

10-7-19: Visual Assessment, Lensometry and Spectacle Skills by Dr. Jason Schmit

10-21-19: Assisting in Surgical Procedures 

10-28-19: History Taking and Pupillary Assessment

11-4-19: Ophthalmic Imaging

11-11-19: Ocular Motilities

11-18-19: Ophthalmic Patient Services and Education 

11-25-19: Visual Fields and Tonometry

12-2-19: Supplemental Skills

12-9-19: Keratometry & Contact Lenses

12-16-19: Pharmacology

Vision Foundation 2019 Alexandria Symposium: June 7th, 2019

Part 1: Watch Here

Part 2: Watch Here

Light Adjustable Lens Launch Event

8-7-19: Presented by Dr. Vance Thompson

Dry Eye Educational Event

Presented by Dr. Jason Schmit, January 22, 2019

Part one

Part two

Vance Thompson Vision Webinars & Past Event Presentations

2018 Fall Tech Training Series (click on the topic for a playback of the recorded session)

9-17-18: Anatomy & Physiology of the Eye instructed by Dr. Kayla Karpuk

9-24-18: Microbiology & Equipment Repair and Maintenance instructed by Dr. Doug Wallin

10-1-18: Visual Assessment instructed by Dr. Keith Rasmussen

10-15-18: Assisting in Surgical Procedures instructed by Dr. Russell Swan

10-22-18: History Taking and Pupillary Assessment instructed by Dr. Brandon Baartman

10-29-18: Ocular Motilities by Dr. Delaney Kent

11-5-18: Ophthalmic Imaging by Dr. David Stephens

11-12-18:  Ophthalmic Patient Services & Education by Dr. Michael Greenwood

11-19-18: Visual Fields and Tonometry by Dr. Justin Schweitzer

11-26-18: Supplemental Skills by Dr. David Stephens

12-3-18: Lensometry and Spectacle Skills by Dr. Jason Schmit

12-10-18: Keratometry & Contact Lenses by Dr. Delaney Kent

12-17-18: Pharmacology by Dr. David Stephens

 

Vision Foundation 2018 Omaha Symposium: November 16th, 2018

Watch here

 

Vision Foundation 2018 Fargo Symposium: September 8th, 2018

Watch Here

Vision Foundation 2018 Bozeman Symposium: September 7th, 2018

Part 1: Watch Here

Part 2: Watch Here

Staff Session Breakout:

Part 1: Watch Here

Part 2: Watch Here

 

Vision Foundation 2019 Sioux Falls Symposium: March 2nd, 2019

Introduction & Difficult Decisions in Refractive Surgery : Watch Here

Expedition Cataract: Cataract Considerations From Start to Finish: Watch Here

The Great Case Race; Optimizing Treatment in Todays' Glaucoma Space: Watch Here

Craters, Ridges, Cones & Valleys: Post-Operative Surgical Management or the Cornea :Watch Here

Secondary Intraocular Lens: The State of the Art & When It's Not Spherical: Addressing Astigmastism With Cataract Surgery: Watch Here

Dynamics of Collaborative Care and the Common Misconceptions: Watch Here

Mission See& Do: Cataract and LASIK Patient Experiences, Glaxay Update: The Low Down on the Eye Care Through Time and Space, Small Steps Toward Giant Leaps for Mankind: How Research Impacts the Future of Eyecare, and Mission Control: Utlizing, Interpreting & Billing for Technology: Watch Here

Houston, We Have a Problem: How Dry Eye Can Impact Surgical Outcomes:Watch Here

Orbiting the Eye: Options in Oculoplastics Surgeries: Watch Here

Keeping Our Eye On Space: How Space Exploration is Impacting How We Provide Care on Earth: Watch Here

Myopia, Refractive Surgery & Phakic IOLs 11-28-17

Presented by Vance Thompson, MD and David Freiss, OD

Watch Here


 

Tech Training 2017: Click on the session title to access the recorded live webinar

Anatomy and Physiology of the Eye 9-18-17

Microbiology and Equipment Maintenance: 9-25-17

Visual Assessment: 10-2-17

Assisting in Surgical Procedures 10-16-17

History Taking and Pupillary Assessment 10-23-17

Ocular Motilities 10-30-17

Ophthalmic Imaging 11-6-17

Ophthalmic Patient Services & Education 11-13-17

Visual Fields and Tonometry 11-20-17

Supplemental Skills 11-27-17

Lensometry & Spectacle Skills 12-4-17

Keratometry & Contact Lenses 12-11-17


The Optics of Advanced Refractive Surgery

Presented by Dr. Vance Thompson, Dr. Alison Tendler, Dr. Johhn Berdahl, Dr. Michael Greenwood, Dr. Russell Swan, Dr. Keith Rasmussen & Dr. Mitch Ibach


The Optics of Advanced Refractive Surgery

Presented by Dr. John Berdahl, Dr. Michael Greenwood, Dr. Justin Schweitzer, Dr. Mitch Ibach


Tech Training 2016: Click on the session title to access the recorded live webinar

Physiology & Anatomy of the Eye; 9-19-16

Microbiology & Equipment Repair and Maintenance: 9-26-16(Audio technical difficulties, limited sound)

Visual Assessent: 10-3-16(Speaker starts off somewhat hard to hear, but it's resolved a few minutes in)

Assisting in Surgical Procedures: 10-10-16

History Taking and Pupillary Assessment: 10-17-16

Ocular Motilities: 10-24-16

Ophthalmic Imaging: 11-7-16

Visual Fields and Tonometry: 11-14-16

Ophthalmic Patient Services and Education: 11-21-16

Supplemental Skills: 11-28-16

Pharmacology: 12-19-16


Dry Eye & Surgical Outcomes featuring Dr. Vance Thompson and Dr. Michael Gross

November 16th, 2016


Corneal Cross-Linking Rollout August 31st, 2016 Featuring Dr. Vance Thompson, Dr. Alison Tendler, Dr. John Berdahl & Dr. Michael Greenwood


MIGS Webinar Featuring Dr. John Berdahl, MD: November 2015


Reading Glasses Seminar: a Web & Recorded Version from the Live Session, Featuring Dr. Vance Thompson, MD and Dr. Doug Wallin, OD: September 2015


Dry Eye Webinar Featuring Dr. Jason Schmit, OD: September 2015


Reading Glasses Seminar: a Web & Recorded Version from the Live Session, featuring Dr. Vance Thompson, MD and Dr. John Berdahl, MD: July 2015