Surgical Subspecialty


SSP 5X1: Surgical Sub-Specialty

This course consists of three rotations in Ophthalmology, Otolaryngology '96 Head and Neck Surgery (ENT) and Orthopedics. By the end of this clerkship the students will improve their skills and techniques of head and neck examinations, understand the purpose, values and results of numerous laboratory assessments of various otolaryngologic disorders, identify eye movement systems, describe the types of the refractive error, discuss various methods of measuring visual acuity, understand how to record visual acuity, assess patients with orthopedic problems.