EDUCATION & RESEARCH
Housed within Precision Cornea Centre is the Learning Centre. The Learning Centre helps to fulfill our Practice's teaching mission by offering an environment for onsite and virtual education for eye surgeons, optometrists, COMTs, and nurses from around the world.
Research is an important mandate for our Practice. To help with the dissemination of knowledge gained through our extensive clinical activities, the Research Centre has full-time staff dedicated to multiple investigator-initiated and industry-sponsored research protocols. Dr. Sabeti is the Director of Research & Innovation at Precision Cornea Centre
Precision Cornea Centre serves as teaching site for the 2-year Cornea, Anterior Segment, and Refractive Surgery Fellowship Program at the University of Ottawa Eye Institute. The Practice welcomes our talented Fellows, who are already fully-trained eye surgeons, from around the world to enhance patient care at Precision Cornea Centre. For more information about the Clinical Fellowship for prospective applicants, please click the link below.
A one-year clinical Research Fellowship is offered in Cornea, Anterior Segment, and Refractive Surgery. The Research Fellow is an important member of the team and quarterbacks the Centre's many projects in research and innovation. Dr. Sabeti serves as the Director of the Research Fellowship Program.
Optometry students from the University of Montreal are welcome to do their graduating-year externship rotation at Precision Cornea Centre. This clinical, non-procedural rotation is an immersive experience into our beautiful subspecialty and is run by Dr. Yelle.
Certified Ophthalmic Medical Technology students in the final year of their 4-year Bachelors Degree program rotate through Precision Cornea Centre to learn more about our niche clinical activity and advanced diagnostics. Our clinic finds their experience and skills in helping our patients to be extremely valuable! Our clinic manager, Liz, coordinates this training.
Precision Cornea Centre welcomes eye care professionals from around the world to observe our clinical practice in motion. The sharing of ideas on how to best help our patients with our international guests is truly cherished by the PCC team!
PCC INTERNATIONAL TEACHING ROUNDS
As part of the Teaching Mission of our clinic, Precision Cornea Centre hosts weekly Rounds. The Rounds take place in our Learning Centre and we welcome onsite attendees. In addition, we are pleased to have Cornea, Anterior Segment, Cataract, and Refractive Surgery Clinics from around the world partner with us regularly in these virtual education sessions!