Jennifer S. Kane, O.D.

Specialties:

Location:

Palm Bay office

Education:

08/2010 – 05/2014: Nova Southeastern University – College of Optometry
Doctor of Optometry

06/2006 – 12/2009: Florida State University – College of Arts and Sciences, Biology,
Bachelors of Science Degree, Pre-Optometry

05/2008 – 07/2008: Florida Atlantic University – Transient Student, Biology

05/2007 – 07/2007: Tallahassee Community College – Transient Student, Biology

08/2005 – 05/2006: University of South Florida – College of Arts & Sciences, Biology,
Pre-Optometry

 

Experience:

08/2014- Present: Kane Family Vision Center
Owner, CEO, Optometrist

  • Pediatrics and vision therapy
  • Contacts

 

08/2014 – Present
Optometrist – Fill-in work at various modes of practice

  • The LASIK Institute
  • Pinnacle Eye Center
  • Googly Eyes
  • Gulf Coast Optometry
  • Dr. Perez & Associates
  • Alafaya Vision Center
  • Sand Lake Vision Center
  • Transcending Eye Care
  • Standon Optical

 

02/2014 – 05/2014: Primary Care & Low Vision Rotation

  • The Eye Care Institute – Broward Clinic
  • Lighthouse of Broward County

 

12/2013 – 02/2014: Pediatrics & Binocular Vision Rotation

  • The Eye Care Institute – Strabismus Clinic
  • The Eye Care Institute – Broward Clinic
  • Kids in Distress Clinic

 

10/2013 – 12/2013: Contact Lens Rotation

  • The Eye Care Institute – Davie Clinic

 

08/2013 – 10/2013: Externship – Dr. Richard Sorkin, O.D., F.A.A.O., F.C.O.V.D.
Board Certified in Visual Therapy & Child Development, Behavioral Optometrist

  • Primary care with emphasis in pediatrics and vision therapy

 

05/2013 – 08/2013: Externship – Wm. Jenning Bryan Dorn V.A.M.C.

  • Primary care, geriatrics, disease, and trauma related examinations

 

02/2013 – 05/2013: 3rd Year Advanced Care – Glaucoma Rotation

  • Glaucoma related patient care
  • Learned how to adapt and tailor the exam for the sequence for the patients needs
  • Extensive experience with tonometry, gonioscopy, dilated OCT, Fundus photography

 

12/2012 – 05/2013: 3rd Year Pediatric Primary Care Rotations 

  • Learned how to adapt an exam and modify procedures depending on the age, learning ability, and mental status of the patient to be able to collect the necessary data
  • Provided comprehensive eye exams, problem focus exams (including binocular vision checks, prescription checks, disease related, and emergency) and follow-up exams with necessary testing
  • Experience with OCT, GDX, anterior and fundus photography, visual field, Goldmann, Pulsair, and ICare tonometry, and pachymetry, as well as A and B scans

 

05/2012 – 02/2013: 3rd Yar Optical Roatation

  • ~75 hours of experience in the Nova Optical
  • Fitted, ordered and dispensed glasses
  • Explained coatings, differences in materials and differences in lens types (including progressive vs. bifocal vs. single vision) to customers
  • Experienced making minor adjustments to frames
  • Neutralized various types of lenses

 

05/2012 – 12/2012: 3rd Year Primary Care Rotations

  • Provided comprehensive eye exams, problem focus exams (including binocular vision checks, prescription checks, disease related, and emergency) and follow-up exams with necessary testing
  • Experience with OCT, GDX, anterior and fundus photography, visual field, Goldmann tonometry, and pachymetry, as well as A and B scans

 

01/2009 – 05/2009: Training/Volunteer – V.A. Optometry Clinic

  • Trained as a visual technician and assistant
  • Learned about the OCT, auto-refractor, Pulsair tonometry, fundus photography, and visual fields
  • Learned how to take patient history and preliminary testing

 

05/2008 – 08/2008: Internship – ClearVue Eye Clinic

  • Trained as a technician and assistant
  • Learned about the auto-refractor, Pulsair tonometry, fundus photography, visual field and preliminary testing
  • Observed and assisted in outpatient procedures – laser procedures and various injections

 

Honors, Awards & Certificates:

  • Dean’s list 1 semester- at the College of Optometry, NSU
  • CRT certification 5/2013
  • Bausch + Lomb Vision Shaping Treatment Design 5/2013
    • Certification to fit VTS lens design(s)
  • Laser Application Workshop 1/26/13
    • 2-hour hands-on ophthalmic laser workshop
    • AG laser capsulotomy and laser iridotomy
    • National Honors Society at Florida State University
  • Florida Bright Futures Medallion Scholarship 8/05-05/09
    • 75% of tuition covered at Florida State University and University of South Florida
    • Dean’s list 4 semesters- at Florida State University
    • National Scholars Honors Society- at Florida State University

 

Memberships:

  • College of Optometrists in Vision Development
  • American Optometric Association
  • Florida Optometric Association

 

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