Primary Care/Health/Peds/Contact Lens/LV

Garrett Eye Center

Site 1:
        1301 S. Carpenter Avenue
        Iron Mountain, MI 49801
        Phone: 906-774-1404
        Fax: 906-774-8132 

Site 2:
        524 Ludington St., Suite 101
       
Escanaba, MI 49829
        Phone:
906-786-6705
       

Type of Practice: General Ophthalmology
(Medical and Surgical Care with Primary Care)

Mission:

Number of MCO students per rotation: 1-Spring only

Orientation Instructions:
You should contact Dr. Hartwig 6 weeks prior to the beginning of your rotation to verify dates, times, directions, parking, and any other information.  Completion of Hepatitis B series is required (unless waiver is signed) and annual TB testing must be completed.  BE CERTAIN TO TAKE YOUR CURRENT CPR CRD, TB TEST RESTULTS CARD, AND HEP B (OR WAIVER FORM) TO EACH OF YOUR ROTATION SITES. Report to the address above at 8:00 a.m. the first day of the rotation for orientation to policies, clinical protocol, administrative procedures, etc.

If you have any questions, please contact our office at (231) 591-2202 (Elizabeth Spedoske, Assistant Dean’s Office) or (231) 591-3845 (Dr. David Durkee, Interim Director of Externships).

Faculty:
   Contact Person: 
           
Dean Hartwig, O.D.
            (906) 774-1404
            - E-mail       hartwig.dean@yahoo.com

    Clinical Teaching Faculty: 
            Dean Hartwig, O.D.
    Other Clinical Mentors: 
            J.M. Garrett, M.D.

           
Paul Gayeff, O.D. - Escanaba, MI  
    Support Staff: 6 Optometric Technicians/Assistants, 4 Office Staff 

    

 

Schedule:
   

Operating Hours: 
           
Monday - Friday, 7:30am-4:30pm  
            Student will visit  the Escanaba site on Mondays.
    Hours of direct patient care for extern per day: 8 (40 per week)
    Number of patients seen by extern per day: 8-12

Dr. Hartwig

   Dr. Garrett

Educational Objectives:

Scope of the Externship:

Chart of Patient Examinations

 

* Average Number of Patient Examinations 
Rotation 1 = 604
Rotation 2 = 234
Rotation 3 = 502

 

* Average Number of Patient Examinations 
Rotation 1 = 771
Rotation 2 = 527
Rotation 3 = 652

* Average Number of Patient Examinations 
  Rotation 1 = 605
  Rotation 3 = 1104

* Average Number of Patient Examinations 
  Rotation 1 = 528

  Rotation 3 = 677

* Average Number of Patient Examinations 
  Rotation 1 = 1197  

Rotation 2 = 666 

  Rotation 3 = 887  

PC - Primary Care, CL - Contact Lens, VT - VT Evaluation, LV - LV Evaluation, PD - Pediatric, OD - Ocular Disease, F/U - F/U to monitor Tx plan, PRE - Pre-op, POST - Post-op, SC - Total number screened, SU - Surgeries observed

Housing:

Community:

Miscellaneous:

- Humphrey Visual Field Analyzer

- Excimer Laser

- Tangent Screen

- BIO with condensing lens

- YAG and Argon Lasers

- Fundus contact and non-contact lenses

- Fundus Camera (Digital)

- HRT

- Fluorescein Angiography

- Gonioscopy Lenses

- A and B Scan Ultrasonography

- PAM

- BAT

  -Topographer and Pachymeter

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