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Pre-reg focus

Becoming a clinician

Pre-reg optometrist, Ali Yasen, shares insight into his pre-reg period to date and advises peers to pick their practice carefully

Ali Yasen

I’m around three months into my pre-reg now and I am starting to find my feet as a clinician. Things that I initially found daunting, like a whole clinic of young children, or a whole clinic of elderly or less-abled patients presenting with lots of different pathology, are starting to become things that I am used to and can handle sufficiently.

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