AACO 2019 Annual Conference

Featured Speaker
George T. Banyas, OD, FAAO

Dr. George T Banyas specializes in optometry in Gibsonia, PA and has over 33 years of experience in the field of medicine. His private, corporate practice provides family and senior eye care, pre/post operative management, anterior segment care, cosmetic and therapeutic contact lens care.

Service to AACO
Dr. Banyas sits on the Editorial Board and is the Abstracts editor for the ElectrifEye Journal. Additionally, Dr. Banyas is a reviewer for Continuing Education courses for Council of Optometric Practitioners (COPE)

Public Speaking
2017-Visual auras and what they mean, Southlake, TX
Presbyopic surgery: Innately imperfect
2018-Skin Disease and the Eye, Cranberry Twp., PA
Corneal Insult
2019-Botox for Head and Neck
Nutraceuticals for Skin and Eye, Cranberry Twp., PA

Publications
Banyas, GT. Doll’s head maneuver confirms early diagnosis of progressive supranuclear palsy. ElectrifEye Journal, Vol. 1, No. 3, 2018.
Banyas, GT. Absence of MRI changes in an elderly patient with hypersomnolence and diplopia. ElectrifEye Journal, Vol 1, No. 6, 2018.
Banyas, GT. GPC: It’s OK to call it an allergy, ElectrifEye Journal, Vol. 1, No. 5, 2018.

Education
Dr. Banyas graduated fourth in his class from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Salus University with his medical degree. He received his BS in Biology/Pre-Med Studies at Geneva College. Dr. Banyas' OD was from P.C.O. in Philadelphia and his Primary Care Residency was received from the Eye Institute of the Pennsylvania College of Optometry.