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Advancing optometry’s priorities, now and into the future

February 16, 2018

AOA President Christopher J. Quinn, O.D., on the opportunities and challenges that AOA members overcame in 2017, and how that positions the profession advantageously for tomorrow. Read More >

Be aware of code changes that could impact your practice

February 14, 2018

Coding revisions and additions for 2018 must be used starting with claims that have dates of service of Jan. 1, 2018. Read More >

Heart to heart: New blood pressure guideline can spark conversation between doctors of optometry and patients

February 14, 2018

Checking patients’ vitals—including high blood pressure—part of visits to eye doctors. Read More >

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ALOA Paraoptometric Technician Course

March 31, 2018

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ALOA Summer Conference 2018

July 13, 2018

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