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Summit heartens optometric research, elevates professional standard

July 19, 2018

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Athlete endorsement boosts Think About Your Eyes campaign’s connection to essential family health

July 19, 2018

The 2017 campaign generated over 3.4 million eye exams, 2018 building upon that success. Read More >

Study: Researchers propose novel, noninvasive procedure to correct refractive errors

July 17, 2018

Laser procedure could be used to treat myopia, hyperopia, keratoconus and astigmatism. Read More >

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The practice of optometry in the state of Alabama is governed at its core by the Optometry Practices Act. This legislation defines regulations, requirements, and scope of practice for optometry in Alabama. The ALOA maintains a copy of this law available online in its entirety.

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