ALOA Convention 2018 | November 2 - 4, 2018
The Hyatt Regency
Birmingham, AL

Latest News

Eyes on Alzheimer’s

September 21, 2018

Doctors of optometry have an important role to play in the prevention and early detection of the ocular and visual changes that herald the onset of Alzheimer's disease. Read More >

Coding changes to know before Oct. 1

September 20, 2018

For the complete list of changes, be sure to purchase the 2019 Codes for Optometry manual. However, it's important to note that you must refrain from using these codes until after Oct. 1, 2018. Read More >

Study looks at potential of suppressing ocular cancer in children

September 20, 2018

Retinoblastoma (RB) affects 1 in every 20,000 children in this country, primarily around the age of 5. Read More >

Find a Member Doctor

Search our database of 22,364 Optometrists.

Advanced Search

Join the ALOA

The ALOA's mission is to advance the profession of optometry through education, professional development and public policy advocacy. The ALOA is the only voice that speaks for optometry in Alabama and the only force that works to ensure that optometrists can provide primary eye care services.

Join Now

If you have questions about membership, please contact ALOA at (334) 273-7895 or optometry@alaopt.com.


Alabama Optometry Law

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.

Read More