All about your eyes: School performance related to vision

As the end of summer vacation approaches, parents and students have back-to-school in mind. One of the most important ways to ensure a successful school year is to make your children’s sight a priority.Read more >

September 1, 2015

COVID-19 pandemic necessitates infection control refresher

Learn more about appropriate infection control in the optometric practice with a two-part CE series during the AOA 2020 Virtual Learning Livecast, June 24-27. Read more >

June 4, 2020

Dr. Elizabeth Steele Named Optometric Educator of the Year

The American Optometric Association has named Elizabeth Steele, OD, its Optometric Educator of the Year.Read more >

June 15, 2017

Techniques to enhance contrast

June 1, 2020

There may be relatively simple changes that can be made to improve vision function, which will allow patients to comfortably perform desired activities. Read more >

AOA Foundation extends helping hand to damaged practices

June 1, 2020

Longtime practice in San Francisco Bay area among affected properties. Read more >

ALERT: Arkansas scope saga necessitates urgent action

May 28, 2020

Opponents to Arkansas’ optometric scope of practice expansion up the ante in fight to repeal law; AOA steps up support and urges members’ immediate help. Read more >

Paraoptometrics have key role in scope expansion

May 27, 2020

Doctors of optometry and paraoptometrics should work hand in hand to meet future demands of patients. Read more >

Registration now open for the AOA 2020 Virtual Learning Livecast

May 26, 2020

AOA 2020 Virtual Learning Livecast, June 24-27, offers 60+ CE and professional development courses for doctors, paraoptometric staff and students. Read more >

Study: Scope expansion to save Americans $4.6 billion annually

May 26, 2020

Billions in annual savings to Americans’ health care and widespread support for a full range of optometric care are linchpin findings of a new report on nationwide optometric scope of practice expansion. Read more >