Government shutdown’s trickle-down effects? Canceled appointments, confusion

January 31, 2019

Optometry practices felt the effects of a 35-day partial government shutdown with increased cancellations and lower patient numbers. Now, the threat of another shutdown looms large on the horizon. Read more >

Doctors of optometry: Teammates in the post-concussion care huddle

January 29, 2019

They can help determine when patients are ready to return to play, to work and to the classroom. Read more >

Meditation an adjunctive therapy for glaucoma? Possibly

January 28, 2019

New research claims mindfulness meditation could be a useful, complimentary therapy for lowering IOP in patients with POAG, and questions the role of stress as a causal factor in glaucoma. Read more >

Building for the future

January 24, 2019

AOA works tirelessly behind the scenes to ensure optometry’s priorities play out on America’s health care stage. Read more >

Need CE? Look no further than Optometry’s Meeting®

January 24, 2019

What's all the hype about CE at Optometry's Meeting®? Consider these three education highlights for why you should check off all your CE needs at Optometry's Meeting in St. Louis. Read more >

Taking pride in what you do

January 23, 2019

AOA’s 2018 Paraoptometric of the Year shares how she turned a job into a career—and a career into a passion. Read more >