California officials crack down on advertising, other violations by nationwide optical chain

February 14, 2019

The AOA is monitoring the outcome of 21 citations filed against a national chain of optical stores levied in 2018 by the California State Board of Optometry. Read more >

The lowdown on vision rehabilitation

February 14, 2019

Doctors of optometry are key to the proper examination and diagnosis of vision impairments, leading to prescribed treatment prior to outcomes. AOA will participate in a Facebook Live Event on Feb. 22 with National Eye Institute. Read more >

Pressure’s on: Understanding hypertensive guidelines

February 12, 2019

One in 3 U.S. adults are hypertensive but nearly half do nothing to control it. What do hypertension guidelines say and how does optometry manage patients at critical values? Read more >

How to balance work and home life

February 11, 2019

AOA is celebrating Valentine’s by sharing relationship advice from optometry duos! Read their tips on how to achieve healthy work-life balance. Read more >

AOA, state affiliates blaze path for optometry’s future

February 7, 2019

States’ 2019 legislative sessions are well underway and, already, optometry’s advocates can report important progress on patient safety and scope bills in a pair of states. Read more >

AOA volunteers gather to plan for 2019 and big 2020 initiative

February 7, 2019

Over 200 members attended the AOA Volunteer Meeting in St. Louis, Feb. 1-2. Read more >