When measles rush in

February 6, 2019

Measles outbreaks across the country underscore role doctors of optometry play in infection control. Read more >

Coding and audits

February 6, 2019

Don’t let the fear of raising a red flag result in potentially inaccurate coding. Read more >

AOA member has a super role with NFL team

January 31, 2019

Ahead of Sunday's big game, the AOA teamed up with Bronson Hamada, O.D., of Surf City Optometry in Huntington Beach, California—director of vision performance for the Los Angeles Rams—to find out how optometry makes a difference for the team. Read more >

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 >