AOA ensures Medicare legislation recognizes eye exams

December 4, 2019

Bill now sets appropriate guardrails for the use of retinopathy imaging in Medicare and emphasizes the importance of annual comprehensive eye exams among Medicare beneficiaries. Read more >

Optometry’s Fund for Disaster Relief eyes $1 million mark

December 3, 2019

Consider supporting this and other impactful Optometry Cares®—The AOA Foundation programs with your end-of-year giving. Read more >

Excessive device use alters prekindergartners’ white brain matter

December 2, 2019

Screen time matters when it comes to developing brain and language skills in young children. Educate parents on device use effects on development. Read more >

’90s icon to headline celebration at Optometry's Meeting® 2020

November 26, 2019

’90s icon Mark McGrath to close out Optometry’s Meeting in nation’s capital with all new CE and advocacy opportunities. Save the date: June 24-28, 2020. Read more >

FDA clears contact lens to slow myopia progression

November 26, 2019

The first-ever contact lens to receive FDA approval for slowing myopia progression could enter the market as soon as 2020. Read more >

InfantSEE® student program stirs passion for pediatric care

November 26, 2019

Aspiring doctors of optometry pledge to provide essential care to children. Read more >