Patients, doctors come out ahead in states’ vision plan fights

March 22, 2018

AOA supports states’ fights to increase patient access, reduce patient confusion. Read more >

Candidates announce bids for AOA Board

March 13, 2018

2018 candidates file for AOA Board positions Read more >

Doctors of optometry make optometry’s case to Federal Trade Commission

March 8, 2018

More than 60 strong, AOA-member doctors and future doctors of optometry, representing the more than 41 million contact lens patients across the U.S., descended March 7 on Washington D.C., to make optometry’s message heard loud and clear to the Federal Trade Commission Read more >

Study: Google algorithms can predict risks for heart disease by using retinal images

March 3, 2018

Research underscores need for comprehensive eye examinations by eye doctors. Read more >

Optometric surgical procedures courses now available at Optometry’s Meeting®

March 1, 2018

Only a handful of states allow doctors of optometry to perform the procedures today. Read more >

Heart to heart: New blood pressure guideline can spark conversation between doctors of optometry and patients

February 14, 2018

Checking patients’ vitals—including high blood pressure—part of visits to eye doctors. Read more >