FDA: Opternative in violation of federal law; AOA complaint validated

AOA’s 2016 complaint laid groundwork for FDA enforcement action.Read more >

March 15, 2018

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

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 CommissionRead more >

March 8, 2018

AOA to FTC: Prioritize patient safety

Dozens of doctors of optometry and students are in the nation’s capital to uphold patient safety and battle a misguided federal agency proposal.Read more >

March 6, 2018

New alliance—joined by AOA—fights for eye health and patient safety

Eye diseases and vision disorders cost U.S. economy millions of dollars annually.Read more >

February 21, 2018

Concerns validated, AOA stands ground amid Hubble row

Media report outs retailer over lax prescription verification process.Read more >

February 8, 2018

New Jersey finalizes hard-fought patient access measure

Bill prohibits unnecessary vision plan mandates on doctors.Read more >

January 10, 2018

New year, new push by AOA against health insurance and vision plan abuses

AOA thanks doctors of optometry for support, renews effort to educate and earn congressional support in 2018.Read more >

January 4, 2018