4 tips on providing optometric care for children with autism

The CDC estimates that 1 in 59 children are diagnosed with autism by age 8. Optometry can play an essential role in helping these children to a better place.Read more >

May 1, 2019

Tips on prescribing and fitting a bioptic telescope system for driving: part II

See what kind of system you shlould design and order once you determine a patient to be a good candidate to drive with bioptic telescope system.Read more >

April 29, 2019

AOA: Optometry is essential in care for patients with concussions, TBIs

AOA offers new resource, which helped carry the message to policymakers and physicians during AOA on Capitol Hill 2019.Read more >

April 24, 2019

Tips on prescribing and fitting a bioptic telescope system for driving

Doctors of optometry must often be like journalists, documenting the who, what and when before determining the how. This holds true when prescribing and fitting a bioptic telescope systems (BTS) for driving.Read more >

April 23, 2019

Thinking green? Start with contact lenses

As many as 1 in 5 contact lens wearers dispose of their lenses down the sink or toilet, contributing an estimated 6-10 metric tons of plastic lenses to U.S. wastewater each year.Read more >

April 22, 2019

Surprising measles outbreak eye-catching for doctors of optometry

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is now reporting measles outbreaks in 20 states or 555 cases nationwide as of April 11. That’s the second-highest number of measles cases in the U.S. since measles were basically eliminated in 2000.Read more >

April 17, 2019