When driving becomes dangerous

It’s important for doctors of optometry to explain why patients don’t meet the criteria to drive and emphasize the danger their driving poses to themselves and others.Read more >

September 26, 2017

Doctors of optometry less likely to prescribe “seldom needed” antibiotics for conjunctivitis

Education on pink eye hygiene is key to treatment and return to school and work, doctor of optometry saysRead more >

September 22, 2017

Clinical pearls for Autumn’s allergies

Help patients manage their ocular allergiesRead more >

September 19, 2017

Study underscores optometry’s role in improving aging patients’ quality of life

Research associates vision impairment with cognitive dysfunction.Read more >

August 30, 2017

Eye and vision concerns eclipse Aug. 21 celestial phenomenon

AOA urges concerned patients to see their doctors of optometry.Read more >

August 23, 2017

Health centers providing more care than ever before

Through community health centers (CHCs), doctors of optometry can play a part in increasing access to affordable, cost-effective and high-quality care in medically underserved communities.Read more >

August 14, 2017