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 rejects Stanton Optical demand to retract article, cites First Amendment right

The AOA is standing by a Feb. 14 article on its website, aoa.org, which reported on several citations filed by the California Board of Optometry in 2018 against the national optical chain Stanton Optical. Read more >

April 25, 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