Coding and audits

Don’t let the fear of raising a red flag result in potentially inaccurate coding.Read more >

February 6, 2019

AOA member has a super role with NFL team

Ahead of Sunday's big game, the AOA teamed up with Bronson Hamada, O.D., of Surf City Optometry in Huntington Beach, California—director of vision performance for the Los Angeles Rams—to find out how optometry makes a difference for the team.Read more >

January 31, 2019

Government shutdown’s trickle-down effects? Canceled appointments, confusion

Optometry practices felt the effects of a 35-day partial government shutdown with increased cancellations and lower patient numbers. Now, the threat of another shutdown looms large on the horizon. Read more >

January 31, 2019

Doctors of optometry: Teammates in the post-concussion care huddle

They can help determine when patients are ready to return to play, to work and to the classroom.Read more >

January 29, 2019

Meditation an adjunctive therapy for glaucoma? Possibly

New research claims mindfulness meditation could be a useful, complimentary therapy for lowering IOP in patients with POAG, and questions the role of stress as a causal factor in glaucoma. Read more >

January 28, 2019

Building for the future

AOA works tirelessly behind the scenes to ensure optometry’s priorities play out on America’s health care stage.Read more >

January 24, 2019