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The Optometric Society of the District of Columbia

It's time to look into becoming a member of the Optometric Society for the District of Columbia and the American Optometric Association (AOA).

Membership — Invest in your Future

Here are the top reasons to be a member:

Advocacy - Ensure Your Voice is Heard

FACT: We are stronger collectively than any one of us is alone. Advocacy means ensuring you can practice your profession and get paid fairly for your services.

Practice Growth - Position Yourself for Even Greater Success

FACT: The next generation of optometry is about innovation, adaption and speed of change. Practice growth means you are positioned now and in the future for success.

Practice Efficientcy - Increase Your Revenue While Reducing Costs

FACT: Nearly one in three optometrists say they are not busy enough and could see more patients. Practice efficiency means putting more patients in the chair.

Paraoptometric Resource Center - Give Your Practice a Competitive Edge

FACT: Trained staff will enhance patient satisfaction and increase the potential of additional referrals and practice revenue.

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Officers

Douglas Kiessling, OD, President
Ben Teller, OD, Vice President
Jeffrey Kraskin, OD, Treasurer

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