COVID-19 lockdowns took their toll on optometry practices, but the AOA’s advocacy and guidance in accessing federal relief measures helped the profession recover over a billion dollars.
Optometry’s Fund for Disaster Relief stands ready to assist doctors on their path to recovery following an historic 2020 wildfire season in the western U.S.
Together, the AOA and AOSA are leading the fight to ease the burden of student loan debt for their members.
In June 9 statement posted on social media, AOA affirms its opposition to racism, intolerance and hate. The task force will report to AOA president and Board of Trustees.
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Welcome to the AOA’s fully redesigned website, offering a more streamlined and modern user experience that will better serve members and the profession of optometry.
Its first organized meeting attracted 34 attendees; today, its membership is about 985.
Healthy Eyes Healthy Children grants spread awareness and increase comprehensive vision services.
Doctors of optometry: Weather phenomenon curiosity for the eyes, though little cause for concern.
A patient arrives at your practice for their appointment and is not wearing a face covering. The dilemma has been the subject of discussion among doctors of optometry.
In times of stress and disruption, OFDR can provide support so that doctors impacted can return to providing eye and vision care in their community. OFDR is available to aid doctors who have experienced property damage to their home or business, including damages as a result of civil disorder and unrest.