Taking pride in what you do

AOA’s 2018 Paraoptometric of the Year shares how she turned a job into a career—and a career into a passion.Read more >

January 23, 2019

Care models of success

While doctors of optometry are certainly Americans’ primary eye care physicians, it could be argued that the profession is heading toward a more encompassing primary care model. The distinction is in optometry’s role in diagnosing, managing and treating systemic as well as ocular conditions.Read more >

January 17, 2019

20 most-read stories of 2018

Re-live optometry’s biggest moments of the year. Read more >

January 3, 2019

AOA Board resolves advocacy, growth in New Year

With 2019 around the corner, the AOA Board of Trustees is looking ahead to the coming year and sharing their resolutions for AOA and the profession. Read more >

December 27, 2018

Members only: How AOA membership helps protect your practice and the profession

Young doctors joined the AOA seeking help with consolidating student loans, finding authoritative clinical resources and saving on group purchases such as insurance. They also discovered, through the AOA’s 24/7 advocacy efforts on the state and federal levels, that there is power in numbers. Read more >

December 25, 2018

Healthy Eyes Healthy Children grants program makes eye health and vision care a tradition

According to its end-of-year report, HEHC projects benefited an estimated 22,500 people in need.Read more >

December 20, 2018