Study looks at potential of suppressing ocular cancer in children

Retinoblastoma (RB) affects 1 in every 20,000 children in this country, primarily around the age of 5.Read more >

September 20, 2018

Doctors of optometry are members of post-concussion team

Every day in the U.S., Americans sustain concussions from falls, traffic accidents and assaults that send thousands to emergency rooms. September is National Traumatic Brain Injury Awareness Month, emphasizing the need to better understand TBI and treatments.Read more >

September 18, 2018

A profession of their own

In 1978, optometric staff and doctors breathed purpose into a disparate group of office workers, assistants and technicians and defined a bourgeoning profession. Forty years later, paraoptometric professionals are integral to the delivery of quality eye care.Read more >

September 17, 2018

Hurricane Florence makes landfall, doctors prepare for worst

Mandatory evacuations along the Carolinas' shoreline took effect this week. Help support colleagues effected by Hurricane Florence. Read more >

September 13, 2018

4 coding conundrums clarified

The AOA’s Coding Experts offer answers to frequently asked questions.Read more >

September 12, 2018

September is Life Insurance Awareness Month–where’s yours?

AOAExcel provides affordable coverage and “peace of mind” for you and your family.Read more >

September 11, 2018