A healthy eyes recipe

Research shows that adding certain nutrients to patients’ daily diets can help preserve their vision. But not all nutrients are created equal. What is considered the pièce de résistance of eye-friendly nutrients? Counsel patients on what to eat to reduce the risk of vision loss risk and prevent chronic conditions.Read more >

January 20, 2020

AOAExcel® GPO to add additional optical products to help AOA members compete

GPO members already enjoy significant savings on everyday business and practice needs, but soon those discounts will include additional optical products, such as contact lenses, frames and lens materials.Read more >

January 15, 2020

State of play: Glaucoma

How can optometry do more to help glaucoma patients? Glaucoma expert shares new developments you should be aware of.Read more >

January 15, 2020

AOA uncovering, fighting back against plans’ abuses

Insurers’ business practices are limiting doctors’ ability to provide care, and the AOA is taking action to hold them accountable.Read more >

January 15, 2020

‘Just say yes’

Even before graduating from optometry school, the AOA’s Young Optometrist of the Year was active in advocacy. And that made all the difference.Read more >

January 14, 2020

'If we don't step up, someone else will step in'

Why is advocacy so important to the profession of optometry and patients? AOA’s Advocates of the Year share what they tell policymakers about optometry. Read more >

January 8, 2020