Talking politics: How to keep peace in the practice

When patients or staff ask who you’re voting for, the best answer might be no answer at all.Read more >

March 2, 2020

CDC: U.S. coronavirus spread expected, ‘disruption may be severe’

COVID-19 expected to spread in U.S. Here’s what doctors of optometry need to know to protect themselves and patients.Read more >

February 26, 2020

Before patients hit the beach, make sure they know what’s lurking in the water

Spring break is closer than it seems—take this opportunity to remind patients of healthy contact lens hygiene habits and other eye health considerations.Read more >

February 26, 2020

2,020 at #OM2020: AOA+ wants you in Washington

This is where it all begins—AOA+ at Optometry’s Meeting® 2020 is the student and new grad experience that engages our profession’s future leaders. Learn about grant opportunities to attend.Read more >

February 26, 2020

AOA members carry the message of #2020EyeExam into the future

The Year of the Eye Exam is in full swing, and AOA members are thinking about how they can carry the momentum of this important AOA awareness campaign forward into the future. Here’s what doctors, students and paraoptometrics have to say about optometry’s future.Read more >

February 24, 2020

Should you see your eye doctor this winter? You’re getting warmer

With lower humidity in the air in winter, the cold air blowing on your face can take a toll on the eyes. A cold wind can cause the moisture in the eye to evaporate. An in-person, comprehensive eye exam with a doctor of optometry is the simplest step you can take to protect vision and ensure early diagnosis of and treatment for common vision problems.Read more >

February 21, 2020