Concentrate on what matters most–your patients.
AOAExcel provides personal and professional resources that allow doctors of optometry to practice and flourish with confidence. Take full advantage of products and services from AOAExcel’s endorsed business partners, who have been carefully vetted to meet the unique needs of AOA members nationwide. Worry less about common career and practice headaches so you can focus on providing exceptional patient care.
Improve your protection
Ensuring that you, your practice and your patients' information is adequately protected can provide you with the peace of mind you need to practice with confidence. AOAExcel has identified solutions for your professional protection needs so you can focus on providing high quality patient care.
Secure your financial future
You work hard as a doctor of optometry to secure your financial future. As an AOA member, you have access to tools and resources to help you take control of your financial health.
Finding opportunities to save on practice expenses is integral to maximizinig your practice's profitability. As an AOA member, you have access to resources identified by AOAExcel to help you spend less of your hard-earned money on your practice's operating costs.
Career growth & transitions
Doctors of optometry experience growth and changes throughout the duration of their careers. AOAExcel has researched tools to help you as you grow in your career, from finding your first job in optometry to selling your practice.
AOAExcel’s Career Center
The moratorium on loan repayment is scheduled to expire Dec. 31. The average optometry student’s loan debt when they graduate is close to $200,000, and the AOA and the American Optometric Student Association (AOSA) argue that the relief makes a difference to current optometry students and doctors of optometry continuing to pay student loans. The AOA is working to ensure concerns of doctors of optometry nationwide are front and center.
The advocacy collaborative fighting for patient safety and the doctor-patient relationship reports on a productive 2020, despite COVID-19 challenges, and recently welcomed Alcon as its newest member.