Government shutdown’s trickle-down effects? Canceled appointments, confusion

January 31, 2019

Optometry practices felt the effects of a 35-day partial government shutdown with increased cancellations and lower patient numbers. Now, the threat of another shutdown looms large on the horizon. Read more >

Need CE? Look no further than Optometry’s Meeting®

January 24, 2019

What's all the hype about CE at Optometry's Meeting®? Consider these three education highlights for why you should check off all your CE needs at Optometry's Meeting in St. Louis. Read more >

Taking pride in what you do

January 23, 2019

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

Care models of success

January 17, 2019

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 >

20 most-read stories of 2018

January 3, 2019

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

AOA Board resolves advocacy, growth in New Year

December 27, 2018

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 >