AOA, state affiliates blaze path for optometry’s future

February 7, 2019

States’ 2019 legislative sessions are well underway and, already, optometry’s advocates can report important progress on patient safety and scope bills in a pair of states. Read more >

AOA volunteers gather to plan for 2019 and big 2020 initiative

February 7, 2019

Over 200 members attended the AOA Volunteer Meeting in St. Louis, Feb. 1-2. Read more >

When measles rush in

February 6, 2019

Measles outbreaks across the country underscore role doctors of optometry play in infection control. Read more >

Coding and audits

February 6, 2019

Don’t let the fear of raising a red flag result in potentially inaccurate coding. Read more >

AOA member has a super role with NFL team

January 31, 2019

Ahead of Sunday's big game, the AOA teamed up with Bronson Hamada, O.D., of Surf City Optometry in Huntington Beach, California—director of vision performance for the Los Angeles Rams—to find out how optometry makes a difference for the team. Read more >

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 >