Health Check: Putting the focus on contact Lenses

The summer is a good time for parents to discuss the option of contact lenses with their kidsRead more >

June 7, 2016

Data breaches cost insurers big but providers more frequently

No surprise here: Insurers’ data breaches claim far more patient records but plague individual providers more often. Are you prepared for a threat against your PHI?Read more >

October 15, 2018

Gadget Dilemma: Digital Eye Strain

Step into any classroom and it's clear to see that technology has taken over.Read more >

September 8, 2015

The computer will see you now: AI technology produces mixed results

October 11, 2018

Nascent AI technology correctly identified diabetic retinopathy, but also flagged numerous false positives in clinical setting, study says. Read more >

Help patients see the light when driving at night

October 10, 2018

Nov. 4, 2018, marks the official end of Daylight Saving Time. Shorter daylight hours can exacerbate existing eye conditions and expose undiagnosed vision problems. Read more >

Covering the bases: How to start a sports-vision practice

October 8, 2018

Interested in starting a sports-vision practice? Here's your pitch. Read more >

Longtime AOA volunteer, profession luminary dies

October 8, 2018

Frank Fontana, O.D., passed away, leaving behind a lifetime legacy as a profession leader and advocate. Read more >

Nova, National Vision end agreement; AOA appealed for academic ‘autonomy’

October 4, 2018

AOA supports a high bar on optometric education that includes the preservation of independent, quality academic institutions and educational standards Read more >

California's congressional delegation joins bi-partisan call to stop FTC proposal

October 4, 2018

AOA and state associations, working jointly to convince the FTC to withdraw its costly contact lens signed acknowledgment proposal, have received another boost on Capitol Hill. Read more >