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After AOA response, "Scam" writer issues clarification, lauds eye exams

December 5, 2019

In the face of AOA's immediate media advocacy response, the Atlantic magazine writer who last week attacked optometry and eye exams as a "scam" has issued a clarification. The AOA continues to press Atlantic magazine editors on the Mounk article's inaccuracies. Read More >

AOA ensures Medicare legislation recognizes eye exams

December 4, 2019

Bill now sets appropriate guardrails for the use of retinopathy imaging in Medicare and emphasizes the importance of annual comprehensive eye exams among Medicare beneficiaries. Read More >

Optometry’s Fund for Disaster Relief eyes $1 million mark

December 3, 2019

Consider supporting this and other impactful Optometry Cares®â€”The AOA Foundation programs with your end-of-year giving. Read More >


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2020 NOA Legislative Conference

February 4, 2020

Scottish Rite Ballroom, 332 Centennial Mall SRead more >

59th Annual Heart of America Eye Care Congress

February 14, 2020

Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown CenterRead more >