Helping aging Americans see the future

September 27, 2018

According to the CDC, by 2030 the number of blind and visually impaired people in the country will double. Doctors of optometry, examining and treating these patients, will be the providers who empower older Americans to maintain their independence. Read more >

Better eye-hand coordination, better batters

September 25, 2018

'Keep your eye on the ball' may seem like elementary baseball advice, but clutch hitters know there's something to discerning eyes-and now research can back that up. Read more >

Reading corneal signs

September 24, 2018

Three eye disorders you didn’t expect to find until they arrived. Read more >

Eyes on Alzheimer’s

September 21, 2018

Doctors of optometry have an important role to play in the prevention and early detection of the ocular and visual changes that herald the onset of Alzheimer's disease. Read more >

Coding changes to know before Oct. 1

September 20, 2018

For the complete list of changes, be sure to purchase the 2019 Codes for Optometry manual. However, it's important to note that you must refrain from using these codes until after Oct. 1, 2018. Read more >

Study looks at potential of suppressing ocular cancer in children

September 20, 2018

Retinoblastoma (RB) affects 1 in every 20,000 children in this country, primarily around the age of 5. Read more >