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General Information

American Optometric Association
243 North Lindbergh Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63141
(314) 991-4100 (Local)
(314) 991-4101 (Fax)
(800) 365-2219 (Toll-Free)
http://www.aoa.org/

Brief Description

Founded in 1898, the AOA is a federation of state, student and armed forces optometric associations. Through these affiliations, the AOA serves members consisting of optometrists, students of optometry, paraoptometric assistants and technicians.

Hours of operation: Mon.-Fri. 7:00 AM-6:00 PM.
Publications: Vision education related materials, catalogue.

Locations

1505 Prince Street
#300
Alexandria, VA 22314

Staff

Barry Barresi, Executive Director, St. Louis Office
Kelly Hipp, Director, Professional Relations
Jennifer Parker, Manager, Low Vision Section, St. Louis Office

Services Offered

Services for Adults

  • Low Vision Services
    • Provides low vision evaluation and follow-up. Prescribes and supplies low vision devices.

Services for Children

  • Early Intervention/Infant Services
    • The American Optometric Association (AOA) and the Vision Care Institute of Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc., have partnered to create InfantSEE®, a no-cost public health program developed to provide professional eye care for infants nationwide. Through InfantSEE®, optometrists will provide a one-time, comprehensive eye assessment to infants in their first year of life, offering early detection of potential eye and vision problems at no cost regardless of income.
  • Information and Referral
    • Refers to other services.

Members

Alabama Optometric Association

Alaska Optometric Association

Arizona Optometric Association

Arkansas Optometric Association

California Optometric Association

Colorado Optometric Association

Connecticut Association of Optometrists

Dr Mary Espy at Center Road Eye Institute

Florida Optometric Association

Georgia Optometric Association

Hawaii Optometric Association

Illinois Optometric Association

Indiana Optometric Association

Iowa Optometric Association

Kansas Optometric Association

Kentucky Optometric Association

Louisiana State Association of Optometrists

Maine Optometric Association

Maryland Optometric Association

Massachusetts Society of Optometrists

Michigan Optometric Association

Minnesota Optometric Association

Mississippi Optometric Association

Missouri Optometric Association

Montana Optometric Association

Nebraska Optometric Association

Nevada Optometric Association

New Hampshire Optometric Association

New Jersey Society of Optometric Physicians

New Mexico Optometric Association

New York State Optometric Association

North Carolina State Optometric Society

North Dakota Optometric Association

Ohio Optometric Association

Oklahoma Association of Optometric Physicians

Optometric Physicians of Washington

Optometric Society of the District of Columbia

Oregon Optometric Physicians Association

Pennsylvania Optometric Association

Petrou Eye Care

Rhode Island Optometric Association

South Carolina Optometric Association

South Dakota Optometric Association

Tennessee Optometric Association

Texas Optometric Association

Utah Optometric Association

Vermont Optometric Association

Virginia Optometric Association

Wisconsin Optometric Association

Wyoming Optometric Association

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