Related Links

EyeSmart Know Your Risksman, Save Your Sight EyeSmart is a website that emphasizes the need for Americans to know their risk factors for eye diseases, infections and injuries, and how ophthalmologists can help prevent, diagnose and treat eye conditions.  The site is sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the worlds's largest assocition of eye physicians and surgeons. 

EyeCare America  Established in 1985, EyeCare America, a public service program of the Foundation of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, is committed to the preservation of sight, accomplishing its mission through public service and education. 

Eye Surgery Education  This site provides information for patients, their families, and interested members of the public on a variety of common vision problems and therapies.  There are sections on laser vision correction (LASIK and similar procedures), cataracts and glaucoma, and children's vision problems and their treatment.  The site is sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery [ASCRS] Foundation.

The American Academy of Ophthalmology
With over 7,000 members across the country and the world, the AAO is the largest national membership organizations for eye doctors and specialists.