Educational Links

Articles Provided by the American Academy of Ophthalmology

The American Academy of Ophthalmology is the largest national membership association of Eye M.D.s. Eye M.D.s are ophthalmologists, medical and osteopathic doctors who provide comprehensive eye care, including medical, surgical and optical care. More than 90 percent of practicing U.S. Eye M.D.s are Academy members, and the Academy has more than 7,000 international members. The Academy is the premiere provider of eye care information to the public, through a variety of materials and programs, including patient education publications. Click here to read related articles provided by the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

Links to Helpful Organizations
For more information about vision-related diseases, or to find support groups near you, visit the Web sites of the national, state, and local vision-related organizations.

National Organizations

Tennessee Organizations

Macular Degeneration

Diabetic Retinopathy

Vision Rehabilitation and Enhancement