Resource Links & Associations

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Society for Excellence in Eyecare
As the patient’s advocate, the Society for Excellence in Eyecare promotes quality, safety and cost effective care of the eye. Advances in technology and best practices are disseminated and continually enhanced by the Society for Excellence in Eyecare through education, communication and research.

Members of the Society for Excellence in Eyecare are leaders and innovators in their profession who are committed to the belief that they can best promote the interest of their patients through a cooperative effort, and by providing support for each other through the development and exchange of best practices, both clinical and administrative, and through peer review advocacy.

http://excellenteyesurgery.com/

American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)
The American Academy of Ophthalmology is the largest national membership association of Eye MDs with over 7,000 members internationally. The website provides an in-depth look at eye care health, while providing their membership with ongoing learning and support.

http://www.aao.org/

American Board of Ophthalmologist
is an independent, nonprofit organization founded in 1916. This organization is responsible for the certification and continual learning for ophthalmic practices across the country.

http://www.abop.org/plain/general.asp

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS)
is an independent non-profit organization founded in August of 1974 to disseminate information about anterior segment ophthalmic surgery.

http://www.ascrs.org/

Ocular Health

All About Vision
is a guide to eye care, LASIK laser eye surgery, eyeglasses, contact lenses, low vision, eye exams, computer vision syndrome, glaucoma,cataracts, macular degeneration, and other eye problems and diseases. Contains eye doctor Q&A’s, frequently asked questions, and much more.

http://www.allaboutvision.com/

Eye Care Source
is an informative website offering a plethora of information to consumers interested in learning more about overall eye care health. Topics include everything from eye care, eye health, refractive surgery, eye conditions and diseases, choosing proper contacts, maintaining eye glasses, and much more.

http://www.eyecaresource.com/

National Eye Institute (NEI)
was established by Congress in 1968 to protect and prolong the vision of the American people. Their main purpose is to develop public and professional education programs to help prevent blindness, reduce visual impairment, and increase awareness of services and devices that are available for people with low vision.

http://www.nei.nih.gov/

Vision Research Center
is an independent research organization focused on Eye Health. This site allows patients the opportunity to share their opinion as we seek to gain insight into the critical issues around current and future vision care management practices

http://www.visionresearchcenter.com/

General Health

Web MD
is the world’s leading source for trustworthy and timely health and medical news and information. Provides credible health information, supportive community, and educational services by blending award-winning expertise in content, community services, expert commentary, and medical review

http://www.webmd.com/

Health Finder
is a source for reliable health information from the Federal government. Offering quick guides to healthy living, personalized health advice, and tips.
http://www.healthfinder.gov/

Locate A Doc.
Research your procedure and find a doctor in your area quickly and easily.

http://www.locateadoc.com/