The American Academy of Ophthalmology is the world’s largest association of eye physicians and surgeons. A global community of 32,000 medical doctors, we protect sight and empower lives by setting the standards for ophthalmic education and advocating for our patients and the public. Academy membership is limited to members of the professional eye care team. Find out more about the Academy's mission, programs and history.
For information related to Academy membership, visit the Member Services page.
For answers to your frequently asked questions, visit the FAQs page.
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Member login, membership status, renewal or benefits: contact Member Services.
Non-members do not need to create an account in order to access eye care information on the EyeSmart section of AAO.org. This service is free to the public.
Academy staff are not able to provide individual medical advice or recommend specific doctors.
Consult your ophthalmologist or visit the EyeSmart section of our website.
The Academy is the premiere provider of eye care information to the public. Through the EyeSmart program and EyeSmart section of AAO.org, as well as relationships with news media, the Academy provides balanced, credible and timely information on preserving and protecting vision.
For questions regarding free or low-cost eye care, check out the Academy's EyeCare America® program.
Academy products, purchases, the Academy Store and non-member Web account questions: contact Customer Service.
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