Other Places To Get Help
|American Academy of Ophthalmology
|P.O. Box 7424|
|San Francisco, CA 94120-7424|
|Phone: ||(415) 561-8500|
|Fax: ||(415) 561-8533|
|Web Address: ||www.aao.org|
The American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) is an association of
medical eye doctors. It provides general information and brochures on eye
conditions and diseases and low-vision resources and services. The AAO is not
able to answer questions about specific medical problems or conditions.
|American Optometric Association
|243 North Lindbergh Boulevard|
|St. Louis, MO 63141|
|Web Address: ||www.aoa.org|
The American Optometric Association (AOA), which is a
national organization of optometrists, can provide information on eye health
and eye problems.
|National Eye Institute, National Institutes of
|31 Center Drive MSC 2510|
|Bethesda, MD 20892-2510|
|Phone: ||(301) 496-5248|
|Web Address: ||www.nei.nih.gov|
As part of the U.S. National Institutes of Health, the National Eye
Institute provides information on eye diseases and vision research.
Publications are available to the public at no charge. The Web site includes
links to various information resources.
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine
H. Michael O'Connor, MD - Emergency Medicine
November 2, 2011
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