Georgia Optometric Association & Members in the News 

 

GOA in the News

GOA President Offers Advice on How to View the Total Solar Eclipse

WABE NPR 90.1 FM- August 21, 2017
http://news.wabe.org/post/closer-look-total-solar-eclipse

GOA President Talks Total Solar Eclipse on “Public Affairs on Peach”

WGCL CBS46 Atlanta – August 20, 2017
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F5ZVhNHS9s4&index=4&list=PL_CglmhfbSlL7Gj0-1CmFmIlCLdr_g2wg

How to protect your eyesight during upcoming solar eclipse

WSB-TV ABC Ch. 2 Atlanta - Aug. 11, 2017
http://www.ajc.com/lifestyles/how-protect-your-eyesight-during-upcoming-solar-eclipse/l9uG5Sma8w9acyj79bXXnO/

Eye exams are an important part of going back to school

WXIA 11Alive Atlanta – July 27, 2017
http://www.11alive.com/news/eye-exams-are-an-important-part-of-going-back-to-school/459882191

Man almost loses eyes after fireworks accident, but helped by doctor of optometry

WSB-TV ABC Ch. 2 Atlanta – July 12, 2017
http://www.wsbtv.com/video?videoId=557582401&videoVersion=1.0

GOA: Injection law keeps pace with OD training

Healio - May 12, 2017
https://www.healio.com/optometry/regulatory-legislative/news/online/%7B64598190-71e9-46cb-8663-147eaffa1092%7D/goa-injection-law-keeps-pace-with-od-training

Woman warns of cosmetic procedure that almost left her blind

WSB-TV ABC Ch. 2 Atlanta - April 18, 2017
http://www.wsbtv.com/news/local/woman-warns-of-cosmetic-procedure-that-almost-left-her-blind/513816776

Georgia Optometric Association: State Lawmakers Can Easily Increase Access to Eye Care Services

MetroAtlantaCEO.com - March 22, 2017
http://metroatlantaceo.com/news/2017/03/georgia-lawmakers-can-easily-increase-access-eye-care-services/

The doctor will 'see' you now: Online vs. in-person vision tests

CNN - March 15, 2017
http://www.cnn.com/2017/03/15/health/online-eye-exam-telemedicine-explainer/

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