News Archive


Mid Winter Meeting REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!
Posted December 18, 2016

Registration is now open for the 2017 Mid Winter Meeting to be held March 25, 2017 at the Hilton Shreveport. 8 hrs of CE for ODs will be offered.

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Dr. Breanne McGhee Creates Event Teaching Kids About Eye Exam Awareness
Posted December 18, 2016

It's never too early to create awareness about optometry and the importance of eye exams. Breanne McGhee, OD, decided to do just that with her recent event in New Orleans: Discover.Learn.Play. Optometry, for 3- and 4-year-olds and their parents.

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LA. ODs Honored by PCON
Posted November 03, 2016

Dr. James Sandefur & Dr. Chris Wroten were recognized by "Primary Care Optometry News" as inductees to the PCON 250. Drs. Sandefur & Wroten were cited as "optometrists who practice progressively, provide innovative patient care, conduct optometric research or excel in academia and share what they have learned with other optometrists to advance the profession". Congratulations to Dr. Sandefur and Dr. Wroten for achieving this national honor & thanks for all that you do for optometry in Louisiana!

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Have Your Baby's Eyes Checked by Louisiana Optometrists
Posted July 14, 2013

InfantSEE, a public health program, managed by Optometry Cares - the AOA Foundation, is designed to ensure that eye and vision care becomes an essential part of infant wellness care to improve a child's quality of life. Under this program, participating optometrists provide a comprehensive infant eye assessment between 6 and 12 months of age as a no-cost public service. Click on "Read More" to learn more and to view InfantSee Videos.

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Download Mobile App!
Posted October 11, 2015

Have all the OAL member resources at your fingertips by downloading our mobile app! Find in the App Store (Optometry Association of Louisiana) or in Google Play (Louisiana Optometry). Calendar of Events, Member Info, Course Handouts, plus much, much more.

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OAL & Office Depot Offer Members Deep Discounts!
Posted August 21, 2015

The OAL is proud to present our members with a FREE discount program! OAL Members can save up to 80% off preferred products at Office Depot and OfficeMax® stores or online.

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LA. Student Elected AOSA President
Posted January 15, 2015

---Southern College of Optometry student Hunter Chapman, Class of 2016, was recently elected president of the American Optometric Student Association (AOSA) at the AOSA Board of Trustees meeting in San Francisco.

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SIGN UP FOR TEXT ALERTS!
Posted March 23, 2013

Login to your member profile and enter your mobile number to receive text alerts from the OAL. Get the latest information on CE, meetings, and other alerts of importance to all Optometrists! Can't login?...Contact the OAL office at 1-888-388-0675 for assistance.




Consumer Protection, FTC Complaints
Posted July 09, 2013

Doctors & Patients: If you have a complaint about the illegal sale of contact lenses or wish to report any adverse contact lens effects, please click "Read More" to access the FTC Complaint Form.

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Invest In Your Practice....Invest In Your Staff!
Posted March 23, 2013

There is a way for you to provide better vision care for your patients - without spending thousands of dollars on new equipment or traveling thousands of miles to learn the newest optometric procedures. How? By increasing the skills and abilities of the members of your staff - through their membership in the Optometry Association of Louisiana- Paraoptometric Section.

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CREDIT CARD PROCESSING COMPANY FOR OAL MEMBERS
Posted January 31, 2013

THE OAL & TOTAL MERCHANT SERVICES HAVE WORKED TO PUT TOGETHER A GREAT DEAL FOR OUR MEMBERS! THEY ARE OFFERING YOU A $300.00 SIGN-UP BONUS AND $150.00 TOWARDS YOUR OAL DUES ANNUALLY IN ADDITION TO OFFERING WHAT WE THINK ARE THE LOWEST RATES YET.WE SUGGEST YOU GIVE THEM A TRY!

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Join the OAL!
Posted October 23, 2015

Join with us as we continue to increase our clinical expertise, our business acumen, and our personal leadership skills, while staying engaged in our profession. You, your patients, and your profession will benefit tremendously if you do!

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