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Iowa Optometry Association Home Page:

Iowa Optometry Association 1454 30th Street, Suite 204, West Des Moines, IA, 50266-1312, (515) 222-5679. Optometry - a health care professional who is state licensed to provide primary eye care service. You may click on finding an optometrist in your area by counties. These services include... From: http://www.iowaoptometry.org

Ophthalmology Web Site:

Allied Health Events, Conferences, and Organizations; LASIK: Improved Technology for Surgical Vision Correction; Off-Cosmetic Benefits of Strabismus Surgery in Adults; University of Iowa Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences bullet... From: http://webeye.ophth.uiowa.edu/dept/middle/edtrain.htm

Also - http://webeye.ophth.uiowa.edu/dept/Websites/eyeres.htm, This site has a lot of links to go to for eye resources.

American Optometry Association:

Includes consumer guides, a place to ask questions and receive answers and other resources for the eye. From: http://www.aoanet.org

Iowa Academy of Ophthalmology:

Statewide professional society representing eye MD's - ophthalmologists - and their patients. Primary projects relate to professional education, economic issues, public information, governmental affairs, practice management techniques and links. From: http://www.midwesteyemd.org/ia

American Academy of Ophthalmology:

This group's mission is to advance the lifelong learning and professional interests of ophthalmologists to ensure that the public can obtain the best possible eye care. They offer continuing education courses, annual scientific meetings, seminars, publications and statements from committees and a section from the basis of the continuing postgraduate educational program. http://www.aao.org/

National Eye Institute:

This website was used to develop the brochure and the panel displays. A lot of excellent information. http://www.nei.nih.gov/