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February is Age -Related Macular Degeneration Awareness Month!

Six things you should know about AMD, the leading cause of blindness among older Americans: https://www.aao.org/eye-health/tips-prevention/six-things-about-amd

Ophthalmologists are Medical Doctors (M.D.) or Doctors of Osteopathy (D.O.) who specialize in the medical and surgical care of the eyes and in the prevention of eye disease and injury.


The Indiana Academy of Ophthalmology promotes the highest quality, comprehensive vision, medical, and surgical eye care. We also provide professional advocacy, education, and value-added business services to our members.

How Often Do Adults Need Eye Exams?
The IAO recommends that a healthy adult get a baseline eye exam at age 40, even if they have no history of eye problems or eye disease. Those who have chronic conditions, such as diabetes or high blood pressure, may require more frequent exams.

Those over age 65 who may be concerned about cost or lack of health insurance, the American Academy of Ophthalmology’s EyeCare America program offers eligible seniors a comprehensive eye exam and up to one year of treatment at no out-of-pocket cost. 

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Exhibitors and Sponsors


Santen, Inc.




Alimera Sciences


Bausch & Lomb


Bosma Enterprises



Johnson & Johnson Vision



Omeros Corporation

Sanofi Genzyme

Science Based Health

Shire Pharmaceuticals

Sun Ophthalmics

TearLab Corp.

Vision First - Indiana Lions Eye Bank

Address: 125 W. Market Street, Suite 300, Indianapolis, IN 46204 | Phone: 317-577-3062

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