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Patient Resources

EyeCare America

EyeCare America is a public service program of the Foundation of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.  The mission is to preserve sight by raising awareness about eye disease and providing access to medical eye care.

Get EyeSmart

The EyeSmart public awareness campaign empowers Americans to take charge of their eye health.  EyeSmart emphasizes the need for Americans to know their risk factors for eye diseases, infections and injuries, and how ophthalmologists can prevent, diagnose and treat eye conditions.

The campaign is sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the world's largest association of eye physicians and surgeons - Eye M.D.s.  A key partner is EyeCare America, a public service program of the Foundation of the American Academy of Ophthalmology,  In addition, more than 80 state, local and specialty ophthalmology societies are lending their support.

Glaucoma Foundation

The mission of The Glaucoma Foundation (TGF) is to fund groundbreaking research and to educate the public about the disease and the importance of early detection to prevent blindness.  Founded in 1984 by Dr. Robert Ritch, TGF is one of the premier not-for-profit organizations dedicated to eradicating blindness from glaucoma through vital research and education.

Macular Degeneration Partnership

Resource for anyone that has, or know someone that has, macular degeneration.

Foundation Fighting Blindness

The urgent mission of the Foundation Fighting Blindness, Inc. is to drive the research that will provide preventions, treatments and cures for people affected by retinitis pigmentosa (RP), macular degeneration, Usher syndrome, and the entire spectrum of retinal degenerative diseases.

Glaucoma Research Foundation

The Glaucoma Research Foundation is a national non-profit organization dedicated to finding a cure for glaucoma.  Founded in 1978 in San Francisco, the Foundation funds glaucoma research world-wide.

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