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Essential Ophthalmic Resources: Websites

Career Information

American Academy of Ophthalmology

Occupational Outlook Handbook: Medical Assistants
(includes information about ophthalmic medical assistants)

Ophthalmic Medical Technicians (Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2022)


Educational Information

A source for online ophthalmic continuing education


Amsler Grid - Age-related Macular Degeneration

Featured Websites

Eye Resources on the Internet
This very comprehensive site was compiled on behalf of the Association of Vision Science Librarians.

GrandRounds is an educational website brought to you by the University of Iowa Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences.

Low Vision Gateway
The starting point to the world's resources for vision loss, vision-impairment, blindness, low vision aids and low vision rehabilitation services.

MedlinePlus: Eyes and Vision

A portal to health information compiled by the U.S. National Library of Medicine.

Medscape  Ophthalmology
Medscape from WebMD offers specialists, primary care physicians, and other health professionals the Web's most robust and integrated medical information and educational tools.

New England College of Optometry Library: Subject Guides
An extensive collection of links to vision resources