Protect Your Eyes and Stay in the Game Sports-Related Eye Injuries Blind Thousands of People Each Year
Oklahoma ophthalmologists encourage athletes to wear eye protection as spring sports season begins
As millions take to the playing field this spring, the world’s largest association of eye physicians and surgeons warns the public that thousands of people are blinded by sports-related eye injuries.
In support of Sports Eye Safety Month this April, the Oklahoma Academy of Ophthalmology along with the American Academy of Ophthalmologyreminds coaches, parents and athletes of the importance of wearing eye protection – whether for Little League or the Majors.
The OAO holds its annual meeting in conjunction with the Table Rock Regional RoundUp Conference.This four-state regional educational meeting for ophthalmologists is held annually each fall at the beautiful Big Cedar Lodge just outside Branson, Missouri, in a relaxed and family-friendly atmosphere.
The Oklahoma Academy of Ophthalmology is committed to preserving quality eye care in our great state. We invite practicing ophthalmologists and members-in-training in Oklahoma to join their state specialty society. OAO members receive: