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Committed to preserving your sight.

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

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Learn About an Eye Problem

This site contains dozens of articles reviewed by certified ophthalmologists (Eye M.D.s) with links to current treatments and eye anatomy.

Information | Eye Disease Simulators | Know Your Risk

Protect Your Sight

Many of the leading causes of blindness are preventable. Taking care of yourself and having a thorough eye exam regularly is the best way to preserve your eyesight.

Eye Exams | Eye Safety | Working with Your Eye M.D.

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Get Access to No-Cost Care 

Founded in 1985, EyeCare America has worked to prevent avoidable blindnes by providing free eye health educational materials and access to medical eye care. We offer the following programs:

Seniors EyeCare | Glaucoma EyeCare | AMD EyeCare | Diabetes EyeCareChildren's EyeCare
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Join Our Efforts 

If you are an ophthalmologist, join our network of volunteer care providers. If you are a member of the public or the media, help us spread the word. And, please consider making a donation to support our efforts.

Volunteer Eye M.D.s | Partners | Media | Sponsorship

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