Eye on Diabetes

Patient-Focused Health

Eye on Diabetes

Patient-Focused Health

Doctors of Optometry have a critical role in creating a positive impact on the early detection, intervention and prevention of eye disease and vision loss caused by diabetes. Navigate these dedicated pages using the links above to access resources, tools, and information for you and your practice, including resources for your patients with diabetes and those at risk for prediabetes.

Latest News

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New Diabetes Education Events—July 14 & July 21

Premier Academy360™ is back with more diabetes education events! The July Diabetes Virtual CE Series provides a convenient way for you to earn two hours of complimentary, COPE-accredited continuing education (CE).

Sun and Summer Holidays are here

The sun is out and so are its harmful UV rays. Now’s the perfect time to talk with your patients and help them pick the perfect shades for the season—and year-round protection.

Stand Out from the Competition

April Oliver, OD, shares how earning the American Diabetes Association Badge displayed on the VSP® Find a Doctor Directory helped her stand out from the competition.

Are your patients at risk for Type 2 diabetes?

Your role is crucial in the early detection, intervention, and prevention of eye disease and vision loss caused by diabetes. Provide this Diabetes Risk Test to your patients to help open the conversation about diabetes and its impact on their vision and overall health.