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

Diabetes Education

The Premier Academy360 Badging Program highlights your commitment to patient care and specialization on the VSP® Find a Doctor Directory on vsp.com.

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Health-Focused with Prevention Magazine

Board member and VSP network doctor Jarrett Johnson shared the impace of diabetes on vision.

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The Big Picture of Patient Health

Learn how Hank Makini, OD leverages his unique opportunity to educate patients not only about their vision, but about the role vision care plays in their overall health. 

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.