Nigerian Optometric Association (NOA)
The Nigerian Optometric Association (NOA), founded in 1968, is the prime umbrella association representing over 3500 doctors of Optometry across the 36 States of Nigeria and the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, as well as all other Optometric interest groups in Nigeria. An affiliate member of the African Council of Optometry (AFCO) and the World Council of Optometry (WCO).
NOA is a public-focused group, providing quality and affordable eye care services to the Nigerian populace through its members, while also giving them access to valuable information on eye care, vision and health. Over 70% of professional vision care and primary eye care services in Nigeria are provided by Optometrists. NOA also advocates for the optometric profession as well as promoting and protecting its interest by, providing a strong and unified position of support for its welfare.