The EyeCare Center is proud to announce that Dr. Chad Thompson has been awarded Diplomate status by the American Board of Optometry (ABO). Dr. Thompson is one of only 40 Optometrists in Kansas and 614 nationwide to achieve this merit.
Newly established in 2009 the ABO is an organization for Board Certification eligibility and testing for Doctors of Optometry. The process of board certification and maintenance of certification demonstrates dedication of an Optometrist to providing exceptional patient care through a rigorous, voluntary commitment to lifelong learning.
The inaugural exam was given in June of 2011. Presently less than 2% of of Optometrist nationwide have achieved Board Certification with the ABO.