Sleep Apnea and the Eye

Course Description: This course covers systemic sleep apnea and the multiple ocular conditions that can be associated with it. The diagnosis of sleep apnea and its treatment are addressed. Many related ocular conditions are covered including Floppy Eyelid Syndrome, keratoconus, glaucoma, NAION, papilledema, and others.
Course Objectives:
  1. To learn about the diagnosis of sleep apnea.
  2. To learn about the management of sleep apnea.
  3. To learn about the ocular and systemic conditions associated with sleep apnea.
  4. To learn about the management of ocular conditions associated with sleep apnea.

Course Instructor: Bradley Sutton, O.D., F.A.A.O., Clinical Professor, Indiana University School of Optometry.

This course qualifies for 1 hour of IOB and Legend Drug Certificate credit. 

Course Fee
IOA Members:  $ 25.00
Non-Members:  $ 30.00

Course Instructions/Course Access/Test Access   CLICK HERE TO PAY AND TAKE THE COURSE

  • This online course is in PDF format.
  • You must pay the course fee to access the course and take the test. No refunds will be made for online courses.
  • This course will be offered until April 1, 2026 (Indiana's optometric license renewal deadline). You have until March 31, 2026, to complete the course.
  • To receive credit for taking this course, you must receive a score of at least 70% on a 10 question test.
  • You may retake the test if you failed to receive 70% on the test and wish to to be tested again. There is no charge for retests.
  • Certificates of Completion for those who pass the examination will be available for download through this website.
If you have problems accessing the course or test or paying for the course, please contact or call the IOA at 317-237-3560.