WELCOME to the Kansas State Board of Examiners in Optometry! Check out this new web site for licensing and other important information related to optometry in Kansas.
2014 Online Renewals is now open. To renew your license click here

Upcoming Meetings

  • April 2014 Board Meeting

    April 24, 2014
    8:30 A.M.   Law Office of Frieden, Unrein, & Forbes
    1414 SW Ashworth Place, Suite 201
    Topeka, KS
    April 24, 2014 Agenda
  • June Board Meeting / Annual Exam

    June 13, 2014
    Board Meeting:  8:30 A.M. Committee Room 144-S
    Written Exam:  8:00 A.M. Senate Chambers
    Kansas Statehouse, 300 SW 10th Ave
    Topeka, KS

    June 14, 2044
    Practical Exam:
    Drs. Kohake, Deutscher & Hefner, Optometrists
    200 E. 6th St., Suite 112
    Topeka, KS

Announcements & News

  • New Board Member

    Rebecca Sparks, OD has been appointed to Kansas Board of Examiners in Optometry for a three year term.  Dr Sparks succeeds Joseph Sullivan, OD. 
  • Updated Optometry Law

    The 2012 Legislature updated the Optometry statues.  Among the changes:  Practice of optometry is more clearly defined,  one level licensure, 24 hours of CE are now required annually for everyone including new graduates, FBI backgrounds on all new licensure applicants, creation of a litigation fund.  Please review the updated statues here. 

  • Registry of Contact Lens Sellers

    The list of mail order contact lens sellers is now on the website for the Board of Healing Arts:   https://www.accesskansas.org/ssrv-ksbhada/search.html and select contact lens distribution license for the profession.