This is a concise overview in a table format for the current non-profit membership-based ophthalmological societies in USA. These societies played a major role in continuous medical education. There is a clear need for establishing more societies which focus on different aspect of ophthalmology. There is always a potential for improving the benefits of these societies to the professionals and to the public. Social media might be utilized in achieving some of the functions of these societies.
Author(s): Daifullah Al Aboud, MD