Established in Oct. 2019, AOMA is an international association initiated by a group of industrial and professional peers in Asia-Pacific,such as China, Singapore, Malaysia, Australia, China Hong Kong, Philippine. It is a non-profit social professional organization that is voluntarily formed and a platform for practices and practitioner from ophthalmology, optometry, optical or the vision care-related including R&D, manufacturing, clinical services, education, sales & marketing, management etc. AOMA also is one of the institutional members of Asia Optometric Congress (AOC).

Featured with international perspective and regional collaboration, AOMA aims to facilitate the international communication and cooperation in vision care with the main objectives of advocacy for paradigm shift of primary eye care model proposed by World Optometry Council (WCO), offering professional support and accreditation, promote new technology based on the professional primary optometric practice in the region.