We diagnose and treat eye diseases in our office including macular degeneration, cataracts, and diabetic eye diseases. We refer our patients to the best surgeons for cataract and lasik procedures and provide post operation care right here at our office. We treat dry eyes, which is a very common eye condition in our state. Dry eyes can be treated with… Read More
There are many variations in behavior across the autistic spectrum. One thing that is very common across the spectrum is the presence of visual issues.
It is almost a certainty that a child on the autistic spectrum has visual development issues. In children who are is on the spectrum, there is usually a delay in visual… Read More
It is a tough situation to be in whether you are the patient or the patient's loved ones. A person can acquire brain injuries at any age. Children and teens get into falls and concussions during play and sports. Many car accidents including minor rear ending can cause long term physical and vision problems. Other types of acquired brain injuries… Read More
Amblyopia is often misnamed as "lazy eye". It is a condition in which one eye does not see as well as the other even though the eye is healthy. In most cases, the "good eye" does not function optimally either. People with amblyopia have essentially healthy eyes but the information coming from one or both eyes are not interpreted well by the brain.… Read More
Strabismus is a vision condition in which a person cannot align both eyes simultaneously. One or both of the eyes may turn in “cross eyed” (esotropia), out “wall eyed” (extropia), up (hypertropia) or down (hypotropia).
An eye turn may be constant or intermittent (turning only some of the time, such as concentrating at a near task, day… Read More
What is Dyslexia?
Dyslexia refers to difficulty with reading. According to the Webster’s dictionary, the meaning of dyslexia is a disturbance of the ability to read. That’s it! Some people can’t read at all, that’s called alexia. If reading is labored, it is sometimes called dyslexia.
Many times the cause of a… Read More
Many people with 20/20 eye sight suffer from visual dysfunctions that can impact reading and learning. Some of the behavioral symptoms we see in school age kids are the result of poor visual skills. In fact the check list for ADD and ADHD look very similar to the visual dysfunction checklist.
Majority of learning involves the use of vision.… Read More