Vision is very complex and goes much beyond the ability to see 20/20 – vision happens in the brain.
Optometric vision therapy is a rehabilitative program that is prescribed to treat dysfunctions of the visual
Vision therapy can be an effective treatment for many vision problems that cannot be treated with
eyeglasses or contact lenses alone. It is an individualized program designed to enhance vision processing
skills such as eye-tracking, focusing and eye teaming abilities, as well as hand-eye coordination and visual
Exercises are completed in-office on a weekly basis and then the skills are solidified with at home
practice throughout the week. Programs can vary in length, all depending on the patient needs and complexity
of the visual problem.
The Facebook group ‘Vision Therapy Parents Unite’ contains more information and testimonials from patients