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What Happens in a Vision Therapy Session?

Vision therapy is a form of physical therapy for the eyes and brain. The goal of vision therapy is to enhance visual capabilities, correct certain vision problems, and improve a person's quality of life through better vision. Vision therapy has been a game-changer for many patients, providing them with the tools to overcome a range of vision-related challenges.

How Neurolens Glasses Correct Eye Misalignment

Eye misalignment is a common vision disorder that affects millions of people worldwide. This condition is characterized by an inconsistency in the alignment of the eyes, which can lead to a host of vision problems, including double vision and lack of depth perception.

How Is Dry Eye Diagnosed?

Dry eye is a common condition occurring when the eyes fail to produce adequate tears for eye lubrication. Tear instability can be due to various reasons, including not producing enough tears and producing poor-quality tears. 

Your Child's First Pair of Glasses: The Process & What to Know

Getting your child their first pair of glasses can be a smooth process with the right knowledge. Learn about pediatric eye exams and what to know when getting kids prescription glasses.

The Importance of Regular Eye Exams for Growing Kids

​​​​​​​Eye exams are crucial for children of all ages. They can help prevent, diagnose, and treat various eye conditions and vision problems that interfere with your child’s growth and development. It would help to explore why eye exams are essential for kids, when they should have them, and what to expect.

Symptoms of Eye Misalignment

Eye misalignment is also called strabismus or crossed eyes. The condition affects the alignment and coordination of the eyes and occurs when the muscles controlling your eye movements fail to work together correctly. 

Signs Your Child Has Myopia

Nearsightedness or myopia is an eye condition that affects many individuals worldwide but is most prevalent among children. With myopia, the eye cannot focus on distant objects.

How to Avoid Macular Degeneration

Macular degeneration (AMD) is a condition that has puzzled many doctors and researchers for quite some time. For instance, the oldest descriptions of the disease (1852) refer to it with different names.

Could My Child Benefit From Vision Therapy?

Vision is a critical aspect of a growing child. According to scientists, about 80 percent of children’s learning is through observation. With this in mind, it can be scary for a parent when they notice their child struggling with visual issues—particularly those that do not seem to respond to the usual vision correction aids. 

My Child Has a Lazy Eye, Now What?

When children are growing up, their eyes and the entire visual system grow rapidly. Your child's younger years are critical to developing their visual abilities. At this juncture, addressing any emerging issues play a crucial role in the future of their vision. A common visual problem is lazy eye.

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