POTENTIAL TREATMENT OPTIONS
In-Office Vision Therapy
Vision therapy is a fully customized and personalized treatment program designed to improve and strengthen visual skills, improve brain-eye communication, improve visual skills and how to apply these new skills to improve reading, learning, concentration and attention. This requires a minimum 10-week commitment with weekly sessions along with daily homework assignments.
At-Home Vision Therapy
Our mission is to make vision therapy accessible to as many people as possible. This therapy is progressive and involves the use of various procedures and exercises that are performed at home on a computer/tablet. This type of therapy requires motivation and self-discipline. This requires a minimum 24-week commitment with progress evaluations at week 6, week 12, and week 24. Homework assignments are to be completed 5 days a week and typically take about 20 minutes.
Neurolenses® are the world’s first and only prescription lenses that add a contoured prism to treat the headaches, neck/shoulder pain and eyestrain caused by use of digital devices, reading or doing detail work.
By putting a patch over the better seeing eye the child’s brain is forced to “recognize” the image from the amblyopic (lazy) eye. This stimulates the development of nerve pathways between the amblyopic eye and the brain, so improving the vision in this eye.