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Amblyopia & Strabismus

Started by Sanchit Jain in Strabismus Jun 24.

First Time Surgery!

Started by Samantha in Convergence Insufficiency Mar 1.




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BlakeC joined Carole L. Hong, OD, FCOVD's group

Apps 4 Vision Development

Many parents and patients have asked if we can suggest "Apps" that can be used to improve visual skills or enhance visual development.  We are looking for your contributions and suggestions to add to the list. Thanks for your help!See More
Jul 17
Sanchit Jain posted a discussion

Amblyopia & Strabismus

Hi there!I wanted to discuss here for my eye condition.I am 25/M. My right eye have been suffering from amblyopia & strabismus(divergent) since childhood. The vision in right eye is 6/36 & 6/6 in left eye. Most doctors suggested surgery to correct the strabismus cosmetically and as per them, there is no hope to correct amblyopia at this age.The strabismus is about 30/31 degrees.I have been searching for possible treatments for amblyopia and got to know about vision therapy.So, could you…See More
Jun 24
Sanchit Jain is now a member of Sovoto
Jun 22
Roberto Kaplan O.D., M.Ed. FCOVD posted a status
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Jun 16
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Jun 16
Roberto Kaplan O.D., M.Ed. FCOVD updated their profile
Jun 16
Waggle James added a discussion to the group Adult Strabismic Patients' Forum

Problem with depth perception

Hello everybody, So i'll try to describe my situation, I used the TNO test and couldn't see any thing :/ However, when i try the test on this page ( that asks to use the thumb and look to a green point and was able to see both thumbs and both dots. I can also watch 3D movies without any problem. I'm 26 years old now and want to be able to see TNO. My questions is: Do…See More
Jun 16
Waggle James joined Lynda Rimke's group

Adult Strabismic Patients' Forum

Join a discussion place for adult strabismic patients and developmental optometrists to share insights and stories; questions and encouragement.Stereopsis is our goal. "Fixing My Gaze" by Susan Barry is our inspiration.See More
Jun 16

Blog Posts

A survey for better Vision Therapy Interfaces

My 4-year old daughter is in vision therapy for Convergence Insufficiency and Binocular Disorders. We do home therapy 5 times a week, and visit our vision therapist once a week for in-office therapy.

Additionally, I'm a graduate student at DePaul University, studying Human-Computer Interaction. For my final project, I'm doing research on Vision Therapy on touch-based interfaces (tablets and smart phones) and how they compare to desktop/laptop/keyboard/mouse-based…


Posted by Mace on May 24, 2015 at 9:00pm

Stereo vision survey



Here’s a link to a stereo vision survey.  If you developed stereovision as an adult, even intermittent or weak stereovision, please consider filling out this survey.  Completing the survey is entirely voluntary.  You do not need to answer every question before submitting it.  Your answers are sent to a spreadsheet which simply tabulates your answers with no other…


Posted by Sue Barry on April 18, 2015 at 12:13pm

Play Attention

VTODs....if any of you are interested in Play Attention, Dr. Brotman says he can offer some great discount prices. He can be reached at:

Dr. Philip Brotman

Allied Products/Biofeedback Instrument…


Posted by Dominick M. Maino, OD, MEd, FAAO on November 1, 2014 at 7:04pm

Energetic EyeHealing

Just as a blood test or an X-ray reveals functional reasons for health difficulties, information about the eye conditions can be decoded. There is a personal approach for each eye disorder. There is a deeper meaning for lowered eyesight, and eye diseases. These are deeply linked to the problems that show up in our lives. A disturbance in vision points to survival perceiving. Optometric vision therapy, Bates training and natural vision improvement provide specific exercises and instrument…


Posted by Roberto Kaplan O.D., M.Ed. FCOVD on October 14, 2014 at 8:06am

Vision Therapy and TBI

The research continues to support vision therapy to improve vision function and the quality of life for patients with traumatic brain injury. Read this blog post.

Posted by Dominick M. Maino, OD, MEd, FAAO on July 12, 2014 at 10:13pm


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