April 2011 Blog Posts (7)

Al Primo Canto

If you are in the Chicagoland area....I love this restaurant. I was there just last night. (Maria and George....who own the restrauant....held a Feast for St. Bartholomew Church to kick off our Campus Transformation Campaign...they provided the eats and drinks....it was yummy!!)


This is a great deal for a great meal. Come buy with me.  50% off at Al Primo Canto @BuyWithMe.…


Added by Dominick M. Maino, OD, MEd, FAAO on April 26, 2011 at 4:57pm — 1 Comment

Vision Testing App for iPhone/iPad

Hi. Would anyone be interested in reviewing an app for testing eyesight for toddlers?

It has been developed by eye professionals with sufficient ease of use for anyone to use and understand.

We have a few FREE download codes still available for someone willing to give honest feedback.

See www.isighttest.com. contact Dr Livingstone via the website

Added by Hazel Kay on April 20, 2011 at 7:35am — 2 Comments

The ride home

After my evaluation with Len Press, my eyes were double-visioning a great deal - luckily I didn't get the headache that often accompanies the evaluation process. On the ride home we rode up to a red car stopped at a light. While about 8 feet away from the car, the car suddenly 'inflated' to within 2" from us, as though it were a giant balloon. I was so shocked I had to stifle a scream. There were other instances of fusing while watching a yellow box truck, but none so memorable. It was… Continue

Added by Greg Voth on April 13, 2011 at 2:20pm — No Comments

My letter to a fellow strabismic

The following is a slight reworking of an email I sent to my brother-in-law, another strabismic:


"We just met with Dr. Press... I start therapy this week! Hopefully there will be some promising results in the 8 months we've scheduled for treatment.


I too am strabismic. No surgeries, just patching and exercises at 6-7 years old until my eye didn't turn in obviously. The optometrist who rediscovered my problem when I was 22 had me promise that I would never get…


Added by Greg Voth on April 12, 2011 at 11:00am — No Comments

The way I see it

After reading Susan Barry's book 'Fixing My Gaze,' I happened upon www.fixingmygaze.com (and subsequently www.stereosue.com) in internet searches, and found a database of participating optometrists that might be able to work with me at attaining stereo vision at 59 years of age. I took a guess on the list of nearby practitioners and called an optometirst's office in NYC. I met with a…


Added by Greg Voth on April 12, 2011 at 10:42am — 2 Comments

Sunday, April 10, 2011 Continuing Education for Optometrists

Continuing Education Event


Richard London, MA, OD,…


Added by Dominick M. Maino, OD, MEd, FAAO on April 4, 2011 at 8:05pm — No Comments

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