All Blog Posts Tagged 'amblyopia' (8)

What is lazy Eye?

Our patients seldom know what lazy eye is or what the causes and treatment are. This slide presentation should bring some clarity to their mental fog!

What is Lazy Eye?…

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Added by Dominick M. Maino, OD, MEd, FAAO on December 2, 2013 at 4:05pm — No Comments

Vision Therapy at Lyons Family Eye Care: The Power of Social Media

Vision Therapy at Lyons Family Eye Care

If you are a doctor, therapist or patient who knows of a great VT office, I would like you to post…

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Added by Dominick M. Maino, OD, MEd, FAAO on November 28, 2013 at 2:44pm — No Comments

Does Optometric Vision Therapy Work?

I am frequently asked, "Does Optometric Vision Therapy Work?" by the families I work with every day. If they mean, does vision therapy improve vision function such as eye movements, focusing, eye teaming and 3D vision ... the answer is a resounding YES! If they mean.... does vision therapy work to improve vision information processing....the answer is YES! If they mean that amblyopia (lazy eye) and strabismus can be improved...the answer is…

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Added by Dominick M. Maino, OD, MEd, FAAO on May 17, 2013 at 1:34pm — No Comments

Dichoptic training enables the adult amblyopic brain to learn

 

....Adults with amblyopia, a common visual cortex disorder caused primarily by binocular disruption during an early critical period, do not respond to conventional therapy involving occlusion of one eye. But it is now clear that the adult human visual cortex has a significant degree of plasticity, .... One possibility is an inhibitory signal from the contralateral eye that suppresses cortical inputs from the amblyopic eye. .... Here we provide direct evidence that alleviating…

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Added by Dominick M. Maino, OD, MEd, FAAO on April 26, 2013 at 7:57pm — No Comments

Announcement of Webinar to Discuss Results of NEI Funded Research Study

On April 8th, at 9pm EST (8pm CST, 7pm MST, 6pm PST), we will be hosting a webinar to present the results of…
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Added by Dominick M. Maino, OD, MEd, FAAO on March 22, 2013 at 2:08pm — No Comments

Treating Amblyopia with Liquid Crystal Glasses: A Pilot Study

Amblyopia and Liquid Display

  Dominick M Maino

Amblyopia is treatable at any age....and we are developing new treatment methodologies all the…
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Added by Dominick M. Maino, OD, MEd, FAAO on September 9, 2012 at 10:56pm — No Comments

Free Access to Pediatric Eye Disease Investigator Group Articles

Do you like FREE access to quality research? Of course you do and here it is! Enjoy!
Maino's Memos mainosmemos.blogspot.com

Added by Dominick M. Maino, OD, MEd, FAAO on May 21, 2010 at 2:29pm — No Comments

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Dr. Mitch Scheiman the next ICO Dr. & Mrs. Dominick M. Maino Visiting Professor

Dr. Mitchell Scheiman's visit as the next Dr. and Mrs. Dominick M. Maino Visiting Professor starts June 22nd at ICO. His main responsibilities will be… Continue

Added by Dominick M. Maino, OD, MEd, FAAO on December 15, 2009 at 11:52pm — No Comments


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