Added by Dominick M. Maino, OD, MEd, FAAO on October 28, 2013 at 1:23pm — No Comments
A prospective study of different test targets for the near point of convergence
Since convergence insufficiency is frequently encountered in all age groups and can significantly detract from ones quality of life, the NPC (near point of convergence) test with a red lens as noted in this fine article by my ICO colleagues should be a routine, standard part of any comprehensive eye and vision examination. If you would like a copy of the original article click on the link…Continue
Added by Dominick M. Maino, OD, MEd, FAAO on September 5, 2013 at 1:21pm — No Comments
Did you know that New Orleans is a perfect example of how optometric vision therapy should be conducted? Go to http://www.mainosmemos.com/2013/01/nawlins-knowledge-and-other-bits-of.html
to find out more!
Added by Dominick M. Maino, OD, MEd, FAAO on January 3, 2013 at 6:19pm — No Comments
The College of Optometrists in Vision Development's (COVD) famous, Tour de Optometry was recently held at the Illinois College of Optometry. ICO alumn, COVD Fellow, Vice President and Board member, Dr. Kera Heying of Cedar Rapids, IA and COVD Board Member, Dr. Dan Press of Park Ridge, Il came to…Continue
Added by Dominick M. Maino, OD, MEd, FAAO on December 14, 2012 at 5:48pm — No Comments
The Artists of Casa Italia will hold a free, open to the public exhibition.
Friday August 10th 7PMContinue
Added by Dominick M. Maino, OD, MEd, FAAO on August 6, 2012 at 2:47pm — No Comments
Optometry & Vision Development (OVD) is the official journal of the College of Optometrists in Vision Development.
You Can Read OVD 43-2 Online Right…
Added by Dominick M. Maino, OD, MEd, FAAO on May 21, 2012 at 10:56pm — No Comments
I had a chance to present Dr. Augusburger, President of ICO, a copy of my late st book (my colleagues Dr. Taub and Bartuccio were my co-editors) this AM. This coincides with ICOs 140 year celebration....way cool!! Go to…Continue
Optometry & Vision Development (OVD) is the official journal…
Added by Dominick M. Maino, OD, MEd, FAAO on March 2, 2012 at 1:38pm — No Comments
Even been in an interview where a guy asked you really off the wall questions? Well, I'm that guy.Click here to learn more.…Continue
I will be lecturing this week at the American Academy of Optometry meeting in Boston, MA. If you plan on coming, feel free to take a look at this as a preview of my presentation. If you can't make it to the AAO this year (shame on ya!) but still want to learn a bit about 3D vision...goto …Continue
Added by Dominick M. Maino, OD, MEd, FAAO on October 10, 2011 at 11:44pm — No Comments
Can you spot the 4 Pediatric/Binocular Vision Illinois College of Optometry Faculty members singing in the Illinois College of Optometry's Graduate and Faculty Choir for ICO's graduation ceremonies at Rockefeller Chapel University of Chicago.
Added by Dominick M. Maino, OD, MEd, FAAO on May 30, 2011 at 1:36pm — No Comments
I just had an opportunity to do the final review of the next issue of Optometry & Vision Development volumne 42 #2, 2011. This issue is dedicated to Dr. John Streff, a pioneer of developmental optometry and features many of his articles. It will be going to press shortly. While we wait for the online version...or for it to arrive at our office via snail-mail here's the Table of Contents to wet your appetite!
Mistakes Were Made…Continue
Added by Dominick M. Maino, OD, MEd, FAAO on May 26, 2011 at 4:23pm — No Comments
Developmental optometrists and vision therapists, please incorporate psychological assistance into your practice for adult strabismics doing VT. The non-visual side effects (nausea, extreme fatigue, motion sickness/vertigo, sensitivity to noise, inability to concentrate, etc, etc) are enough to drive a sane person crazy, not to mention the visual changes of intermittent double vision, moving objects, seeing people with two noses and four eyes, and the changes in depth…Continue
Optometry & Vision Development and AAO Fellowship
The American Academy of Optometry now specifically states that Optometry & Vision Development (OVD) is considered a peer reviewed publication for their AAO Clinical and Scientific Candidate Point System towards Fellowship.
As the editor of OVD, I want to invite all of you to write…Continue
Added by Dominick M. Maino, OD, MEd, FAAO on May 13, 2011 at 1:07pm — No Comments
Added by Dominick M. Maino, OD, MEd, FAAO on May 1, 2011 at 11:37pm — No Comments
Added by Dominick M. Maino, OD, MEd, FAAO on April 6, 2011 at 12:33pm — No Comments
Optometric colleagues ask me why did I embark on holistic approaches to vision therapy? Is alternative and complementary medicine really part of Optometry, or is this barking up the wrong tree?
My response is most times non-political. My ultimate vision is for my patient. Deliver the most helpful and integrated program of vision therapy that gets to the very cause of their visual discomfort. At first, I used techniques, and methods to accomplish this. It…Continue
Added by Roberto Kaplan O.D., M.Ed. FCOVD on March 16, 2011 at 8:09am — No Comments
Optometry & Vision Development
Volume 41, No. 4, 2010
Reflections: A Look at 2010
by Dominick M. Maino, OD, MEd, FAAO, FCOVD-A, Editor…
Added by Dominick M. Maino, OD, MEd, FAAO on December 23, 2010 at 5:50pm — No Comments
Discrediting the AAP report on learning disabilities, dyslexia and vision. Find what you need on MainosMemos at http://mainosmemos.blogspot.com/search?q=American+Academy+of+Pediatrics+report+on+Learning+Disabilities%2C+Dyslexia+and+Vision
Added by Dominick M. Maino, OD, MEd, FAAO on November 29, 2010 at 3:06pm — No Comments