Diabetes, the leading cause of new cases of blindness, is projected to increase diabetic eye disease numbers 35 percent in the near future. According to a recent study from Prevent Blindness, more than 8 million Americans have diabetic retinopathy with total cases projected to...Read More
Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) is a leading cause of vision loss for Americans age 65 and older. Please tell your friends and family members to see an ophthalmologist regularly, especially if they notice changes in vision. And if you have experienced permanent vision...Read More
Please take a few minutes to watch Rose’s vision therapy testimonial video about her son Jefferson posted on Dr. Leonard Press’ Visionhelp...Read More
Head injuries can be devastating and cause lasting life challenges. Double vision, dizziness, difficulty reading, as well as balance and movement problems, typically plague people who have had a head injury. Visit the College of Vision Development website for a great article...Read More
Neuro-optometrists provide special vision care designed to maximize visual intake, visual-motor, visual-perceptual and visual information processing function in a neurologically affected patient who may have experienced disease, brain injury, stroke, balance and mobility issues,...Read More
One in six Americans age 45 or older – representing 16.5 million people -report some form of vision impairment even when wearing “regular” glasses or contacts. Vision challenges like these could be early warning signs of eye disease. Even after seeing your...Read More
By learning a few new vision screening techniques, you can identify students who are struggling with the necessary, basic visual skills required for reading and learning. Contact our office to schedule a vision screening demonstration for your staff. Visit the Think About Your...Read More
Have you been told, “Nothing else can be done”? A low vision evaluation may still help you see better for reading, driving, work and day-to-day tasks. We help you maximize your good, remaining vision with special prescriptions, magnification, devices and training.Read More
You need over 17 visual skills to succeed in reading, learning, sports and in life. Seeing “20/20″ is just one of those visual skills. Do you suspect a vision issue is interfering in successful reading, learning or performance? Download and complete our 30-question...Read More
“I always had trouble with school and didn’t like to read very much. It was hard for me to pay attention and get my homework done. I started wearing glasses in the fourth grade, but they didn’t seem to help very much. Last year in school it got harder and my...Read More
Developmental Optometry, Vision Therapy, Low Vision Rehabilitation and Neuro-Optometry.
When was the last time you saw a doctor for more than 10 minutes? In our office, most patients exams last from one to two hours, depending on the type of care. This amount of time is required to give you the most successful outcomes.
Please join Dr. Metzger for one or both Vision Workshops on Saturday, October 24. The first session is an introduction to Low Vision Rehab and Neuro-Optometry from 8:30 to 10 am. The second session from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm is a hands-on workshop taking participants through a developmental vision evaluation. Seats are limited. To RSVP please call (913) 469-8686 or e-mail email@example.com
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