Vision Therapy

Schlemm’s Canal Helps Predict SLT Outcomes

This finding was present on more than 50% of B-scans, indicating treatment success in juvenile-onset open-angle glaucoma, report shows.
07/22/2021

Therapeutic Avenues Must Reckon with the Brain

Visual pathways are complex, and CNS alterations caused by degenerative diseases may complicate therapy, study finds.
07/09/2021

Botox Tops Eye Surgery for Strabismus Treatment

Still, researchers cautioned that comparative sensory outcomes remain unknown in young children.
07/08/2021

AAO Releases Report on Efficacy of Convergence Insufficiency Therapy

The panel found that it may slightly improve motor function—but not necessarily symptoms—in children, and not all modalities were effective.
06/28/2021

Optogenetics May Offer Partial Visual Recovery

An RP patient previously unable to visually detect objects was able to perceive, locate and count different objects with the therapy.
06/21/2021

To Cut or Not To Cut? Weighing Strabismus Surgery Referral

Determine when this intervention is truly better than vision therapy—and how to set expectations.
04/15/2021

The Generalist’s Guide to Amblyopia

These tips and tricks can help you strategize the right treatment approach for each patient.
01/15/2021

New Thinking on Binocular Vision Problems

The latest research clarifies how optometrists can treat these patients most effectively.
01/15/2020

Vision Therapy Only Works So Well

While vergence and accommodative treatment has positive effects, it does not affect reading comprehension skills.
11/04/2019

At-home Amblyopia Treatment

Making VT fun keeps kids engaged in the training, says the company.
08/30/2019

Upcoming Events

November 11-13, 2022

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Orlando
Location: Hilton Orlando Buena Vista Palace
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Earn up to 19 COPE Credits (approval pending)

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December 9-10, 2022

West Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 LIVE COPE Credits (approval pending)

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December 10-11, 2022

Retina Update 2022
Location: Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
Program Co-chairs: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, and Steven Ferrucci, OD
Up to 11 LIVE COPE Credits (approval pending)

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