This cover story package features the many ways to treat children.
Linda Chous, OD,
still recalls that she
wore a fabulous pair
of turquoise cat-eye
eyeglasses when she
was in fourth grade.
Jennifer Simonson, OD, FCOVD, was on a flight
home from a course in 2016 when she noticed
books for parents about vision but wondered,
“Where’s the book for the kids who are having vision
Approximately 1 million emergency room
visits by children each year are related
to traumatic brain injury (TBI), and 75
percent of all patients with TBIs suffer from
visual dysfunction, says Maria Richman,
Children’s vision practices are a necessity,
says Mary Lou French, OD, MEd,
FAAO, but practitioners cannot come
to this practice mode purely as a business
Little Eyes, a pediatric-only practice in
Carmel, Indiana, has flourished since
its start in 2013.
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