Vision Therapy treatment is an individualized neuro-optometric program designed to improve and treat visual function. The goal of vision therapy treatment is to improve visual skills to eliminate symptoms of visual stress and provide the skills necessary to learn and read at the patient’s full potential.
Vision therapy treatment is beneficial to all ages. It was once thought that specific developmental vision problems such as amblyopia (lazy eye) could not be treated after childhood. However, recent ophthalmology and neuroscience research has shown that teenagers and adults can improve in visual function because of neuroplasticity.
Patients who can benefit from vision therapy generally have: