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  • Top 10 Reasons To Get A Back-To-School Comprehensive Eye Exam!!

    August 14, 2018     Here are the top 10 reasons to get a back-to-school comprehensive eye exam… #10. 15 out of the 18 ADHD symptoms can also indicate a vision problem. #9. If your child has difficulty copying from the board in school or has inconsistent spacing when writing, it could be due to an undetected vision issue.   #8. During the school year, ...
  • What is Convergence Insufficiency (CI), anyway?

    June 18, 2018By: Robert S. Fox, OD, FCOVD Fellow, College of Optometrists in Vision Development You have just been told that your school-aged child has poor convergence and that this may be a big part of their reading struggles. What exactly does this mean for you and your child? Well, if your child is like the millions of other children ...
  • Ruby’s Success Story at 4 Months and at 11 Months of Vision Therapy!

    April 14, 2018 Ruby at 4 months in vision therapy. Ruby at 11 Months in Vision Therapy!We are so proud of Ruby!
  • Mission To Mexico By Dr. Robert Fox, OD, FCOVD

    March 2, 2018 Did you ever wonder what happened to all those used eyeglasses collected by your local optometrist? Did the metal get melted down? Did the lenses get reused or recycled? Were they given to the needy? Well….the answer is…they get sent to other countries where optometrists, opticians, and other helpers set up vision clinics! In fact, four ...
  • Vision Therapy Success in 2017

    January 16, 2018   We are so proud of all of our patients and our vision therapy graduates.  Our patients work so hard to reach their full potential. We are so happy to see them progress and improve their visual abilities.  Here are a few of our hard working patients. Vision Therapy = SUCCESS ! If you would like ...
  • Dr. Robert Fox, OD, FCOVD Is Heading To Mexico On His 4th Mission Trip! 

    January 14, 2018  Latham, NY- January 13th, 2018, In a few weeks, Dr. Robert Fox OD, FCOVD, owner of Fox Vision Development Center in Latham, NY, will be heading to Gomez Palacio, Mexico with two of his vision therapists. The goal of Dr. Fox’s team is to provide vision care and eyeglasses to the underprivileged people of this city. Since 1971, Voluntary Optometric ...
  • Vision Therapy Has Helped Our Daughter In So Many Ways!!!

    November 27, 2017 Parent Testimonial: Before vision therapy, our daughter was struggling with reading, comprehension, and overall just frustrated with school. There were a lot of tears shed in our house over homework! After completing vision therapy with Dr. Fox and Ms. Kaitlyn, many people have commented on how they have noticed an increase in my daughter’s self-confidence. Her ...
  • What is the Sanet Vision Integrator (SVI)?

    October 23, 2017    In our vision therapy room, we pride ourselves with keeping up-to-date with the best resources for optimal vision therapy.  One of the resources  we use is the Sanet Vision Integrator (SVI). This instrument is a valuable part of our vision therapy program, as it contains (at the moment) over twenty different therapy procedures.  With the ...
  • How to Manage Screen Time And Avoid Digital Eye Strain!

    September 10, 2017 “Screen Time” is becoming more and more prevalent in our society in each year. Work, school, communication, play, travel, finding recipes for dinner…nearly every area of our lives involves screens in some regard. Not only do we use screens often, we have multiple available to us regularly! We finish up work on our laptops, so ...
  • Teachers Learn About Hidden Vision Problems!

    August 22, 2017 As we start to get ready for the new school year, I hope you will take a minute to watch the video at the start of this blog. We do a great job of buying shoes and school supplies, but we tend to ignore the need for comprehensive vision examinations. In this video my friend, ...