Tag: difficulty reading

All the Ophthalmologist were saying she needed surgery!

| November 19, 2019

When our daughter Emma first started vision therapy we didn’t realize how bad her vision really was.  All the Ophthalmologist were saying she needed surgery for her Amblyopia (lazy eye), but Dr. Fox told us that there was no need for surgery.  He believed that vision therapy was the way to go. Since starting vision therapy, […]

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Vision Therapist Appreciation Week -Karen Boyark

| October 24, 2019

Last week we highlighted our vision therapists as part of Vision Therapist Appreciation Week. However, in our office, everyone is part of the vision therapy team. Karen Boyark is our Patient Care Coordinator. As part of her duties, she runs the front office, is in charge of scheduling, and answers the phones. As the first […]

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Why Does My Child Struggle to Read? By Robert S. Fox, OD, FCOVD

| January 16, 2019

The excitement of the new school year has worn off. You and your child have settled into a daily after-school routine. You had thought that this would be the year that reading would finally click for your student. Instead you find yourself working night after night to keep your child from falling further behind. Homework […]

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What is Convergence Insufficiency (CI), anyway?

| June 18, 2018

By: 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 […]

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Did You Know That a Tick Bite Could Lead to Vision Problems??

| May 10, 2017

    May is Lyme Disease Awareness month and Fox Vision Development wants to make sure you have the most up-to-date information on Lyme and other tick-borne diseases (TBD’s). Did you know that a tick bite could lead to vision problems? Lyme and other diseases transmitted by ticks such as Bartonella, Babesiosis, Anaplasmosis, Ehrlichiosis, Rocky […]

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