Tag: Vision therapy in Albany

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.   […]

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JUNE 2018 Success Story: Vision Therapy Has Helped With Improved Peripheral Vision!

| July 18, 2018

From Aleyan…. It has been fun ! I’ve had a lot of progress with my vision and I liked driving to Albany. It has helped me read. It has helped me ski because now I can see to the side of my head, so people do not bump into me.  It helped me to dance […]

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Parent Testimonial April 2018, “We Wished We Had Brought Jack to Dr. Fox Earlier”.

| April 14, 2018

My son has struggled in reading and writing since 2nd grade. At the end of 5th grade it was significant enough that Jack was over three years behind in reading. Jack lost confidence in many subjects . He came home tired, frustrated and complaining of headaches. We had heard about the success stories of vision […]

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April 2018: I Was Struggling In School At 12 Years Old!

| April 14, 2018

I was 12 years old when I started vision therapy.  I was struggling in school so much that I wanted to try anything to help me. I do feel Dr. Fox and his therapists helped me a lot. I am reading better and writing better. I don’t always have to wait for my mom to […]

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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. […]

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Noah’s Success Story: Improved Sports Performance and Reading Skills!

| September 28, 2017

Thanks to his Vision Therapy program, Noah is excited to say that he has improved at baseball! He can now hit the ball while batting, and has a better time catching when he is in the field. He is also having an easier time reading and no longer misses test questions. Way to go, Noah! […]

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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, […]

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Vision and The Homework Wars By Dr. Robert Fox, OD, FCOVD

| January 15, 2017

Do you dread the thought each night of battling with your child to complete their homework? Are there fights and tears? Well…in many cases a vision problem may be the culprit. If your child has an undiagnosed vision problem, print on a page may be blurred, doubled, or just seem too hard to get through. […]

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What is Vision Therapy?

| February 24, 2016

Behavioral or Developmental Optometry is the health care field which deals with the prevention and remediation of functional vision problems.  We look beyond 20/20 eyesight as being the definition of good vision.  We have learned that many visual skills such as: eye teaming, eye focusing, tracking, and visual perception are necessary for optimum visual functioning. […]

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