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Never Heard of Vision Therapy
or Neuro Optometry?

Research shows that vision is more than just seeing clearly, but current optical treatment plans overlook how vision really works. Dr. Cameron McCrodan, OD, FCOVD, shares his journey in neuro-visual optimization through the eyes of his patients.

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3 Reasons Why You Should Kickstart the New Year With Vision Therapy

Whether you’re a pro-athlete or a 4th grader struggling to read, improved vision skills can boost confidence and success in life. Consider vision therapy this year and see the change for yourself!

Dynamic Duo Podcast

  Cameron McCrodan gave a Ted Talk about the unknown or often overlooked parts of the visual system. Having over 36,000 views on Youtube, his speech has caught the eye of many adults, parents, students, and professionals, including Dr. Stull and Dr. Edwards. We welcome him on this month’s podcast!...

Beyond Blindness Podcast

Listen to the podcast here: On this episode you will learn three things: What is Dyslexia? Diagnosing Dyslexia with an optometrist Understanding how the visual system works. 00:01     About doctor Cameron McCrodan 01:24     Why is Dr. Cameron McCrodan’s message important for you. 02:37     How did Dr Cameron McCrodan transitioned from...

Back to School Time & Your Child’s Vision

It's back-to-school time, and your child could be struggling because of one of four vision problems that eye exams often don't pick up. 1. Eye tracking: If the eyes don't track properly through text, how would you expect somebody to read well? Take a look at the video on this...

Testing for ADHD? Don’t overlook this!

It’s back to school, and back to paying attention.  It’s also often the time of year it’s suggested to parents that they have their child assessed by a psychologist for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), or attention deficit disorder (ADD). This generally comes up because a child is having difficulty...

Visual Migraines and Vertigo

Suffering from vertigo, feeling dizzy, or have a feeling of unsteadiness? Does it get worse with visual stimulus like grocery stores, busy places, flashing lights, patterns, blinds, or watching motion?  It could be related to how your eyes and brain work together.  In many of these cases, but not always,...

My daughter was diagnosed with Dyslexia. We had her eyes tested and they said it’s fine. Could tracking be a problem?

“My daughter was diagnosed with Dyslexia.  We had her eyes tested and they said it’s fine. Could tracking be a problem?” This mom writes in with a really common question.  Can vision be part of the dyslexia puzzle?  Well, the answer is yes… and no.  Probably not what you want...

How long should vision therapy be?

Why will one doctor recommend 10 weeks of vision therapy, and another recommend 25, 30, or 40?  As a person evaluating your options for treatment, it may be difficult to understand why the difference. Most of the time it comes down to your neuro-optometrist’s understanding of vision.  There are a...

Is My Child Too Young for Vision Therapy?

Those with excellent visual acuity may experience difficulty with visual processing or focus, which can impact various aspects of a child’s development, learning ability, and daily functioning. Fortunately, visual skills can be trained through vision therapy. Question is: how young is too young for your child to begin vision therapy?

Does your child have trouble recognizing words?

So you teach your child a word, then three lines later they can’t recognize the word you just taught them.  Is it a language problem, learning disability, or just not being focused? When you child’s eyes and brain don’t work together, it’s like playing a really bad game of ‘telephone’. ...