Insurance companies, Like Anthem, are refusing to pay for vision therapy for the diagnosis of convergence insufficiency. Anthem wants 12 weeks of home-based vision therapy documented (pencil push-ups) before they will consider in-office treatment. This is ridiculous! See letter below to insurance companies:
About Lynn HellersteinA pioneer in vision therapy and developmental optometry, for more than 30 years Dr. Lynn Hellerstein, has helped thousands of children and adults improve their vision and transform their lives — at home, in the classroom and on the sports field. Founder and co-owner of Hellerstein & Brenner Vision Center, Dr. Lynn Hellerstein is the author of an award-winning book series, SEE IT. SAY IT. DO IT! Dynamic and engaging, Dr. Hellerstein is a popular speaker nationally and internationally.
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Our vision does not limit us. We limit our vision with our beliefs, behaviors and attitudes. Expand your vision. See beyond the predictable!
Using augmented-reality (AR) display systems, scientists have restored visual function in the amblyopic (lazy) eyes of patients outside of the currently accepted window for treatment.
Sara Lazar, a neuroscientist at MHarvard Medical School, was one of the first scientists to take the anecdotal claims about the benefits of meditation and mindfulness and test them in brain scans.
Does your child have a vision related learning problem?
Very interesting demonstration of the eye movment pattern for a professional pianist.
Significant improvement in IQ scores has been documented through standardized WISC-III and WISC IV testing
Gain exclusive insight on the connection between children’s vision and their ability to learn in school,
Does your son or daughter struggle in school and have difficulty with homework? Are they frustrated with reading, timed tests or their handwriting?
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