7 Necessary Functions of a General Vision Screener

Routine vision screening is a great way to check on the health of your eyes. It is an eye exam that is used to spot potential vision problems in a patient. A vision screening device is instrumental in detecting vision issues, whether in children or adults. Not all vision screeners are created equal, and there […]

Understanding Vision Screening Technology

When it comes to the matter of eye care, people now have access to a wide range of screening technology and procedures. With the advancement of technology, there are many ways to screening a patient’s vision and get results that could impact eye health. True enough, vision screening has come a long way since the […]

How Optometrists Screen for Glaucoma

Glaucoma is defined as a degeneration of the optic nerve and impaired eyesight because of pressure within the eye.  It is a serious eye disease that has no cure. The effects of glaucoma can be slight vision loss to total blindness. Medication or surgery can slow the loss of vision, however, about 10% of people […]

6 Techniques and Equipment Used by Occupational Therapists

Occupational health care professionals offer a unique suite of services for patients whose injuries (or degenerative diseases) have caused them to lose the ability to perform work-related or leisure activities. What sets occupational therapists apart is their unique training in using techniques that help patients resume the activities they enjoy doing (or need to do […]