National Vision & Learning Month 2016
Summer is almost over! As you begin to write your back to school list, remember to include an eye exam! Start your child's school year primed for success with clear vision.
Has your "child" grown taller than you? We understand! College bound students still need reminders from their parents; have they updated their prescriptions? For contact lens wearers, are their backup glasses up- to-date? Call to make your child's appointment today at (734)525-8170 or  email us here .
Vision Affects Learning
Vision is complex and accounts for 65% of all the pathways to the brain. However, school screenings often only test visual acuity. Read these  staggering statistics

It is estimated that:
  • 80% of children with a learning disability have an undiagnosed vision problem. 
  • 25% of students in grades K-6 have visual problems that are serious enough to impede learning and lead to academic and/or behavioral problems. 
  • Studies show that children with visual perceptual and eye movement difficulties do poorly on standardized testing.
Parents' Guide for Detecting Vision Problems
Observations of your child in school and at home are very important in helping to determine if your child has a vision issue impeding potential. 
Children with learning-related vision issues rarely report symptoms. They assume that everyone sees things the same as they do. The following is a list of signs and symptoms that may indicate your child has a vision problem -  CLICK HERE .
A.D.D. Doesn't Always Add Up: 
Examining Vision to Determine the Best Approach to Student Success

Join us for a FREE workshop! Many signs of A.D.D. are similar to those for vision deficits. Please join us in this workshop to learn current facts, and how to assess, test for and distinguish visual problems that mimic or complicate what is commonly called A.D.D. Fundamentals of vision will be covered as well as activities to help uncover underlying visual deficiencies. Open to parents, educators and caregivers!
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FREE Eye Exams for Kindergartners!
We are committed to students starting off with a solid foundation! Free eye exams for area kindergartners is our way of making our community stronger, one child at a time.

Offer valid August 2016. Appointment is necessary so call us today! 734-525-8170

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