7.6 miles from Upper Brookville, NY
300 Garden City Plaza, Ste. 234,
Garden City, NY, 11530
Michele Bessler O.D., FCOVD
Board Certified in Vision Therapy and Rehabiliation (FCOVD)
Assistant Professor, Vision Therapy, SUNY College of Optometry 1991-2002
Dr. Michele Bessler is a developmental optometrist that provides both the diagnosis and treatment of vision problems that are related to school achievement, ADD-ADHD, dyslexia, crossed and lazy eyes, eyestrain, myopia (nearsightedness), stroke, neurologic disease, and head injury. Dr. Bessler is highly qualified and widely respected in her profession. Dr. Bessler is committed to providing quality care in which concern for the patient is foremost.
11.6 miles from Upper Brookville, NY
227 Merrick Ave.,
Merrick, NY, 11566-3125
Arnold Sherman O.D., FAAO, FCOVD
Board Certified in Vision Therapy (FCOVD)
Diplomate, Binocular Vision, Perception and Pediatrics (FAAO)
Director, Sports Vision Center, Eye Center, SUNY College of Optometry
Andrew Sherman O.D.
Sports Vision Training Specialist
Vision Training, Therapy and Rehabilitation
Recipient, Mr. and Mrs. Irving Unger Award for Excellence in Optometry and the Dr. Frederick W. Brock Memorial Award for Outstanding Clinical Performance in Vision Training
Drs. Arnold and Andrew Sherman specialize in the examination and treatment of children, high school and college students, and athletes. At Merrick Vision Therapy, we successfully treat all types of visually related learning problems, eye strain and focusing difficulties, lazy-eye, visual perceptual-motor skills, tracking, and eye-hand coordination and reaction time for athletes. Dr. Arnold Sherman was awarded outstanding sports vision optometrist for his efforts in the development and contributions to the field of Sports Vision by the American Optometric Association. Dr. Arnold Sherman is the founder and Director of the Sports Vision Center at the University Eye Center SUNY College of Optometry.
13.4 miles from Upper Brookville, NY
550 Mamaroneck Ave.,Ste. 200
Harrison, NY, 10528
Stephanie L. Wolman O.D., FCOVD
Board Certified in Vision Therapy and Rehabilitation (FCOVD)
Specialist in Prism Lenses for Brain Injury, Special Needs, Autism, etc.
Developmental Pediatric Neuro Optometrist
Dr. Stephanie L. Wolman is a developmental optometrist specializing in Pediatric Eye Care, Vision Therapy and Neuro Visual Rehabilitation. Dr. Wolman provides comprehensive eye examinations and advanced treatments for all ages including infants, preschoolers and seniors. Vision Therapy is provided for patients with learning related vision problems and visual perception problems. Visual rehabilitation is provided for vision disorders resulting from traumatic brain injuries (TBI), concussions, stroke, and developmental delays. Dr. Wolman also provides complete vision care for those with special needs, such as autism, ADHD, sensory processing disorders, non-verbal disorders, lazy eye, strabismus, down syndrome and cerebral palsy.
Vision Therapy — also known as visual rehabilitation, eye training or vision training
(including sports vision training) — is a highly successful treatment for vision problems related to many conditions or diagnoses, such as: lazy eye, double vision,
traumatic brain injury (TBI), concussion and/or post-concussion syndrome, ADD/ADHD and other attention deficit disorders, convergence insufficiency, visual processing disorders,
eye tracking and eye teaming deficits, lack of depth perception or 3D stereoscopic vision, problems with sports performance and/or hand-eye coordination, autism spectrum disorders
and much more.
Undetected binocular (two-eyed) vision problems or visual processing disorders can cause difficulties with reading fluency, speed, and comprehension,
standardized testing or timed tests, homework completion, sports performance and sports vision training and much more.