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Developmental model of vision

The Developmental Vision Model

This represents a DevelopmentalModel of Vision. The outer circle represents the life activities that are important to your child: school, work, coordination/sports, play, relationships and success in life. A strong […]

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Pediatric Eye Exam by Dr. Lynn Hellerstein


Comprehensive pediatric vision is one of 10 essential benefits authorized by the ACA as a required benefit for all health plans sold in the new state-based health insurance marketplaces .

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Vision Development: 4-6 Months

Huge advances in vision development have occurred in the brain by 6 months old.  Visual acuity is now estimated to be approximately 20/25.  Color vision is normal. VISUAL OBSERVATIONS: Your […]

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Increasing Developmental Delays-What's Up?

INCREASING DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES. A study by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found the overall prevalence of developmental disabilities among children increased by 17 percent between 1997 and […]

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Child Development resources for Parents

Thanks to my colleague, Dr. Dom Maino, he has included a great resource for parents on his blog.  The link allows you to download pdfs regarding fact sheets on the […]

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Assistive Technology Symposium – Join Me!

Join me on June 15, 2010 at the Assistive Technology Symposium.  See the latest equipment and computers to help children and adults with special needs.  Its a great inspirational group. […]

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How Well Does Your Baby See?

Did you know that infants are NOT born with perfect eyesight?  Vision develops over time. My esteemed colleague, Dr. Carole Hong, from San Carlos, CA, just published an article in […]

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