Vision Conditions

  • CVI – a decreased visual response due to a neurological problem in the brain. CVI is different from other visual impairment that are due to physical problems with the eyes. Also may be referred to as Cerebral Visual Impairment.
    • Strategies to See
    • APH
    • CVI Range
  • Albinism
    • NOAH (National Organization for Albinism and Hypopigmentation)
  • RP – Retinitis Pigmentosa
  • ROP – Retinopathy of Prematurity
  • Stargardt’s – Macular degeneration that generally occurs between ages 6-20 and is hereditary.
  • Macular Degeneration – group of conditions that include deterioration of the macula which results in loss of sharp central vision and can occur in any age group.
  • Cataracts – cloudiness of the lens and impacts clear vision; may be congenital or caused by trauma, disease or age.
  • CHARGE – A recognizable genetic syndrome with known pattern of features. Extremely complex. Acronym for most common possible features: Coloboma of the eye, Heart defects, Atresia of the choanae, Retardation of growth and development, and Ear abnormalities and deafness.

Although we have listed only a few of the more common, there are numerous conditions that can affect vision, even when the eye structure itself may seem perfectly fine. These conditions will be diagnosed by a certified vision professional and we can provide services to individual clients who meet our eligibility criteria.