Article Suggests Patients with Balance and Vision Problems May Benefit from Referral to Neuro-Optometrist

Sep 21, 2019

A recent article published in Modern Optometry suggests that many optometry patients who experience double vision and balance problems, among other symptoms, may benefit from a referral to a neuro-optometrist. The article mentions that over 50% of patients with TBI (traumatic brain injury) have eye tracking and ocular teaming1 difficulties, which may be uncovered and treated after a clinician performs tests and asks key questions. Link

1. Eye teaming is a visual efficiency skill that allows both eyes function together in a coordinated way.