The Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association International is an interdisciplinary group of professionals dedicated to providing patients who have physical or cognitive disabilities as a result of an acquired brain injury with a complete ocular health evaluation and optimum visual rehabilitation education and services to improve their quality of life.

BLOG: What you need to know about the impact of concussions on visual function

October 19, 2018

by DeAnn Fitzgerald, OD Nearly everyone with a concussion or other traumatic brain injury — 90% to 100% — will have associated vision or oculomotor…

BLOG: It takes a village

October 5, 2018

by Shirley Ha, HBSc, OD, FCOVD In neuro-optometric rehabilitation we use a number of tools to address visual deficits that have occurred as a result of physical…

BLOG: Autism and visual dysfunction

September 21, 2018

According to the National Center for Health Statistics, one in every 45 children is now diagnosed with autism, compared to about one in 500 20 years ago and one in…

BLOG: 3 good reasons for neuro-optometrists to share care

September 7, 2018

A fundamental question for many in the neuro-optometric vision rehabilitation world is whether we should embrace nonoptometric professionals’ role in caring for…

BLOG: Dealing with the visual consequences of Lyme disease

August 24, 2018

The CDC estimates that more than 300,000 new cases of Lyme disease occur every year in the U.S. – and that number is likely understated.   According to a…

BLOG: 5 reasons to refer to a neuro-optometric rehabilitation OD

August 3, 2018

by Shirley Ha, HBSc, OD, FCOVD Here are five situations that are relatively common in clinical practice where a referral to or a consult with a neuro-optometric…

BLOG: What is neuro-optometric rehabilitation?

July 20, 2018

As optometrists, we all have the good fortune to be able to help patients optimize sight, their dominant sense. Typically, this is done through prescribing contact…