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Sophie! New glasses and contact lenses for aphakia.

Due to eye complications from juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, Sophie needed cataract surgery but was unable to have implants.  The condition ...
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Prescribing Special Glasses for Low Vision Patients

Hello, Dr. Long here sharing three low vision patient cases. First we have Bobby who is partially-sighted secondary to trauma ...
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“Ugly” glasses and a quick tour of a mobile low vision examination room.

Here, in this two minute video, we feature three patients receiving their glasses and a tour of Dr. Long's current ...
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FOLLOW-UP from our last post: Side Vision Awareness Glasses Video!

See our patient's reaction and learn more about the Side Vision Awareness Glasses Since our last post about helping patients ...
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New Product to Help People with Stroke or Brain Related Injuries

What are Side Vision Awareness Glasses (SVAG)? Side Vision Awareness Glasses® (SVAG) were developed by Dr. Errol Rummel of Jackson, ...
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Usually it’s just the ladies, but I was happy to get a big hug from a nice gentleman this afternoon!

Our first Patriot Viewpoint dispensing and training. As a low vision specialist, I like to find the simplest solutions to ...
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Dear Eye Care (or other) Provider,

Do you know or have you ever seen, a friend, patient, client, loved one or other who is unable to ...
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Age, weather, level of vision, and other things to be mindful of…

It's -9 degrees Fahrenheit (never mind the wind chill) and my sweet 107 year old patient had no problem beating ...
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National Low Vision Meeting Summary

As one of the earliest members of the IALVS, Dr. Long attended his 7th annual meeting recently. Click here for ...
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What is different about a low vision exam?

In this video Dr. Long explains what you can expect during a low vision evaluation and what makes it different ...
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