Low Vision Rehabilitation

Retina Consultants offers a low vision rehabilitation program that is the first of its kind in Southwest Florida

What is Low Vision?

Low vision is an impairment of the eye that is not correctable by standard glasses, contact lenses, medicine, or surgery. The impairment interferes with a person’s ability to perform everyday activities.

Approximately 14 million Americans, about one in every twenty people, have low vision.

What Causes Low Vision?

Low vision can result from a variety of diseases, disorders, and injuries that affect the eye. Many people with low vision have age-related macular degeneration, cataracts, glaucoma or diabetic retinopathy. Age-related macular degeneration accounts for nearly 75 percent of all cases of low vision.

How Can the Low Vision Rehabilitation Center Help?
What Are The Rehabilitation Options?
Making the Most of Your Remaining Vision
What You Can Do to Protect Your Vision