I have been practicing for 30 years in total, doing general optometry including contact lens practice. My last 10 years have been more involved with paediatric optometry dealing with binocular vision problems, which have a great impact on learning difficulties and pre-diagnosed dyslexia, regardless of age. I also do Colorimetry testing which involves the use of colour filters, either in the lenses or acetate sheets, and is used to alleviate the pattern glare symptoms experienced during reading and writing in normal conditions of illumination ( also known as Meares Irlen or Scotopic Sensitivity).
I have a great interest in sport, and its connection to vision and sport performance, and also believe that nutrition is very influential in visual development. I feel it is important to remember the multi-disciplinary obligations, in order to get the best results in problem solving…. Read More