Low Vision Services

“Low Vision” is impaired vision that cannot be improved with medical or surgical treatments, conventional eyeglasses, or contact lenses.  There are many causes of low vision including age-related diseases, genetic diseases, and trauma.

At Dr. Fisher’s office, we have over 30 years of experience helping people to improve their quality of life through our Low Vision Services. We can help you to improve your visual functioning if you have been diagnosed with a visual impairment. The disorders that are most often helped in our office are:
 

  • Macular Degeneration
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Glaucoma
  • Achromatopsia
  • Albinism
  • Stargardt’s Disease
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity
  • Optic Neuropathy
  • Trauma
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Low Vision Services
Low Vision
Our goal is to improve your lifestyle by optimizing the use of your limited vision.  We strive to return you to enjoyable activities and help you to maintain your independence.  We specialize in the fitting of  many low vision aids such as:

  • Hand and stand magnifiers
  • Spectacle mounted and handheld telescopes
  • Digital magnifiers
  • High powered reading glasses
  • Custom tinted contact lenses for Achromatopsia and Albinism

We take pride in the relationships that we have with our low vision patients and the many ways that we have contributed to maximizing their professional and personal capabilities.

Contact Dr. Fisher today for an appointment.

Contact Susan Fisher OD in Westbury, NY!

At Susan Fisher OD our staff is here to help you and your family with all your vision care needs. Whether you need an eye exam, to buy new glasses/contact lenses, or want vision correction, feel free to get in touch with us. We are always ready to help you!

Call us at 516-783-6460 or contact us to schedule an appointment today!