Low Vision Therapy

Low vision can be caused by a variety of conditions and can greatly affect someone’s quality of life. Some conditions that may cause visual impairment or problems seeing include: Brain injury, Stroke, Diabetes, Multiple sclerosis (MS), Muscular degeneration and Glaucoma.

Are you experiencing vision problems with any of the following?

  • Reading letters and labels
  • Setting dials on a stove
  • Measuring or pouring liquids
  • Completing forms
  • Light sensitivity
  • Focusing from close-up to far distances

At Sheltering Arms Institute, our skilled clinicians and low vision specialists can offer helpful suggestions to maximize your home and work environments to make the best use of the vision you have. Our team will work with you to perform functional assessments and address factors such as lighting, labeling and marking, organization and safety to create a customized plan to achieve daily living tasks.

Learn about vision difficulty & low vision therapy at our Sheltering Arms outpatient clinics.

Learn about outpatient therapy for this condition at VCU Health.