Facilities: Vision Therapy Clinic

Nivedha Santharam

(Developmental Optometrist)

Qualification - GRADUATED IN OPTOMETRY FROM SANKARA NETHRALAYA, CHENNAI IN 2007.

INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATE MEMBER OF COLLEGE OF OPTOMETRISTS IN VISION AND DEVELOPMENT (COVD) USA SINCE 2010.

ONE OF THE FEW INDIANS TO HAVE COMPLETED FELLOWSHIP IN BEHAVIOURAL OPTOMETRY FROM COVD IN 2012.

HAS 6 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE IN VISION THERAPY AND WAS A VISITING FACULTY IN MANY OPTOMETRY COLLEGES IN CHENNAI.

Area of interest - CEREBRAL PALSY, DELAYED VISUAL MATURATION, AMBLYOPIA, SQUINT, DYSLEXIA, ADHD

Assessment and treatment of following conditions with modern equipments and latest computer softwares

  • Vision training for eyecontact,steady fixation&eye movements,eye-hand coordination,eye-foot coordination and other problems in cerebral palsy,delayed visual maturation and stimulation for cortical visual impairment
  • Squint (crossed eyes/eye turns)
  • Non strabismic binocular vision disorders (un coordinated eye movements)
  • Amblyopia (lazy eyes)
  • Nystagmus (shaky eyes)
  • Diplopia (double vision)
  • Poor saccades &pursuits (eye movements)
  • Accommodative dysfunction (eye focusing problems)
  • Eyestrain &headache
  • Learning related vision problems (dyslexia &etc)
  • Poor visual attention and other problems related to attention deficit disorders, autism and other behavioural disoders.
  • Visual perceptual (processing) disorders-difficulty remembering, organising, discriminating and visualising what is seen
  • Visual problems in stroke, brain injury and etc
  • Sports vision improvement