Low Vision Rehabilitation in Charlotte & Wilmington, NC
If your vision affects your ability to read, drive, see colors, recognize people’s faces, or see at night, you could be struggling with low vision. As frustrating as these challenges can be, you don’t have to struggle indefinitely.
Dr. Edward Paul, OD, PhD is an internationally-recognized optometrist proudly serving the communities of Wilmington and Charlotte, NC. He provides advanced diagnostic and therapeutic techniques to help people of all ages see better and regain the independence they’ve lost due to low vision conditions.
Common Causes of Low Vision
Dr. Paul is considered a leading authority on macular degeneration, which is a top cause of low vision. He also has extensive experience diagnosing and treating additional causes of low vision, including:
- Diabetic retinopathy
Understanding the cause of your low vision is the first step in designing an individualized plan of care—which might include low vision rehabilitation.
Low Vision Rehabilitation: What to Expect
When you undergo low vision rehabilitation with Dr. Paul, you can expect an effective, unique, and individually-tailored experience that draws on Dr. Paul’s advanced innovations in eye care and nutritional medicine. Dr. Paul and the team at The Low Vision Centers of North Carolina take a holistic, evidence-informed approach to low vision rehabilitation by offering a range of best-practice techniques, such as:
- A thorough discussion of your unique vision goals
- Comprehensive nutritional and lifestyle counseling
- Assessment and fitting of adaptive equipment and low vision devices
- Training and implementation of environmental modifications
- Vocational and mobility-related training
- Access to a supportive team of eye care providers and fellow community members affected by low vision
If you struggle with central or peripheral vision loss, blurry vision, or impaired color or night time vision, you do have options. Contact The Low Vision Centers of North Carolina today at 910-208-9010 to schedule an appointment and reclaim your vision and clarity.