A Chance To Grow
1800 2nd St NE, Minneapolis, MN, 55418-4306
Distance: 906 Miles
Health care professionals providing eye care services such as exams, diagnosis and treatment, and prescriptions for glasses
Identify and correct vision related problems so that individuals may reach their full potential through:
* Vision exams for children, infants and adults
* Developmental and visual perceptual testing
* Preventative eye care and disease management
* Eye glass adjustment and sales
* Dyslexia screenings
* Vision therapy (a combination of eye exercises that improve control of ocular muscles and visual processing skills)
Client Information and Specialization
- Blind or visually impaired
- Brain Injury (BI)
- Children and/or youth with disabilities
- People with disabilities
- Medicaid (Medical Assistance)
- Private health insurance
- Private pay
Persons with brain injuries, learning disabilities, or developmental disabilities.
For more information, please contact them at (612) 706-5540 or email@example.com.
Fee schedule for vision services varies based on services needed.
Medical insurance may provide reimbursement for some of these fees, although contact (612) 706-5540 to receive information about your insurance coverage.
They welcome referrals from physicians, schools and other community care givers.
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This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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LF-4900.2000-900Vision Screening Definition
Programs that offer visual acuity tests for the purpose of identifying individuals who have an impaired ability to see that may require further examination.
Programs that are staffed by health care professionals who are licensed to provide primary eye care services including comprehensive eye health and vision examinations; diagnosis and treatment of disease and vision disorders; and prescriptions for glasses, contact lenses, low vision rehabilitation, vision therapy and medications. Optometrists check patient vision using eye charts; measure patient nearsightedness, farsightedness, depth perception and other vision problems using optical instruments; prescribe and fit corrective lenses or other corrective treatments to conserve, improve and correct vision; prescribe training exercises to strengthen weak eye muscles; and counsel patients on contact lens use and care, visual hygiene, lighting arrangements, working distances and safety factors. They may also examine eyes for glaucoma and other diseases and refer patients to ophthalmologists or other physicians and surgeons when ocular or other diseases are found. Optometrists may specialize in fitting visual aids for people who are partially blind, fitting contact lenses or correcting special vision problems.
YF-1800Developmental Disabilities Definition
A severe, chronic disability that is attributable to a cognitive, neurological or physical impairment or a combination of cognitive, neurological and physical impairments; that is manifested during the developmental period (prior to age 22); that is likely to continue indefinitely; and that results in substantial functional limitations in three or more areas of major life activity including self-care, receptive and expressive language, learning, mobility, self-direction, capacity for independent living, and economic self-sufficiency.
YF-3000.1300Brain Disorders Definition
Any of a variety of conditions that are characterized by significant impairment of brain tissue and resultant loss of brain function including degenerative illnesses (e.g., Alzheimer's disease, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease, stroke and other cerebrovascular accidents), genetic variations or mutations that affect the development and functioning of the brain either in utero or following birth, traumatic brain injury, post infection damage, brain tumors, and permanent damage that occurs as a result of seizures, substance toxicity or other disorders as well as conditions affecting the brain that are present prior to birth.
YF-4500Learning Disabilities Definition
A neurological disorder that affects one or more of the basic psychological processes involved in understanding or in using spoken or written language. The disability may manifest itself in an imperfect ability to listen, think, speak, read, write, spell or to do mathematical calculations. Learning disabilities should not be confused with learning problems which are primarily the result of visual, hearing, or motor handicaps; of intellectual disabilities; of emotional disturbance; or of environmental, cultural or economic disadvantages.
YF-9000Visual Impairments Definition
Eye, optic nerve or brain malfunctions which prevent affected individuals from seeing normally. Eye disorders that can lead to visual impairments include retinal degeneration, albinism, cataracts, glaucoma, muscular problems that result in visual disturbances, corneal disorders, diabetic retinopathy, congenital disorders and infection.