Paul Hulse

Vision and School Performance

New Preschool Vision Screening Recommendations
One of the most common questions I get as an optometrist is, “does my child really need an eye exam, if their school and pediatrician screenings have been fine?”  The fact is, subtle problems, not frequently detected by cursory screenings, can impact academic success in a big way. As a parent, it pays to understand the linkage between children’s vision and school performance. Comprehensive Vision Screening for Children This is a understandable and perfectly valid question.  Often, as parents, we are led to believe that as long as our child passes... Read More