How the NeuroVisual Examination Differs From a Routine Eye Exam

Most people are familiar with the way a routine eye exam works. An optometrist performs a series of tests to measure your visual acuity, check for common eye disorders and determine the health of your eyes, then issues a prescription for contact lenses or eyeglasses if needed. However, with standard optometric testing, the very subtle […]

Are Your Chronic Headaches Caused by a Binocular Vision Problem?

Do you frequently experience headaches in and around your eyes, forehead, temples and sinus areas? Is your quality of life suffering due to recurrent headaches and migraines that don’t receive relief from medication? In our practice at Vision Specialists of Michigan, we routinely treat people who were previously diagnosed with sinus problems, headaches and migraines, […]

Differences Between Traditional Migraines & Vestibular Migraines

Anyone who’s ever experienced a migraine knows how excruciatingly painful and debilitating they can be. Migraine sufferers experience an intense throbbing pain in the head which is exacerbated by physical exertion and often accompanied by nausea, vomiting and sensitivity to light, sound and smells. A vestibular migraine, also known as migraine-associated vertigo, is a nervous […]

Could Glasses Be the Cure for Headaches and Migraines?

We’re living in a world of a holistic approach to healing. Instead of focusing solely on using medication to treat symptoms, more and more physicians and healthcare professionals are looking at the big picture. This exciting change involves treating the person as a whole and considering their physical, mental and emotional well-being to determine how […]

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Can You Have Double Vision And Not Know It?

Seems impossible, I know.  But, it happens all the time.  A new patient comes in, gets comfy in the exam chair.  The doctor begins asking questions to get a history.  Then comes the question, “Do you ever have double vision?”  And the answer?  “No.  Never.” And then the testing begins.  The patient is given a […]