Seeing to Win: The Impact Your Vision Has on Sports

Seeing to Win: The Impact Your Vision Has on Sports

Season 1, Episode 6 Doctors of Optometry – Seeing to Win: The Impact Your Vision Has on Sports Most sports require specific vision skills, and training those vision skills can improve performance. Dr. Will Ferguson discusses with Dr. Bateman how vision skills...
Your Eyes: A Window to Your Overall Health

Your Eyes: A Window to Your Overall Health

Season 1, Episode 5 Doctors of Optometry – Your Eyes: A Window to Your Overall Health  A discussion about the role that eyecare plays in overall health care and patient wellness. Family physician Dr. Brandon Webb explains how medical data gained from eye exams...
Managing the Risks of Nearsightedness

Managing the Risks of Nearsightedness

Season 1, Episode 4 Doctors of Optometry – Managing the Risks of Nearsightedness  A discussion about the increasing prevalence of myopia in today’s society and the implications for patients. Myopia today is considered an eye disease, not just a vision condition....
Learning and Seeing in the Classroom

Learning and Seeing in the Classroom

Season 1, Episode 3 Doctors of Optometry – Learning and Seeing in the Classroom Dr. Jackie Nielsen, assistant superintendent of Beatrice Public Schools. Dr. Nielsen is the Director of Curriculum, Instruction, Assessment and Professional Development. Earlier this...
Eating for Your Eyes

Eating for Your Eyes

Season 1, Episode 2 Doctors of Optometry – Eating for Your Eyes Can an unhealthy diet increase your risk of vision problems? And what about the age-old myth that eating carrots can help improve your eyesight? On this episode, Dr. Bateman discusses the importance...