Concussion and Vision

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4 million. 4 million concussions occur annually in the US. It is estimated that 7 in 10 of those concussions have vision problems occur after the injury. Here is a jaw-dropping video from the New York Times of what happens to the brain on impact.  Watch this video to hear how Vision Therapy helped on patient get his life back after his concussion.

Here is a lecture  (1.5 hours) by Dr. Dan Fortenbacher of Wow Vision Therapy in Michigan educating optometry students about the Impact of Concussion on Vision.

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