Tele-Support Talks

The Critical Role of Pediatric Vision Screening

Online via Zoom

June 17, 2024 | 8:30 EST


Date: Monday, June 17, 2024

Time: 8:30 – 9:30pm EST

Location: Online via Zoom

Speaker: Dr. Laura Sperazza, OD, FAAO

Pediatric vision screening is a crucial aspect of children’s healthcare, playing a vital role in detecting potential vision problems early on. This presentation will delve into the significance of pediatric vision screening, emphasizing its importance in identifying issues that could affect a child’s learning, development and overall quality of life. Join us as we delve into the importance of early detection through vision screening and its significant contribution to children’s optimal visual health.

About the Speaker 

Dr. Laura Sperazza, OD, FAAO, is the Director of Vision Rehabilitation Services at Lighthouse Guild. She has practiced low vision for over 27 years at Lighthouse Guild. Dr. Sperazza is also experienced in pediatric low vision care. She graduated from SUNY College of Optometry in 1992 and completed a residency in geriatric optometry, ocular disease, and low vision at Coler Memorial Hospital in New York.


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