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Athletic endeavor is all about exceeding your own expectations and reaching the next standard in excellence -- but it's not always easy, as every athlete knows. If you've been struggling to enhance your performance in your chosen activity, maybe the trouble is not in your strength, agility or stamina but in your eye function and visual processing skills. But as in other areas of athleticism, training makes all the difference -- which is why we offer sports vision therapy here at Shippee Family Eye Care.
The outstanding majority of people can get by quite well with sharp, clear vision which nevertheless isn't 100 percent perfect. For competitive athletes, however, every fraction of a percentage counts in every area of physical and mental ability. Vision is no exception. Even if you're not a sharpshooter or archer, your eyesight no doubt plays a crucial role in your hand-to-eye coordination, your ability to judge speeds and distances accurately, your ability to make out subtle gradations of color and many other sporting essentials. Even tiny abnormalities in your eye dominance, eye teaming and tracking, contrast sensitivity and reaction time (a function of the brain's visual processing skill) can cost you that last ounce of excellence. In short, ordinary vision just isn't good enough when extraordinary vision is possible.
Your Lancaster, St. Johnsbury or Montpelier optometrist at Shippee Family Eye Care can provide you with the expert evaluation and treatment necessary to help you get the most out of your vision. Any eye doctor at any of our offices will be more than happy to perform comprehensive tests of your:
Are you ready to excel in your vision so you can excel in your sport? Schedule a sports vision evaluation with your eye doctor at Shippee Family Eye Care so we can provide this specialized service!