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Celebrating Dr. Sonia Singh’s Fellowship Achievement at OVDRA

Dr. Sonia Singh has made a remarkable achievement as she becomes a Fellow (FOVDR) of the Optometric Vision Development & Rehabilitation Association (OVDRA), recognizing her dedication and expertise in vision therapy.

Lecture: Dr. Randy Schulman’s Master Class: Deciphering Cloudy Vision, Foggy Thinking, and Visual Snow

Dr. Schulman at 12:30 pm on February 18, 2024 unraveled the complexities of ocular complaints related to intermittent cloudy vision, foggy thinking, and visual snow, offering valuable insights and practical solutions for eye care practitioners.

Announcement: ECA is Highlighted in Natural Awakenings!

EyeCare Associates is honored to be highlighted in Natural Awakenings, Fairfield & Southern Litchfield Counties' premier healthy living magazine.

Announcement: Updates with Eye Care Associates in Education and Research

We're thrilled to share some exciting developments from EyeCare Associates, demonstrating our commitment to top-notch eye care. 1. Syntonics 101 Course Last week, Drs Ngo, Nizami, Weatherbee, and Baxi attended the Syntonics 101 course in New Albany. This advanced training equips our team with cutting-edge knowledge in optometric phototherapy, enhancing...

Announcement:🎙️🌟 Dr. Randy Schulman, one of our esteemed experts at EyeCare Associates, was recently interviewed on Autism Detectives! 🔍

Dr. Randy Schulman shares insights on the intersection of eye care and autism in a recent interview with Autism Detectives, highlighting the importance of comprehensive eye care and specialized services for individuals on the spectrum. 🧩👁️

Remembering Dr. Melvin Kaplan: A Tribute to His Impact on Vision Therapy

Delve into the legacy of Dr. Melvin Kaplan, celebrated for his groundbreaking work in vision therapy, particularly with children and adults facing developmental and learning challenges, exploring his innovative approaches such as the use of yoked prisms.

Announcement: Applied Concepts in Vision Therapy 2.0 – eBook Version!

Introducing our latest addition to the announcements section: a groundbreaking eBook titled "Applied Concepts in Vision Therapy 2.0," featuring contributions from esteemed author Dr. Randy Schulman OD FAAO. Explore the forefront of vision therapy with this insightful publication, offering invaluable knowledge and insights for professionals and enthusiasts alike. Don't miss...

Announcement: Dr. Randy Schulman gave a lecture at the College of Syntonic Optometry conference in June, held in South Dakota.

Dr. Randy Schulman gave a lecture at the College of Syntonic Optometry conference in June, held in South Dakota. With a focus on utilizing syntonic light therapy, Dr. Schulman discussed its effective application in treating patients with complex visual problems. Her dedication to sharing knowledge and expertise aims to empower...

Exciting News from EyeCare Associates, PC: Welcoming New Residents and Celebrating Residency Completion!

🎉 We congratulate Allie Decker on successfully completing her residency with us! 🎉 👋 Join us in welcoming Matthew Weatherbee from NECO and Krupa Baxi from SALUS as our newest residents! 👋 At EyeCare Associates, PC, we are dedicated to providing exceptional eye care and fostering the growth of talented...

Important Update: EyeCare Associate’s Stamford Office Is Relocating!

Our Stamford location is moving to a new address: 992 High Ridge Rd, Stamford, CT 06905.

News for April

We have 2 news items to share! Each quarter, Eye Care Associates provides the opportunity for third and fourth year optometry school students to work alongside our doctors and learn from our practice. Our interns are also involved in our vision therapy program and are excited to work with our...

We are Working with Sabina Poudel on Myopia Research!

Researchers from the The State University of New York recorded eye movements during reading and walking and found that we move our eyes less while reading. Their results suggest that reading may not activate neural pathways as much as walking — and help explain how reading may contribute to the risk of #myopia (nearsightedness)....

The team is off to COVD 2023 in Toronto

The team is going to COVD 2023 in Toronto this April.

Albany Northeast Study Group

We recently participated in the Albany Northeast Study Group in March. The group included Drs. Grygier, Nizami, Ngo, Decker, and Schulman, who all brought their unique perspectives and expertise to the event on the importance of eye exams and the benefits of vision therapy. Through informative discussions and engaging presentations,...

EyeCare Associates’ Busy Month: Supporting Residents and Providing Occupational Vision Screenings

EyeCare Associates in Connecticut supported residents and provided on-site occupational vision screenings for employees of Pitney Bowes, emphasizing the importance of regular vision checks.

RHR: The New Pandemic: Why Screens Are Ruining Our Kids’ Eyes, with Dr. Bryce Appelbaum

As practically every family owns a variety of digital devices, unfortunately, the excessive amount of screen time that comes along with those devices negatively affects our children's vision. This article does a great job describing why screens have become an eye health pandemic.

There’s a fantastic organization with a goal to overcome & heal children of lifelong conditions

Research and modern science have made numerous advances, and there's an organization who aims to tackle some of the most challenging conditions that face our children. Documenting Hope is an exciting and innovative team of medical professionals, and we encourage you to watch their videos & learn about what they do.

Welcome to our newest intern: Taylor Rado from NECO!

  Taylor Rado intern from NECO...

News for November

Dr. Maryam Nizami is attending the Northeast Vision Conference this Sunday. Dr. Justin Rapp went to Nashville for a scleral lens conference.  ...

Did you know that we’re hiring?

Full/Part time positions now available!

News for October

Dr. Allie Decker did her minors presentation at SUNY last week. Dr. Decker and Dr. Ngo are going to Academy in San Diego....

Lots of wonderful happenings at ECA!

This announcement is long in coming. There are lots of wonderful happenings at ECA. Dr. Schulman just came back from a class in Mississippi and loved how they encouraged washing your hands. Dr. Decker and Dr. Ngo came back from NORA in Columbus and learned about vision rehabilitation. Dr. Decker...

Top Doc 2022

Last week my former resident, Aaron Nichols, mentioned to me that I was listed as one of Newsweek’s top optometrists for 2022 and that he had commented on Facebook about my esteemed status. Of course I reviewed the list and was pleased to see some familiar names, over 20 colleagues...

An important message from NORA about the important of Neuro-Optometric Therapy

The American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, and the American Association of Certified Orthoptists issued a statement to provide guidance on screening, identifying, and initiating clinical management of visual symptoms in pediatric patients after concussion. According to their statement, specialists...

Misconceptions of 20/20

20/20 eyesight tells us how far you can see at a distance. That's why when you use a Snellen chart or an eye chart, you're asked to read each line in order to see how well you can see different sizes at a specific distance. However, there's some misconceptions about a...

Treating the Brain Through the Eyes – Amazing Read on Vision therapy

Read Treating the Brain Through the Eyes This is a well-written article about vision therapy that was produced by Canadian optometrists. You can click the link above to read the whole article. If you are someone you know have some interest in vision therapy and what it has to offer, feel...

CSO Fellowship Blog by Randy Schulman, O.D., FCOVD, FCSO

So you say why do a fellowship In syntonic optometry? You may already have a fellowship in another organization or maybe you feel like it is too daunting of a process. Or there may not seem to be the time to pursue anything other than patient care. That is exactly...

Eyes on Light and Water by Dr. Randy Schulman, O.D., FCOVD, FCSO

Eyes on Light and Water! - Randy Schulman, MS, OD, FCOVD, FCSO I am grateful to be a part of the College of Syntonic Optometry (CSO) and to have recently attended their annual conference in Nashville, TN. After waiting 2 years, I was grateful for the opportunity to take the...

Eye Care Associates Sponsor for Babe Ruth Tournaments

Our practice supports local charities & even sports groups like Babe Ruth Leagues Inc., where young teenagers get to play baseball competitively with other leagues and develop their athletic skills. http://newenglandbr.website.siplay.com/...