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What Is Vision Therapy?

Vision Therapy, also known as vision rehabilitation, vision training, or developmental optometry, is a field in which a specific series of exercises, often using lenses, colored filters, and prisms, are practiced to improve the visual system of a patient.  These…

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Meet our Vision Therapists!

We are excited to announce that we now have TWO full time Vision Therapists here at OPMT! We will be now offering Vision Therapy five days a week at our Nashville office.  This is an exciting opportunity because it opens…

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World Sight Day 2017

This year’s call to action: Make Vision Count. According to the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness, 4 out of 5 of the world’s blind are avoidably so. Avoidable blindness is can be either prevented or treated by cost…

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Contact Lens Health Week

August 21-25, 2017 is Contact Lens Health Week. This is a week dedicated to increasing awareness and promoting healthy contact lens wear and care. Contacts lenses are a discreet way of managing vision impairments without being tied to a pair…

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Solar Eclipse 2017

On Monday August 21, 2017, people across the United States will be able to see the sun completely disappear behind the moon, in a solar eclipse. Nashville is in the direct path of this total solar eclipse. Here are some…

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Introducing L.A.M.B and GX eyewear line

Grammy award winning artist Gwen Stefani has launched a new line of glasses and sunglasses last year. We are excited to have them in our offices!  Her L.A.M.B line features 12 optical and 13 sun wear styles. Her GX line…

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Dry Eye Disease: How The World Can Sabotage Your Comfort And Vision

Dry Eye Disease is a problem sweeping the world’s population.  The discomfort suffered, damage caused and visual symptoms caused by it largely go undiagnosed and untreated.   If you have one or more of these symptoms, you may benefit from treatment…

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May is Healthy Vision Month

According to the National Eye Institute (NEI), 2 out of 3 people with blindness and visual impairments are women. Here are some ways to keep your eyes healthy and safe. Get a comprehensive dilated eye exam. Many common eye diseases have…

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COVD 2017

The annual COVD (College of Optometrists in Vision Development) meeting took place a two weeks ago in Jacksonville, Florida. I am grateful for the chance to go for the second year in a row. It’s a great place to learn…

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OVVO Optics

We are excited to introduce to you the newest addition to our optical, OVVO. OVVO brand frames are handmade and entirely produced in Germany and Poland. The history of these frames date back to Europe in the Cold War era…

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