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Arnold Sherman, O.D., F.A.A.O., F.C.O.V.D.
Diplomate - Binocular Vision and Perception
Distinguished Practitioner -
National Academies of Practice
227 Merrick Avenue
Merrick, NY 11566
Learn about Dr. Sherman's Visual Skills Training programming for optimal sports performance
Dr. Arnold Sherman practices in Merrick, Long Island and specializes in the examination and treatment of children, high school and college students, and athletes. He successfully treats visually related learning problems, eye strain and focusing difficulties, lazy-eye, visual perceptual-motor skills, tracking, and eye-hand coordination and reaction time for athletes.
Dr Sherman is an internationally known lecturer and clinician as well as the author of over 40 papers. He is a clinical professor at SUNY College of Optometry and has served as the Director of Amblyopia Studies, Chief of the Vision Training Clinic, Director of Internships, Co-founder of the Learning Disability Unit, and currently teaches the Vision Rehabilitation and Therapy Residents.
Dr. Sherman was awarded outstanding sports vision optometrist for his efforts in the development and contributions to the field of Sports Vision by the American Optometric Association. Read more...
Arnold Sherman, O.D., F.A.A.O., F.C.O.V.D. provides:
Dr. Sherman was director of Vision Enhancement Training Programs for the United States
Olympic Committee Elite Athlete Program. He has worked with thousands of athletes in all sports including 50 professional Tennis Players.
- Comprehensive Vision Examinations
- Vision Therapy
- Treatment for
Learning-related Vision Problems, including
Tracking Problems, etc.
- Treatment for Binocular Vision Conditions, such as
Amblyopia or Lazy Eye,
Convergence Insufficiency (near vision disorder),
Diplopia (double vision), Lack of Stereopsis (two-eyed depth perception), and
Strabismus (cross-eyed, wandering eye, eye turns, etc.)
- Treatment for Stress-related Visual Problems, including Blurred Vision, Visual Stress from Reading and Computers, Eye Strain Headaches, and/or Vision-induced Stomachaches or Motion Sickness
- Sports Vision Correction and/or Improvement
He has consulted with the following teams:
- 1980 US OLYMPIC HOCKEY TEAM (GOLD MEDAL WINNERS: MIRACLE TEAM)
- 1984 US OLYMPIC VOLLEYBALL TEAM (GOLD MEDAL WINNERS)
- NEW YORK JETS
- NEW YORK KNICKS
- NEW YORK RANGERS
- US OLYMPIC ARCHERY TEAM
- US OLYMPIC FENCING TEAM
- US OLYMPIC HANDBALL TEAM
- ST. JOHN'S BASKETBALL TEAM
- ST. JOHN'S BASEBALL TEAM
- MAJOR AND MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL PLAYERS
- NEW YORK STATE TENNIS DOUBLES CHAMPIONS
- US TENNIS ASSOCIATION JUNIOR DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM
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