Status
Active
Code
152WS0006X
Type
Level III Area of Specialization
Sports Vision
An optometrist who offers services designed to care for unique vision care needs of athletes, which may include one of more of the following services: corrective vision care unique to a specific sporting environment; protective eyewear for the prevention of sports-related injuries; vision enhancement – which may include vision therapy and techniques to improve visual skills specific to the athlete’s sport. Source: American Optometric Association [1/1/2009: added definition, added source]