Señales de problemas relacionados con la visión

Los maestros y los padres están en la mejor posición para tomar nota de cualquier señal de problemas relacionados con la visión.

Señales de problemas relacionados con la visión in Santa Clarita

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Una amplia variedad de problemas

Hay muchos problemas visuales diferentes relacionados con el aprendizaje que pueden impactar el desempeño escolar de un niño. Habilidades como coordinación mano-ojo, habilidad para leer y para enfocar, todo está atado, no en una pequeña parte, a la visión. 

Estos problemas sólo pueden ser formalmente diagnosticados por un profesional del cuidado de los ojos, pero hay numerosas señales notables que pueden indicar que hay un problema, y es importante tanto para los padres como para los maestros el reconocer estos para que al notarse, el niño pueda recibir un diagnóstico correcto y tratamiento.

Si un problema es reconocido y tratado rápidamente, puede prevenir un pequeño problema volverse mayor.

Por qué esto importa

Expertos dicen que aproximadamente el 80 por ciento de lo que un niño aprende en la escuela es hecho visualmente. La buena visión es esencial si un niño va a alcanzar un máximo potencial académico.

Además a las obvias dificultades académicas que estos problemas pueden causar, también pueden dañar la autoestima del niño en un punto crítico en su vida.

Por qué esto importa
Señales a tener en cuenta

Señales a tener en cuenta

Aquí hay una lista no exhaustiva de señales que podrían indicar si un niño podría estar sufriendo de un problema visual relacionado con el aprendizaje.

  • Entrecerrar los ojos frecuentemente
  • Dificultad para leer por largos periodos de tiempo
  • Se queja de sentir los ojos “cansados”
  • Frotarse los ojos frecuentemente
  • Dificultad para mantener el lugar mientras lee, o apoyarse en usar un dedo para marcar el lugar. 
  • Mala comprensión lectora
  • Problema en enfocarse o prestar atención, especialmente por extensos periodos de tiempo.
  • Cubrirse un ojo o cerrar solo uno frecuentemente
  • Se queja de visión doble o borrosa
  • Dolor de cabeza regulares, especialmente al leer
  • Dificultad visualizando o recordando cosas basado en algo que leyó
  • Problema para aprender conceptos básicos de matemáticas, como tamaño, posición y magnitud.
  • Letra y dibujos descuidados, dificultad para permanecer en o dentro las líneas, o dificultad para copiar notas del pizarrón.
  • Tiene poca dificultad para responder oralmente pero le cuesta responder por escrito.
  • Invierte letras o palabras al leer o escribir.
Dr. Garbus, FAAO cartoon

Qué hacer

Si alguno de estos síntomas aparece, los padres del niño deberían estar informados tanto del problema como del hecho de que podría ser un problema visual (a diferencia de una discapacidad de aprendizaje.) La responsabilidad de los padres es llevar a su niño a un profesional del cuidado de los ojos para que su vista pueda ser correctamente examinada y, cualquier problema tratado.

Testimonials


  • My eight year old daughter was terrified to go to the eye doctor for fear of her eyes being dilated. The doctor was SO KID friendly! He immediately made her comfortable by engaging her in conversation. It was a geat experience.


    Joya B.

  • Dr. Garbus spent an amazing amount of time to solve my very complicated visual problems. Over the years he has continually achieved results beyond what others felt possible. He is always up to date on the latest science. He is great!


    Dolores K.

  • Family Vision Care Valencia makes it so easy. Staff is knows what they are doing and Dr. Garbus is thorough and kept me well informed during the exam.


    Kristy B.

  • I have been coming to Family Vision Center for almost 20 years. Dr. Garbus has been able to help my vision when other doctors could not. Now my kids see him as well. I highly recommend this office!


    Autumn C.

  • The Doctor is very good. I felt on this visit he seemed rushed. I had questions to ask him but he was already with another patient. I still do not know if my eyes are the same , worse, or better.


    Howard B.

Testimonials


My eight year old daughter was terrified to go to the eye doctor for fear of her eyes being dilated. The doctor was SO KID friendly! He immediately made her comfortable by engaging her in conversation. It was a geat experience.


Joya B.

Dr. Garbus spent an amazing amount of time to solve my very complicated visual problems. Over the years he has continually achieved results beyond what others felt possible. He is always up to date on the latest science. He is great!


Dolores K.

Family Vision Care Valencia makes it so easy. Staff is knows what they are doing and Dr. Garbus is thorough and kept me well informed during the exam.


Kristy B.

I have been coming to Family Vision Center for almost 20 years. Dr. Garbus has been able to help my vision when other doctors could not. Now my kids see him as well. I highly recommend this office!


Autumn C.

The Doctor is very good. I felt on this visit he seemed rushed. I had questions to ask him but he was already with another patient. I still do not know if my eyes are the same , worse, or better.


Howard B.

All the staff is friendly, helpful and knowledgeable, and has been for all the years I have been going there.


Mary Ann H.
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