Serving the Blind and Visually Impaired since 1940
Tampa: 813.251.2407 | Winter Haven: 863.299.3633
Low Vision Clinic
Low Vision Clinic – Serving Tampa and Winter Haven
Tampa Lighthouse for the Blind operates a Low Vision Clinic for persons who have some remaining vision and who may be helped by low vision aids and/or special training. Our optometrist, who specializes in low vision, provides a thorough examination and may prescribe low vision aids, visual rehabilitation techniques, or specialized training to help improve visual functioning. The examination includes central acuity and visual field testing. Prescriptions, training and other recommendations are customized to each patient’s goals and visual status.
Referrals to the clinic may be initiated by ophthalmologists, optometrists, Division of Blind Services counselors, the school districts or individuals who refer themselves.
The clinic operates at our Tampa and Winter Haven locations by appointment. All appointments are scheduled by calling (813) 251-2407 in Tampa or (863) 299-3633 in Winter Haven. Please call Monday-Friday between 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Medicare is accepted.