Visual Performance Center

General Information

Low Vision Services (Independent Service Providers)
Visual Performance Center
5101 North Davis Highway
Pensacola, FL 32503
(850) 479 7379


Katie Gilbert-Spear, OD, Director

Services Offered

  • Low Vision Services
    • Provides low vision examinations and designs vision rehabilitation plans for patients. The plan will include the goals to which the team and patients will agreed on; the devices that best fit those goals and the patient's lifestyle; the training and support that will be the most helpful; and referral to supporting services and agencies.

      At subsequent visits, the devices will be dispensed and training on their proper use will be provided. Using the devices for independent living activities such as cooking, shopping, and reading mail, will also be taught. Computer technology and electronic reading devices will be evaluated if patients have specific goals that can be met.