Center for Vision Rehabilitation

General Information

Center for Vision Rehabilitation
Allegheny General Hospital
Pittsburgh Pennsylvania 1 15212
(412) 359 6300

Staff

Paul Freeman, Director, Low Vision Services, Optometry, freemankp@aol.com

Michelle Gernat, Office Manager/Therapist

Services Offered

  • Computer Training/Assistive Technology

  • Consultation/Technical Program Assistance
    • Provides consultative support to local school systems, teachers of visually impaired, rehabilitation institutes, and schools for blind children.

  • Daily Living Skills/Independent Living Skills Training
    • Provides training in activities of daily living skills, home and work management, and in the use of low vision devices (optical and non-optical).

  • Health
    • Provides evaluation and management of ocular and visual conditions by doctor of optometry.

  • Health Services
    • Evaluation and management of ocular and visual conditions by doctor of optometry.

  • Low Vision Devices
    • Prescribes and supplies low vision devices.

  • Low Vision Services
    • Provides low vision evaluation and follow-up. Prescribes and supplies low vision devices.

  • Professional Training
    • Offers in-service training and workshops on low vision, vision therapy, low vision devices.