Evelyn L. Jones Vision Rehabilitation Center, Oregon Health and Science University, Department of Ophthalmology/Casey Eye Institute

General Information

Evelyn L. Jones Vision Rehabilitation Center, Oregon Health and Science University, Department of Ophthalmology/Casey Eye Institute
Oregon Health and Science University
Portland Oregon 1 97239
(503) 494 3098
https://www.ohsu.edu/casey-eye-institute

Staff

John Boyer, O.D., Clinical Director, boyerjo@ohsu.edu, 503 494 3098

Michael Klein, Director, Macular Degeneration Center, kleinm@ohsu.edu, 503 494 3055

Services Offered

  • Assessment
    • Provides detailed clinical assessment of each person's vision needs, vision abilities, and options for enhancement of visual functioning. Explains and thoroughly discusses all of the above to the patient and offers treatment options.

  • Information and Referral
    • Refers to and coordinates with community, state and federal resources as needed (e.g., O&M training, vocational placement, orientation to blindness and training in independent living, veterans services), and provides support services to the patient and family members.

  • Low Vision Devices
    • Recommends and dispenses visual aids.

  • Low Vision Services
    • Performs comprehensive low vision evaluations and provides counseling on how best to adapt to visual problems. Prescribes and dispenses a supply of low vision devices, including eyeglasses, magnifiers, telescopes, video devices and computer/video devices, and low vision magnifiers.

  • Services for Seniors