UNMC Weigel Williamson Center for Visual Rehabilitation

General Information

UNMC Weigel Williamson Center for Visual Rehabilitation
704 S. 38th Ave
Omaha Nebraska 1 68105
(402) 559 2463
wwclowvision@nebraskamed.com
http://www.unmc.edu/lowvision

Staff

Evelyn Katz Yahnke , OTR/L, Low Vision Occupational Therapist, kyahnke@nebraskamed.com, 402 559 2463

John Shepherd, M.D., Director, jdshepherd@unmc.edu, 402 559 2463

Services Offered

  • Computer Training/Assistive Technology

  • 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
    • Provides training for ophthalmology residents, occupational therapist students, as well as eye care professionals and staff.

  • Services for Seniors
    • Provides comprehensive vision rehabilitation services, which includes extensive training with devices and with eccentric fixation.