Advanced
Specialized Eye Care

for Both Children and Adults, Personalized for Your Individual Needs

At Amplify EyeCare Chattanooga, we take pride in improving lives and changing futures with expertise, care, and advanced medical eye care.

Advanced
Specialized Eye Care

for Both Children and Adults, Personalized for Your Individual Needs

At Amplify EyeCare Chattanooga, we take pride in improving lives and changing futures with expertise, care, and advanced medical eye care.

Vision Therapy

Dr. McBryar is a leading expert in innovative vision therapy. Primarily aimed at children, vision therapy helps correct vision problems such as learning-related vision issues and vision problems linked to developmental disabilities, which more standard treatments such as eyeglasses, contact lenses, and eye surgery are not effective for. Vision therapy is a highly individualized treatment which trains the patient to improve the brain-eye connection and lead to a better quality of life both in and outside of the classroom.
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Neuro Optometric Rehabilitation

Similar to vision therapy, neuro optometric rehabilitation can help treat problems that more standard vision correction options cannot help with. Neuro optometry is specifically geared toward people suffering with vision issues caused by a traumatic incident such as a concussion, a car accident, or a stroke. These problems can lead to partial or complete vision loss, or be more subtle, like double vision, balance issues, or motion sickness. As with our vision therapy treatment, your treatment plan will be personalized to best suit your needs.
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We are exctied to announce that Southeast Vision Rehabilitation and Institute For Vision Development is now

Amplify EyeCare Chattanooga!

Low Vision

As we age, the likelihood of vision deterioration due to eye diseases increases. These typically age-related vision issues include diseases like macular degeneration and glaucoma. Your ophthalmologist will provide treatment to prevent your condition from deteriorating further, while a low vision optometrist will help you maximize your remaining vision.While standard vision correction, such as glasses or contact lenses, can help in the earlier stages, there comes a point where they are no longer effective. However, Dr. McBryar’s low vision treatment services provide several options that can help. Through the use of special vision aids, we train patients to use their remaining eyesight so they can function independently and enjoy a high quality of life.
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Dr. McBryar

Dr. Heather McBryar is a board certified optometrist, in addition to being a Fellow of the College of Optometrists in Vision Development (COVD), a candidate for Fellowship in the Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association (NORA), and a Diplomate of the American Board of Optometry (ABO).

In addition to her many years of experience in the field, Dr. Mcbryar’s son with visual impairment and special needs drives her to provide caring, high-quality care for all of her patients, so they can achieve the highest quality of life possible.
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Atkinson Hyperlegible Font

Named after Braille Institute founder, J. Robert Atkinson, Atkinson Hyperlegible font is great for low vision readers.  In contrast to traditional typography design, it emphasizes letterform distinction in order to increase character recognition, thus improving readability.  Anyone with low vision is welcome to use it for free! What is low vision? It is a loss […]

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Learning-Related Vision Problems

Up to 80% of the information that is presented to children in the classroom is actually visual. It's safe to say that vision can have an enormous impact on children's academic performance. If children show up at school every day without some of the tools they need to succeed, no matter how smart or capable […]

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Visual Symptoms of Learning Related Vision Issues

These are vision problems that directly interfere with learning. Physical symptoms of learning-related vision problems include headaches, eye strain, and double vision, however, the visual symptoms are more subtle and less often noticed. Visual symptoms You may need an eye doctor that specializes in developmental or functional vision to properly diagnose a learning-related vision issue, […]

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Testimonials


  • Vision therapy is well worth the response, time and effort. Our Son had a hard time focusing and writing neatly. After vision therapy Seth could complete a task in half the time if previously took. His abilities to focus improved greatly and so did his handwriting.

    Also, he was better at listening. As a parent, we wanted learning to be fun for our Son, and vision therapy made this possible.


    Amanda T.

  • Vision Therapy is well worth the expense, time and effort. Our son had a hard time focusing handwriting neatly. After vision therapy Seth could complete a task in half the time it previously took his abilities to focus and improved greatly and so did his handwriting.

    Also, he was better at listening. As a parent you wanted learning to be fun for our son and vision therapy made this possible.


    Alexa H.

  • Vision Therapy has given or son the tools he needs to be able to scan and read the written word more effectively and efficiently.

    He love working with John and these working sessions give him the motivation to gladly work on his homework assignments.

    It amazed us to see the difference in the tracking of his eyes and along a line of it's from the beginning to the end of the treatment.

    Dr. McBryar , Kristen and John  are all marvelous and we would recommend them to anyone I only wish that we would have found them sooner!


    Charlotte M.

  • Prior to coming to the institute for vision development my son complained of daily headaches. Therapy has eliminated his headaches completely. I love knowing my son is able to learn pain-free for the rest of his life because of the work that has been done over just a few weeks in this office. He he absolutely loved coming that didn't even feel like going to a doctor or therapy. We are grateful for the relief he was able to find by coming here.

    Thank you!


    Olivia C.

  • Seems much less frustrated with life

    Reads non-stop and fast

    Spelling abilities have been hugely improved

    Seems much more confident

    Thank You!!!


    Kelly O.

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