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Specializing in Pediatrics and Vision Therapy

Dedicated Eye Doctor in Ankeny -
Child and Family Vision Center

We are dedicated to providing the highest level of eye care to all our patients and provide vision care to your whole family as if they were our very own. At Child and Family Vision Center, we offer a wide range of services and perform eye exams, vision therapy and manage a variety of ocular diseases.

We believe that educating our patients is a key factor in keeping their eyes healthy. Our expert staff takes the time to discuss and answer any questions you might have and supply you with the most up-to-date information for excellent eye health.

Call today to book an appointment with Dr. Erik Romsdahl and receive the quality attention that you deserve.

What Makes Child and Family Vision Center Unique?

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Children's Eye Care In Ankeny


Undetected or uncorrected vision problems can cause children and teens to suffer academically, socially, athletically and personally. If your child is having trouble in school or after school activities there could be an underlying vision problem. Contact us today!

Children's Eye Care
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Comprehensive Eye Exams


Complete eye exams are not just for updating your prescription. Learn more about what your eye doctor will screen for, what to expect at your appointment, some of the advanced technology we use, and special considerations for pediatric and infant eye care.

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Dr. Erik Romsdahl

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Vision Therapy In Ankeny, Iowa

Succeed with Vision Therapy

Poor visual skills can hinder one's ability to succeed in school, work and sports. Vision therapy develops and enhances fundamental visual skills and abilities, which leads to increased visual comfort and accurate information processing.

When the eyes and brain learn to work together as a team, visual function improves, allowing the child the best opportunity to achieve to their potential at school or on the sports field.

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Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation

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Restoring Vision, Balance, and Quality of Life

Have you experienced dizziness, double-vision or a reduction in your quality of life after a traumatic brain injury, stroke, or other neurological incident? Effective visual function can only occur when the eyes and brain work together as a team to focus, track and perceive the world in motion around us.

Our neuro-optometric team helps patients retrain the brain and eyes to work together so you can get back to living your live to the fullest.

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Patient Reviews


Dr. Rosenthal as well as his staff, are always so kind, courteous, compassionate, extremely knowledgeable, and very patient. Child and Family Vision Center located at 2525 N. Ankeny Blvd., Ste # 109 is a very special optometrist office tucked away in the heart of Ankeny. As a 2x stroke survivor, having access to a friendly, intelligent Dr., that believes in having the RIGHT equipment for the eyes (as well as the neurological effects that a Brain Injury can have) when it comes to our desires to get back into driving safely makes ALL the difference. I know how tough it can be having sat in the chairs of 4 different “professionals” until I found the RIGHT Dr. who believes in furthering education as well as reinvesting into his specialized practice. The cleanliness, patients of ALL ages, stages or walks of life, and the ever growing family bond is why we’ve chosen to give our business to them, year after year, even after moving to Adel since they are definitely worth their weight in Gold! Thanks sooo much for everything today Dr. Rosenthal and Miss Simone. “See” You Later!
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Hours & Location

We have convenient hours and are easy to find!

Hours
  • 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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Excellence In Eye Care


At Child and Family Vision Center, we not only offer comprehensive eye exams and prescribe glasses or contacts, but we take our time to listen to your story and develop a complete picture of your ocular and medical history. Your eye health and peace of mind are important to us.