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Specializing in Pediatrics and Vision Therapy

Dedicated Eye Doctor in Ankeny -
Child and Family Vision Center

Dr. Erik and his staff are dedicated to providing the highest level of eye care and eye exams for the whole family. At Child and Family Vision Center, we offer optometry services for vision therapy, which can impact your child’s reading, learning, school grades and sports performance.

Our office also offers neuro-optometric rehabilitation for anyone suffering from the affects of a concussion, a stroke and other forms head injury.

We believe that comprehensive eye care is a key factor in keeping your eyes healthy. Our eye doctor and 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 our optometrist, Dr. Erik Romsdahl.

What Makes Child and Family Vision Center Unique?

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Children's Eye Care In Ankeny


Dr Erik has vast experience in providing eye exams for children and ensuring their eyes are healthy and working correctly.

Undetected or uncorrected vision problems can cause children and teens to suffer academically, socially, athletically and personally.

If your child has any reading, learning or attention difficulties, it could due to a vision problem requiring vision therapy or wearing eyeglasses from our fun range of kid's optical.

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Comprehensive Eye Exams


Our optometrist will look after your entire family like one of our family by ensuring you receive the highest level of eye care and comprehensive eye exams.

Is reading or a computer screen difficult to see clearly, you may have presbyopia. Don't worry, this only means you needs eye glasses, which you can choose from our huge range of frames.

We can also provide you with the latest contact lens designs, sunglasses and optical lens coatings.

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Simone Hurley

After graduating from New York University with a degree in Education, I taught in Special Education for over 30 years, giving me the opportunity to work with pre-school to college age students, with and without disabilities. This allowed me to acquire many different techniques for working with both children and adults. It was my wish to continue working with children and adults in an environment where I can actively make a difference in their life. Working as a Vision Therapist at Child and Family Vision Center allows me to enjoy the excitement and reward of witnessing the benefits that Vision...
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Vision Therapy In Ankeny, Iowa

Succeed with Vision Therapy

Poor visual skills can hinder your child's ability to succeed in school and sports. A customized program of vision therapy develops and enhances their visual skills, which leads to increased visual comfort and accurate information processing.

Vision therapy could the solution you have been searching for.

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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.

Neuro-optometric rehabilitation 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


Great with children; we always have a wonderful experience!
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Hours & Location

We have convenient hours and are easy to find!

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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.