Visual Impairments

The following professionals are considered qualified to evaluate and diagnose a visual impairment:

  • Ophthalmologist
  • Optometrist

Documentation should also include the following information:

  • Discussion of visual acuity
  • Description of any visual aids currently used (e.g., glasses, large print, etc.) including visual acuity with these aids

In lieu of a report, your treatment provider can complete the disability verification form:  pdf format or Microsoft Word (.doc) format