Meet OCVT

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Your Team

The team at the Optometry Center for Vision Therapy is comprised of highly credentialed, competent, and caring professionals who are committed to providing you, the patient, with the highest quality vision therapy. Our vision care specialists go through extensive training to make sure that your care is the best we can deliver.

Your Doctors

Briana Larson - color (800x640)Briana Larson, OD, FCOVD, FAAO, FNORA-Executive Director
Dr. Briana Larson, a developmental optometrist is COVD board certified in vision development and therapy through the College of Optometrists in Vision Development. She completed a post-doctorate clinical residency in vision therapy and rehabilitation with emphasis in pediatric optometry; a credential achieved by less than 1% of optometrists nationwide. She focused her post-doctorate research on Vision and Attention Deficit and Vision and Autism. In 2012, The American Academy of Optometry inducted her as a Fellow of the Academy. The Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association (NORA) welcomed Dr. Briana Larson as a Fellow (FNORA) during its 2014 Annual Conference at North Carolina. A Fellow (FNORA) designation is recognition of a vision care specialist’s highest level of competence in clinical abilities and scientific knowledge in the field of Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation. Dr. Larson has the distinction of being the lone practicing developmental optometrist in the state of Texas with this exclusive set of credentials. Dr. Larson currently serves as Residency Coordinator of Vision Therapy and Rehabilitation through the University of Incarnate Word Rosenberg School of Optometry (UIWRSO) in San Antonio Texas. Read More.
3Erica O’Brien, OD, FCOVD – Clinical Director, OCVT
Dr. O’Brien, born and raised in the Austin area, is a developmental optometrist who is board-certified in vision development and therapy through the College of Optometrists in Vision Development. Dr. O’Brien graduated from the University of Houston College of Optometry where she received awards distinguishing her excellent clinical care in “Neuro-Ophthalmology.” In 2014, the College of Optometrists in Vision Development inducted Dr. O’Brien as a Fellow at the annual conference in San Diego. As of 2015, Dr. O’Brien is one of eleven (11) optometrists in the State of Texas with this distinguished credential. She has successfully completed the International Examining Board’s requirements, including satisfying over 100 hours of continuing education and training, written tests, and an oral interview to specialize in vision rehabilitation. She joined OCVT in 2012 due to her passion for helping others and to provide the highest level of care in a professional environment. Dr. O’Brien serves as adjunct clinical faculty of the University of Incarnate Word Rosenberg School of Optometry (UIWRSO) in San Antonio Texas. Read More.
Alisa NolaAlisa Nola, OD, FCOVD, FAAO
Dr. Alisa Nola is a developmental optometrist who is board-certified in vision development and therapy through the College of Optometrist in Vision Development She completed her Doctorate of Optometry degree at the Illinois College of Optometry in 2014 with clinical and academic honors. Dr. Nola was awarded the Polly Flink Eastland Memorial Award for her service during her graduate studies. She finished a one-year residency program at the Bright Eyes Vision Clinic in Minnesota specializing in pediatrics, vision rehabilitation, and vision therapy. She is a member of the College of Optometrists in Vision Development (COVD), American Optometry Association (AOA), American Academy of Optometrists (AAO), Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association (NORA), Texas Optometric Association (TOA), and the Fellowship of Christian Optometrists (FCO). She is also participating in the InfantSEE provider program through the AOA. Dr. Nola serves as adjunct clinical faculty of the University of Incarnate Word Rosenberg School of Optometry (UIWRSO) in San Antonio Texas in San Antonio Texas. Read More

Your Vision Therapy Team

Your Vision Therapy TeamOur team is made up of highly credentialed, qualified, and dedicated optometric vision therapists. Our doctors have specialized skills and knowledge to create vision therapy programs that meet the individual needs of each patient. We are committed to providing the highest quality and personalized optometric vision therapy care. For individual backgrounds, please Click Here.

Your Patient Services Team

Your Patient Services TeamThe patient services team is made up of dedicated professionals who ensure your experience with OCVT is personable, seamless and welcoming. We strive individually and collectively to provide the best quality care with the patient and family’s satisfaction being paramount. Our goal is to provide help with scheduling, billing, general inquiries and other assistance that you may require. For individual backgrounds, please Click Here.

Your Other Support Team

Your Other Support TeamWe have additional experienced professionals who assist and provide support to your other OCVT teams, so we can better meet the needs of our patients and their families. For individual backgrounds, please Click Here.

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