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June 9, 2020
NECO Alumni Jennifer Stewart

"For competitive athletes, visual skills can make the difference between success and failure."

March 10, 2020
Building a Sports Vision Niche

Sports vision, which helps patients perform better at athletics, is a growing niche in optometry.

February 21, 2020

The International Sports Vision Association (ISVA) appoints Jennifer Stewart, OD to Advisory Board.

December 13, 2019

"Protection is key. Too often we are sending our athletes on the playing field in their day-to-day glasses.... Every athlete playing a sport should have a separate pair of eyewear that meets all the safety standards (even patients with no prescription and those wearing contact lenses)." - Dr. Jennifer Stewart

November 19, 2019

Listen to Dr. Stewart discuss sports vision training and optometry.

October 17, 2019

A quick look at Dr. Stewart behind the scenes.

October 1, 2019

What benefits can I expect with sports vision training?

August 5, 2019

Dr. Stewart is the special guest on Doctor Radio!

May 22, 2019

Dr. Stewart meets Shaq at Vision Expo.

April 1, 2019

"If you’re wearing glasses at school or work to enable you to see and, therefore, perform at your best, doesn’t it make sense to have a pair during play when you want to be performing at your best?"

September 24, 2018

We are very proud of this athlete's training and consistency in recent months.

March 18, 2018

Congratulations to Dr. Stewart and Norwalk Eye Care for being recognized as one of the top 10 optometric practices in the country!

January 8, 2018

"New research from Duke Health suggests baseball scouts looking for a consistent, conscientious hitter may find clues not only in their performance on the field, but also in front of a computer screen."

December 6, 2017

"As science continues to evolve, it opens up doors with new tools and technology that help strengthen an athlete’s visual processing system."

November 16, 2017

Dr. Stewart and Performance 20/20 were recently featured in the November issue of Women in Optometry

October 3, 2017

"...many young athletes work not only with their coaches, but also with private trainers to improve their athleticism, skills and even vision. For example, Performance 20/20, owned by Jennifer Stewart of Darien, opened in Stamford last year to help athletes improve eye-hand coordination, reaction time and athletic performance."

July 18, 2017

The importance of optimal vision is critical in sports and always our first step before beginning performance vision training.

July 12, 2017

"Athletes constantly rely on stereo vision to throw, shoot, and pass accurately. But while everyone knows athletes can train to get faster, gain muscle, or improve core strength, coaches have always chalked vision up to natural talent—until recently. As it turns out, people can actually inprove their stereoscopic vision with training, according to recently published research."

May 29, 2017

“While sports scientists have long studied the world's top athletes, they are now using a mix of analytics and retro-like video games to test what some say is the next frontier in sports — the mind.”

February 24, 2017

“There’s acceleration training, there’s speed training, there’s plyometrics—a lot of options in the physical space. They’ve been maxed out. ...The sensory cognition, that neuro, is the new frontier. This is really the next phase of human performance.”

October 28, 2016

"If you're not seeing it, nothing else matters. Your eyes are the basis of your whole game."

February 19, 2016

An article recently highlighted this growing field in “Vision Training to Boost Sports Performance”.