Board of Directors

ISVA EXECUTIVE BOARD

Alex Andrich, O.D., FCOVD – President


Dr. Alexandar Andrich is a graduate of The Ohio State University College of Optometry and is in private practice in North Royalton, Ohio.  He lectures on the topics of pediatric/infant vision, binocular vision disorders, sports vision, neuro-optometric rehabilitation and learning-related vision disorders.  In addition to providing Vision Therapy, Sports Vision, and Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation services at his private practice, he is also on staff in the Physical Medicine and…

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Charles Shidlofsky, O.D., FCOVD – Vice President


Charles Shidlofsky, O.D., FCOVD is clinical director at Neuro-Vision Associates of North Texas, a multi-office specialty clinic that serves both children and adults who have neurological vision processing problems. They offer both evaluation and treatment for these special populations. He is a member of the medical staff at Baylor Scott and White Institute for Rehabilitation -Frisco Ft. Worth and Encompass Health. Dr. Shidlofsky also serves as a consultant for several…

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Jarrod Davies, O.D., FCOVD – Secretary Treasurer


Jarrod Davies, O.D., FCOVD currently practices in South Jordan, Utah as the clinical director of Utah Vision Development Center. He specializes in vision rehabilitation and sports vision performance training. Dr. Davies has worked with baseball, tennis, hockey, golf and ski team members on both a professional and amateur level. He also frequently lectures on topics including sports vision training, concussion rehabilitation, binocular vision, and vision therapy.

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ISVA ADVISORY BOARD

Greg Appelbaum, Ph.D.


Greg Appelbaum, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor in the Duke University School of Medicine where he heads the Human Performance Optimization Lab (Opti Lab) and directs the Brain Stimulation Research Center. Dr. Appelbaum holds appointments in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Psychology and Neuroscience and is an affiliate of the Center for Cognitive Neuroscience.

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Benoit Lombaerts, Optométriste – Trustee


Benoit Lombaerts, optometrist is founder and owner of Woluwe Vision Center in Bruxelles-Belgium. Benoit Lombaerts graduated the Centre d’Études Supérieures d’Optométrie Appliquée (CESOA-SCTOW ) in 1989 and recently received his Masters in Clinical Optometry and Vision Therapy.

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Dave Biberdorf, O.D. – Trustee


Dr. David Biberdorf is a partner with Valley Vision Clinic in Grand Forks, North Dakota and the clinical director of Advanced Neuro-Vision Systems. A graduate of the Southern California College of Optometry, a Fellow of the College of Optometry in Vision Development and a member of the Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association…

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Frederick R. Edmunds, O.D., F.A.A.O. – Trustee


Frederick R. Edmunds, O.D., F.A.A.O. established and runs the XTREMESIGHT Performance Clinic, a sports vision only practice devoted to visual performance enhancement of athletes.

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Steve Hitzeman, O.D. – Trustee


Steven A. Hitzeman, O.D. received his AB in Biology in 1972 and his O.D. in 1976 from Indiana University. He is Clinical Associate Professor Emeritus and served on the faculty of the Indiana University School of Optometry (IUSO) for over 38 years. He still serves as Director of the Sports Vision Programs at the School of Optometry…

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Donald Teig, OD, FAAO


A pioneer in the field of Visual-Neurocognitive Training, Dr. Donald Teig began his sports testing & training career with 15 teams in Major League Baseball in 1980 and, throughout his career, has evaluated and trained athletes from virtually every sport. He has authored numerous articles and books on the relationship of vision to improved athletic performance, lectured throughout the world, and has originated much of the equipment and techniques being used in the field today...

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