TheraSpecs® Glasses for Concussion, Brain Injuries and Post-Concussion Syndrome
Learn how TheraSpecs lenses provide protection and relief for people who have sustained a traumatic brain injury, including concussions, and/or have symptoms of post-concussion syndrome
Brain injuries and concussions often leave painful and persistent symptoms, including headaches, light sensitivity, and photophobia. Whether you are in the first few days of recovery after a traumatic brain injury (TBI) or have been dealing with symptoms for years, TheraSpecs® therapeutic glasses for concussion, TBI and post-concussion syndrome can provide you with freedom and relief from the light that triggers your symptoms.
Lens Options for Traumatic Brain Injuries and Concussions
TheraSpecs have an impressive track record of success for light sensitivity and other symptoms triggered by light after TBI, including migraine attacks, headaches, vertigo and more. Below is just a sampling of reviews from customers whose health and lives have been profoundly improved by our glasses.
What customers are saying
THANK YOU TO THERASPECS
"I have been diagnosed with PTSD, TBI, and several other conditions to include sensitivity to light. These TheraSpecs allow me to live my life [without] the stress of being in areas with bright lights because bright lights affect my vision and make my headaches worse. Thank you to TheraSpecs for changing my LIFE!!"
-Danny, Virginia, wearing FL-Pro (extra) lenses
"My post-concussion episode (three years after my concussion) has impacted my ability to post for my business. I could not watch my computer screen and my cell phone. But now with these glasses, I am making progress. Thank you!"
-Paulette, Nevada, wearing FL-Pro (extra) lenses
"For the first time today I actually asked my son to turn the lights on in the kitchen for me while I was cooking. I haven’t said that in months. I was actually able to cook some eggs without squinting in normal overhead lighting with the help of these. Thank you for helping improve the quality of my life during this time."
-Rhonda, wearing FL-Pro (extra) lenses
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The TheraSpecs Difference
Thousands of people have trusted TheraSpecs to improve their sensitivity to light after TBI. Among those with concussion, post-concussion syndrome, or other brain injury-related causes:
91% reported noticeable relief for their light sensitivity and post-concussion headaches1
88% would enthusiastically recommend TheraSpecs to other patients with a brain injury2
Here are just a few of the benefits customers have experienced with TheraSpecs glasses for brain injury and concussion symptoms:
Improved functioning under fluorescent lights
Increased time spent on the computer or other digital devices
Fewer symptoms brought on by flashing lights and repeating patterns
Reduction in post-concussion headaches and migraine attacks
Reduction in light-triggered dizziness and vertigo symptoms
Less eye-related strain and eye discomfort
Quicker return to work, social and other daily activities
Why TheraSpecs Improve Light Sensitivity after Concussion
The benefit of TheraSpecs glasses boils down to the therapeutic tint of their lenses. Each of our specialty lenses is designed to target a unique spectrum of light that research shows can negatively impact symptoms of concussion and brain injuries.
TheraSpecs FL-Pro™ maximizes the filtering power of FL-41 to remove the most harmful wavelengths of light and protect you against computer and device screens, fluorescent lighting, LEDs and other artificial sources. Shop FL-Pro Lenses ➜
TheraSpecs FL-Blend™ also uses FL-41 and balances the filtering of triggering light with a less noticeable tint to provide meaningful relief for symptoms brought on by artificial light. Shop FL-Blend Lenses ➜
Both of these lens tints are particularly helpful for managing symptoms like post-concussion headaches, migraines, and photophobia.
TheraSpecs Z-Blue™ is the lens tint often preferred by brain injury and concussion survivors who find that flashing lights and/or repeating patterns are likely to trigger their symptoms. This lens targets a different portion of light that research shows can negatively activate the photoparoxysmal response in the brain and lead to hypersensitivity. Shop Z-Blue Lenses ➜
Better than Typical Sunglasses
It is common practice to wear sunglasses indoors when you have intense photophobia, but this can make you more light sensitive over time. Since TheraSpecs target specific ranges of light, their lenses do not have to be as dark as normal sunglasses, giving you risk-free protection for TBI- and post-concussion photophobia. P.S. We also apply the FL-41 tint on a dark, polarized and 100% UVA/UVB blocking lens for our FL-Sun™ tint—making them the best outdoor sunglasses you’ll ever own.
Custom Options Available
TheraSpecs come in a variety of readymade frame options, but you can always customize them for your needs. For example, we can replace the lenses of any specialty frame you send us, and we can even create prescription TheraSpecs lenses. We want you to love not just the relief of your TheraSpecs, but the look and feel of them too!
60 Day Return Guarantee
Every brain reacts differently, which is why all in-stock TheraSpecs styles come with a 60-day return and exchange guarantee. That way, you can make sure their therapeutic lenses provide concussion and post-concussion relief against bright light. We also are more than happy to make exchanges for other frame styles and/or lens options. Learn more about the details of our return and exchange policy here.
1Sourced from data collected via an online survey of people with self-reported light sensitivity. Summary of findings can be found here: www.theraspecs.com/impact2017
2Sourced from post-purchase Net Promoter Score (NPS) surveys sent to TheraSpecs customers who self reported as having survived a brain injury.