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645 N Michigan
Suite 410
Chicago IL
USA 60611


Marsha Sorenson, O.D.

Marsha Sorenson, O.D. is a Doctor of Optometry. She obtained her doctor of Optometry degree from the Illinois College of Optometry, which was followed by a Vision Therapy residency at SUNY in New York. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and a fellow of the College of Optometrists in Vision Development.

Dr. Sorenson is experienced in vision rehabilitation, and has expertise to help patients who have dizziness combined with visual problems (visual vertigo). These might include double vision, blurred vision, intolerance to bright light or complicated visual inputs such as "grocery stores" (visual dependence), problems driving at certain speeds or visual situations, or close work such as using computers.

Dr. Sorenson sees patients at CDH on Mondays.

Persons who have a visual vertigo evaluation by Dr. Sorenson will also be given an updated prescription for glasses (if appropriate). CDH does not make or sell spectacles, but the prescription can be taken to a frame/glasses store-- there are 3 of these establishments within a block radius of CDH.


Sorenson MK, Han MH. The role of suppression in amblyopia: A literature review. Vision Dev and Rehab, 2016; 2(1): 55-68

Dr. Sorenson has also co-written several pages on visual vertigo for CDH. For example, post-cataract visual vertigo. She has also written several pages about eye disorders including "binocular vision".