Color Vision Test - Falant or Optec-900 near Chicago?

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  1. CLPSO-34

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    Hi,
    Does anybody know of an AME or Optometrist that has a falant lantern or Optec-900 near Chicago or in the Midwest? I need to take an alternate color vision test to get a restriction lifted of my medical. If you have any suggestions, please reply to this thread.

    Thanks,
    Paul
     
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    Can you see the light guns at the airport? If so you can go that route. that is how I plan to take care of mine. AOPA had something on their website about how to go about this.
     
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    There may be one in Peoria.
     
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    Peoria is in the Midwest AND near Chicago.

    Dr. Bruce Chien (www.aeromedicaldoc.com) not only knows the ins and outs of a request like this, but I think he has just about every color vision testing equipment made in the modern and not so modern eras.
     
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    Thanks Mike - I will reach out to him tomorrow. That is very close!