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Gary L. Etting, OD

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VISION IS MORE THAN JUST THE ABILITY TO SEE CLEARLY . . . it is the ability to understand and respond to what is seen.

The Los Angeles optometry office of Dr. Gary L. Etting provides and specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of vision problems that interfere with reading and learning. Board certified in vision development, he just recently celebrated his 32nd year providing these specialty services to the public. Los Angeles optometry offices specializing in eye coordination and pediatric vision therapy. Yearly children's eye exams are recommended by optometrists. Los Angeles optometrist office treatments also include eye coordination for adults and children.

What Is Vision Therapy?

Vision Therapy is an individualized, supervised, treatment program provided in our Los Angeles optometry offices designed to correct visual-motor and/or perceptual-cognitive deficiencies. Vision Therapy sessions include procedures designed to enhance the brain's ability to control:

  • eye alignment,
  • eye teaming,
  • eye focusing abilities,
  • eye movements, and/or
  • visual processing.
    Visual-motor skills and endurance are developed through the use of specialized computer and optical devices, including therapeutic lenses, prisms, and filters. During the final stages of therapy, the patient's newly acquired visual skills are reinforced and made automatic through repetition and by integration with motor and cognitive skills.


    Who Needs Vision Therapy? Anyone who...

  • is struggling in school
  • needs extended testing time
  • has turned or crossed eyes
  • is smart in everything but school
  • athletes wanting to improve performance
  • had head trauma
  • had a stroke
  • developmental learning delays
  • changing visual needs of adults
  • has double vision
  • developmental disabilities


    For more information, please visit our other website at www.visualprocessing.com