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Welcome to C. Gene Wilkins OD
Your Vision Therapy Resource in Cypress, CA
Welcome to C. Gene Wilkins OD in Cypress. Dr. Wilkins and our team strive to offer the best in vision therapy services. Our vision therapy services include a variety of non-invasive physical therapy techniques to improve vision and resolve visual issues. Both children and adults can suffer from visual problems that hinder activities like reading, schoolwork, and more. C. Gene Wilkins OD can provide unique, custom-designed vision therapy solutions for individuals who suffer from a various visual conditions. Vision therapy techniques are generally easy to perform and painless, and only require time and effort.
High Quality Vision Therapy Services
Vision therapy includes a variety of strengthening and training exercises for your eyes and brain. While vision therapy is not designed to strengthen your eye muscles since they are generally very strong on their own, it is a type of physical therapy that involves a variety of different visual exercises. It can be done both in our office and at home, and can help resolve many types of visual problems with repeated use over time. Some examples of vision therapy include but are not limited to: Eye patches; Corrective lenses, including glasses and/or contact lenses; Special prism lenses; Vision exercises both in-office and at home; Vestibular devices (balance boards); and Specialized computer programs.
Vision therapy has been proven to be successful by strengthening the patient's ability to receive and process visual information. Many visual problems can be solved through the use of various vision therapy techniques, even if you have previously been told that your condition is untreatable, or that you will have to learn to live with your condition.
Dr. Wilkins is an established optometrist who specializes in effective vision therapy procedures. Whether working with a child or an adult, Dr. Wilkins offers comprehensive vision services and specialized care that is tailored to each individual patient. With extensive experience in numerous forms of vision therapy, Dr. Wilkins has the expertise and resources needed to create a unique treatment plan to increase the quality of vision through simple, non-invasive visual exercises.
If you have been previously diagnosed with visual problems like amblyopia or crossed eyes, or are currently experiencing visual difficulties like double or reduced vision, contact Dr. Wilkins today. During your first appointment at C. Gene Wilkins OD, we will complete a comprehensive visual evaluation to make a diagnosis. Dr. Wilkins will perform various tests in order to analyze your vision needs and the health of your eyes, and will make a customized recommendation for vision services based on your individual condition.
Call us at 714-995-4571 today or schedule an appointment online.