Optometric Center of Los Angeles

General Information

Optometric Center of Los Angeles
Southern California College of Optometry
Optometric Center of Los Angeles
3916 South Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90037
(323) 234 9137
http://www.eyecarela.com/

Brief Description

The Optometric Center of Los Angeles specializes in complete diagnostic and therapeutic care for children and adults with vision problems, ranging from eye tracking, eye teaming and eye focusing disorders (Visual Efficiency Evaluation), strabismus and amblyopia (Strabismus/Amblyopia Evaluation) to learning-related vision problems (Visual Information Processing Evaluation). The Center also features specialty care of acquired brain injury related vision problems, computer related vision problems, and sports vision.
OCLA is an affiliate teaching clinic of the Southern California College of Optometry.

Staff

Dashaini Retnasothie, OD, MS, FAAO, Co-Director, dretnasothie@ketchum.edu, 323 234 9137

Services Offered

  • Counseling
    • Assists people with low vision and their families in understanding the eye/vision disorder, how it affects vision and the ability to perform everyday activities.

  • Low Vision Services
    • Evaluates remaining vision to determine full potential and determines which techniques and devices will be most helpful in meeting goals. Prescribes different devices available for a person with low vision, including magnifiers, telescopes, microscopes (high plus lenses for reading), custom lighting, and a special television to magnify reading material and photographs. Provides training in their use. Prescribes custom-designed low vision devices.