"A New Neurofunctional Approach to the Treatment of Amblyopia and Strabismus"
Featuring Robert B Sanet, O.D., F.C.O.V.D.
This 2-day course will provide attendees with an understanding of amblyopia and strabismus including eccentric fixation and anomalous correspondence and effective evaluation techniques to determine the prognosis in amblyopia, exotropia and esotropia.
The course will provide an overview of myths and misconceptions regarding amblyopia and strabismus and review scientific studies on the underlying cause of amblyopia and strabismus and treatment options including patching, surgery and optometric vision therapy.
This course will conclude with easy-to-follow, sequential and effective vision therapy treatment procedures for amblyopia, exotropia, and esotropia.
Dr. Robert B. Sanet graduated with honors from the Southern California College of
Optometry. He has served as President of the College of Optometrists in Vision
Development, Chair of the A.O.A. Sports Vision Section, Board of Directors the Neuro-
Optometric Rehabilitation Association, International Clinical Director of the Special
Olympics Opening Eyes Program, Staff Optometrist San Diego Rehabilitation Institute
at Alvarado Hospital, Consultant to the Centro de Optometria International in Madrid,
Consultant to the Domus Nova Hospital in Ravenna and Adjunct Associate Professor at
the Southern California College of Optometry.
Dr. Sanet has worked with amateur and professional athletes including the USA Men’s
and Women’s Olympic Volleyball teams, San Diego Chargers, San Diego Padres, and
LPGA Golf Professionals.
Dr. Sanet is the developer of the Sanet Vision Integrator, an automated state of the art
touch-screen biofeedback Vision Therapy instrument that is beneficial for the
rehabilitation of numerous types of visual problem and the enhancement of visual
Dr.Sanet’s numerous awards include the San Diego County Optometrist of the Year,
COVD G.N. German Award for Excellence in Children’s Vision Care, NORA Founders
Award, COVD President’s Award, OEP Ralph Barstow International Award, Guiseppe
Rico Award (Italy) for Excellence in Clinical Practice, International Optometrist of the
Year- SIODEC (Spain), International Optometrist of the Year (Mexico), the OEP Armand
Bastein International Award (OEP). Dr. Sanet was named as a Distinguished
Practitioner in the multidisciplinary National Academies of Practice. He is one of only
100 Optometrists in the USA to have received this award.