Dr. Carl Garbus graduated from the Southern California College of Optometry in 1980. He opened two private practices in Valencia, Family Vision Care Optometry and Neuro Vision Rehabilitation Institute. Currently the practices emphasize care for children and adults with vision deficits from traumatic brain injury, stroke and developmental and learning problems.
In addition, Dr. Garbus works with the following rehabilitation centers; Centre For Neuro Skills, Solutions At Santa Barbara and the Brain Injury Specialists. Another area of interest is working with children who have learning problems. Dr. Garbus was president of the Los Angeles County Optometric Society in 1993 and served as vice president on the board for the Neuro Optometric Rehabilitation Association (NORA). In 2010, he was president of NORA.