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Welcome to Vision Professionals
Your Ophthalmologist in Palm Springs and Yucca Valley

Call us at Palm Springs 760-320-7051 and Yucca Valley 760-369-7350 today.

Dr. Robert B. Guss, Dr. David V. Leaming and his highly skilled team welcome you. As an ophthalmologist, Doctors Guss and Leming are both medical doctor who specializes in the health of your eyes. Doctors Guss and Leming extensive training equips the ophthalmologist to provide a wide array of vision services for you, from prescribing eyeglasses to performing surgery and diagnosing and treating eye diseases. Please browse our website to learn more about our staff and services.

Our Approach to Ophthalmology

At Vision Professionals, we stress empathy and communication. Our team will keep you comfortable and thoroughly explain procedures and treatment options. We welcome questions and strive to make patients feel at home. This personal care and individualized attention is why people throughout the area come to Vision Professionals for all their vision health needs. We are happy to discuss financing options and work with your insurance provider to keep your care affordable.

Our office offers many eye care services, from surgery to treatment of eye diseases. Talk to us about LASIK, cataract surgery or glaucoma treatment. If you’re diabetic, we’d love to help you manage your eye care. We can treat your corneal or vitreoretinal disorders.

Whatever your eye issues, we’re here to help. Call us today Palm Springs 760-320-7051 and Yucca Valley 760-369-7350, so we can help you improve your vision. We look forward to having you join our roster of satisfied patients who see the world through healthy eyes.

Dr. Robert B. Guss, M.D.
Dr.  David V. Leaming

Vision Professionals

Palm Springs
1180 North Indian Canyon, Suite 130
Palm Springs, CA 92262
[email protected]

Yucca Valley
57019 Yucca Tr., Suite D 
Yucca Valley, California 92284
[email protected]

  • Robert B. Guss

    The Vision Professionals, Inc., Owner
    Palm Springs, California, June 1994 to Present
    Solo Ophthalmology Practice, Palm Springs, California, January 1983 to June 1994
    Chief, Section of Ophthalmology, Desert Hospital, Palm Springs, California, July 1990 to June 1996 
    Chairman, Department of Surgery, Desert Regional Hospital, Palm Springs, California, 1992 to 1994

  • David V. Leaming

    The Vision Professionals, Inc., President
    Palm Springs, California, 1994 to Present
    Past Member, Program Committee for Annual Meetings, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 1991 to 1997.
    Instructor, 'Storz Small Incision Phacoemulsification Course,' St. Louis, Missouri, December 1992 
    Past Member, Desert Hospital Corporation Board of Directors, Palm Springs, California, 1992 to 1998


Reviews From Our Satisfied Patients

    Dr. Guss has been my ophthalmologist for years. Trust him and his group with my vision care. The entire staff is caring, helpful and friendly.

    Suzanne L.

    I LOVE this Place and Dr Bagga was and is the Perfect cataract surgeon for Me From blind in left eye to reading with no glasses She's Wonderful ❤️❤️❤️

    James O.

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