Pediatric ophthalmologists are medical and surgical doctors who specialize in the eye problems of children. In particular, vision develops in the brain until about 9 years of age and can be affected by eyes that are not straight or do not focus correctly. A child can grow up with good vision in each eye if these problems are caught early, treated and maintained.
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A child's vision exam is as detailed as adult exams, if not more
so. We want to give each child the time and attention that he or she deserves,
so please allow 2 hours for a new patient exam.
The dilating eye drops are not harmful and will wear off in about 12-24 hours.
Sunglasses may help your child be more comfortable leaving the clinic if it is
sunny outside. School-age children may find that their vision is blurred when
holding reading material close to their face.
Our optical shop has a wide variety of glasses to meet your child’s
needs. A child’s face is different from an adult’s, so our opticians are
trained in finding glasses that will fit perfectly on your child. We also
offer more than just regular glasses, such as:
Children can be rough on their glasses, so be sure to ask the
optician about a warranty.