Pediatric Ophthalmology


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Pediatric Ophthalmology deals with eye conditions and issues most common or only seen in children.  Eye health starts as a newborn and is important to continue throughout childhood to protect their vision. 

Wandering eye, nearsightedness and farsighted are among common eye problems in children. Read more.  Signs of these can be reflected in their behaviors, words or appearance.  Read more.

Other common vision problems are strabismus and amblyopiaRead more.  These vision problems occur when the eyes do not work together.  Read more.  For strabismus, surgery may be an option. Read more.

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C. Scott Atkinson, MD

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Last modified: May 04, 2015