About Pediatric Ophthalmology
PEDIATRIC OPHTHALMOLOGY is the medical specialty that deals with the Eye problems affecting children.
Eye problems among the children is one of the most growing problems now a days.
Choose our best PEDIATRIC OPHTHALMOLOGISTS in Vikhroli, Mumbai and treat your child to have clear future.
What are the common eye diseases in Children?
– Lazy Eye
– Refractive Error
– Congeintal Glaucoma
– Congenital Cataract
– Drooping Eyelids
What are the symptoms and signs of Eye problem in children?
Misalignment of Eyes, Watery Eyes, Drooping Eyelids,White Reflex (Leukocoria)
– Eyes that are misaligned (look crossed, turnout, or don’t focus together) -Blurred vision in one or both eyes.
– Lazy Eye (Amblyopia)
– Excessive tearing
– Frequent Eye rubbing, Sensitivity to light
– Double Vision
What are the treatment options for children who have refractive Error?
– Corrective glasses.
– Patching for Amblyopic Eye.
– Refractive Surgery can be after the age of 18 yrs.
– Special glasses and medicine (Atropine 0.0%)