There are several eye impairments that can affect a child from a young age. These include - Squint, Paediatric Cataract and watery eyes. If not detected at an early stage in life, these can lead to severe vision impairment in the later stages of life. We advise all our patients and well-wishers to have their children eye examined periodically, as a preventive measure, to avoid any future complication.
Children experience a variety of eye problems; many quite distinct from adult eye diseases. Pediatric Ophthalmologists are specially trained to manage the disorders in children. It is important to have a periodic eye check-up of a child, right from infant stages to their growing up years. These check-ups help a great deal to find out any symptoms of visual disorders in children. Your Pediatric Ophthalmologist will suggest preventive eye care measures and the corrective treatment along with dietary advices to make sure your child has good quality vision for years to come.