Ophthalmologist: When Your Child Needs Eye Care

Ophthalmologist: The Eye Expert

An ophthalmologist is a medical doctor specializing in eye and vision care. Knowing when to consult one for your child is crucial.

When to See an Ophthalmologist?Ophthalmologist

  1. Vision Problems: Like nearsightedness or farsightedness.
  2. Eye Infections: Such as conjunctivitis.
  3. Chronic Conditions: Like juvenile arthritis affecting the eyes.

What to Expect During the Visit

  1. Eye Exam: Comprehensive testing of vision.
  2. Diagnosis: Identification of any eye conditions.
  3. Treatment Plan: Medication, glasses, or even surgery.

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Next Steps

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