Blog Articles

Treatment Options for Amblyopia (Lazy Eye)

It may be the most common cause of visual impairment among young children, but lazy eye can almost always be corrected when it’s caught early and addressed promptly. Here’s how it’s treated.

Oct 1st, 2019
How to Stop the Spread of Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye)

Viral conjunctivitis may be as contagious as the common cold, but it’s also relatively easy to contain. Find out what you can do to stop the spread of pink eye in your household when one of your children catches it and brings it home.

Sep 1st, 2019
5 Signs Your Child May Need Glasses

It can be hard to know when your child needs glasses. But, there are clues that can show your child may have vision problems. Read on to learn the signs.

Jul 31st, 2019
What Causes Ptosis and How Is It Corrected?

Ptosis occurs when the upper eyelid droops lower than normal, sometimes covering part of the pupil and blocking vision. Find out what causes ptosis and why early treatment can be so important.

Jul 24th, 2019
How to Prevent and Treat Styes

Has your child developed an unsightly stye? An eye stye usually goes away on its own. But, if it doesn’t, find out what treatment options are available to help heal your child’s eye infection.

Jun 11th, 2019
Preparing Your Child for Eye Surgery

Having to undergo eye surgery can be scary, especially for young patients who don’t know what to expect. Here’s what you can do to ensure your child feels as calm, relaxed, and in control as possible before their procedure.

May 22nd, 2019