The Pediatric Ophthalmology and Ocular Motility (Strabismus) service provides care for a wide variety of ocular problems and visual disorders in children, as well as adults with strabismus, including:
We share offices with the Electrophysiology Service which evaluates vision in preverbal children using visual evoked potentials and preferential looking techniques.
Pediatric patients with cataracts, glaucoma, corneal and retinal disorders are provided a full range of diagnostic and therapeutic services in conjunction with other New England Eye Center sub-specialty areas.
Pediatric Optometry is also available for comprehensive eye exams, contact lens fitting and management and vision therapy services including orthoptic exercises.
The Orthoptic Service evaluates a patient’s binocular status with specialized testing to determine any underlying disorder of the visual, motor and sensory systems of the eye. This service is provided for children, as well as adults with strabismus. Orthoptic services available include:
Pediatric Ophthalmology Physicians
The American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (AAPOS) is committed to the highest quality medical and surgical eye care worldwide for children and for adults with strabismus. Its Web site is a resource for terminology and frequently-asked questions. Here are some specific links:
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