Help! My Child’s Eyes Keep Getting Worse!

I have been nearsighted almost all my life, and wear corrective glasses and contacts lenses.   If only my optometrist had offered options for slowing down its progression!   This missed opportunity drives my enthusiasm and passion for myopia control.  This is conversation I have with every parent and child, whose eyes are getting worse year afterContinue reading “Help! My Child’s Eyes Keep Getting Worse!”

Pediatric Eye Exams

I often get asked, “How early should my child have an eye examination?”   The American Optometric Association recommends a comprehensive eye examination at 6 months, at age 3, before school, and every 2 years after that.”   Then parents will ask, “How can you do an eye examination when they can’t talk or read yet?”   IContinue reading “Pediatric Eye Exams”