Pediatric ophthalmology

Pediatric ophthalmology

Introduction

At SECC we provide treatment for an extensive range of pediatric eye problems such as sight-threatening conditions like pediatric glaucoma, cataract and congenital opacities of the cornea.

We also have comprehensive services in:

  • The management of squint, double vision and other disorders of eye alignment and movement, both in children and adults
  • The management of amblyopia or lazy eyes
  • Refraction in young children using eyedrops (cycloplegic refraction) for those who have difficulty getting a good refraction.
  • General eye problems such as eye sore, allergic conjunctivitis and lumps on the eyelids (stye and chalazion).
  • Providing pediatric ophthalmology consultation to doctors in the pediatric departments