Determining Eye Exam Frequency An eye exam is more than a sight test. Routine eye exams are crucial for preventive health care, like a trip to your dentist or a family doctor. But how often should you schedule a comprehensive eye exam? Should adults and seniors have eye exams as frequently as children? More Than […]
Category: Children’s Eye Care
Why Your Child Needs Eye Exam Before Start of School
Eye exams are important at every age, helping your eye doctor diagnose vision problems. Your child needs several eye exams as they go through school, but why should they have one before the start of the school year? Continue reading to learn more about eye exams, including why they can be beneficial before school starts. […]
Is Myopia (Nearsightedness) in Kids Dangerous?
Your child’s vision is precious, helping them play, learn, and experience the world around them. With how important their vision is, are refractive errors like myopia dangerous? Continue reading to learn more about myopia, including how it can affect your child’s vision and if it’s dangerous. What Is Myopia? Myopia is one of the most […]
Does My Child Need Glasses? 10 Signs to Watch For
Proper development of healthy eyes at a young age greatly impacts your child’s ability to grow and learn. You should know the signs that indicate that your child may need glasses, and if you suspect your child is having problems with their eyesight, it is imperative to book an eye exam for them immediately. If […]
Can My Child Wear Contact Lenses?
I get this question a lot. Parents want to know whether contact lenses are safe for their child. It makes sense. A parent’s job is to protect their kids. And as an optometrist, my job is to educate my patients. That’s why I’ve put together an infographic to answer some of the most common questions […]