Children’s Optometry

Children’s Optometry

Children are not little adults as far as the testing parameters go for evaluation of visual function we need to adapt and modify our testing protocol to meet the needs of the child. We adopt a holistic approach to functional binocular vision evaluation. Often issues arise from eye teaming and binocular vision dysfunction rather than… Continue reading Children’s Optometry

Parents are not expected to be Optometrists!

As a paediatric optometrist, time and time again I see parents mortified at the thought that their child has been going about their daily activities coping with an underlying vision problem that they didn’t have a clue about.  Kids were born with one pair of eyes, so however they are working, their perception is often… Continue reading Parents are not expected to be Optometrists!