Your Children’s Vision

Vision is arguably the most important of the five senses.  Vision plays a crucial role throughout childhood and beyond.  The following topics will help to understand how vision helps children develop appropriately.

  • Even before your child starts school, early professional eye care for children is highly recommended.  Please watch this short video to see why.
  • How often should your child's eyes be examined? What's the difference between a school vision screening and a comprehensive eye exam?  There are answers to these questions and more. 
  • Knowing the expected milestones of your baby's vision development during their first year of life can ensure your child is seeing properly and enjoying their world to the fullest.
  • Even though contact lenses can offer many advantages, when is your child old enough for contacts?
  • There is more to your child's vision than 20/20 eyesight.  Learning related vision issues you should know about.
  • Certain types of contact lenses and eyeglasses may play a role in slowing the progression of myopia, or nearsightedness.