Paediatric Eye Services
These services focus on the entire family, providing a range
of support to sighted and visually impaired children and their
parents. The components of the program include parent
support, outreach to rural communities and county health
clinics, public education, and high-risk tracking and

Children are unable to distinguish between clear and unclear
vision. Even if your child can read the smallest letters on an
eye chart, there may still be hidden problems. School vision
tests briefly screen vision only at a distance. The majority of
school tasks require that a child be able to focus and see
clearly up close to read and write.

That's why we recommend a complete eye
examination for every child by age three, and
sooner if problems are suspected.  A child's
vision exam includes many important tests.

Your children will feel comfortable in their own
waiting area and designated exam rooms. Our
optical department has many frame styles
especially for children. If your child would
benefit from contact lenses, this service is also
Clinical Services:
Mehta International Eye Institute provides full
medical and surgical care of all pediatric eye
problems, including the following:

  • Vision assessment
  • Amblyopia (lazy eye)
  • Sports injuries
  • Routine eye care
  • Pediatric glaucoma
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Strabismus (eye misalignment)
  • Pediatric cataracts
  • Hereditary eye diseases
  • Referral consultation
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity
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