Ophthalmology (Eye Care)
Connecticut Children’s Medical Center provides a comprehensive array of non-invasive and surgical services to diagnose and treat a range of eye diseases and injuries in infants, children and adolescents.
Our board-certified pediatric ophthalmologists have expertise in treating common and complex conditions affecting the eye, including:
- Blocked tear duct
- Cancer of the retina (Retinoblastoma)
- Crossed eyes (Esotropia)
- Eyelid drooping (Ptosis)
- Farsightedness (Hyperopia)
- Lazy eye (Amblyopia)
- Nearsightedness (Myopia)
- Pink eye (Conjunctivitis)
- Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
- Sty (Chalazion)
- Walled eyes (Exotropia)
Along with complete consultative services for children admitted to Connecticut Children’s, our pediatric ophthalmologic physicians also provide 24-hour emergency department coverage.