FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS


- What are the most common visual problems in children?

Lazy eye, strabismus, myopia, hyperopia and astigmatism are the most common eye diseases seen in children.

- What is latent strabismus?

Latent strabismus is strabismus that manifests itself when one of the eyes is covered.

- Does strabismus lead to lazy eye?

Unilateral constant deviations result in lazy eye.

- Is there an age limit for the treatment of strabismus?

No. Strabismus can be treated at any time.

- When should babies have their eye examination?

For premature babies, an eye examination should be performed 4-6 weeks after birth. Other babies should have their eye examination at 1 year of age.