Medical Specialties


    Amblyopia (Poor Vision in One or Both Eyes, Not Correctable by Glasses)


    Congenital Anomalies

    A birth defect is a health problem or physical change that is present when a baby is born. Birth defects can be very mild, where the baby looks and acts like any other baby. Or birth defects can be more severe.

    Congenital Ptosis

    Dermoids (Non-Cancerous Tumors)

    Esotropia (Cross-Eye)

    Exotropia (Divergent Strabismus or Walleye)

    External Diseases of the Eye


    Hypertropia (Upward Deviation of the Visual Axis of One Eye)

    Intraocular Inflammation

    Pediatric Neuro-Ophthalmic Disorders

    Refractive Errors

    The most common refractive errors in children are nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism.


    Retinoblastoma is a rare cancer of the retina of the eye. The retina is in the back of the eye. It’s the part of the eye that receives light. Retinoblastoma is the most common tumor affecting the eye in children. It almost always occurs in children less than 5 years old.

    Retinopathy of Prematurity

    Retinopathy of prematurity is an eye problem that happens to premature babies. The retina lines the back of the eye. It receives light as it comes through the pupil. From there, the optic nerve sends signals to the brain. Retinopathy of prematurity is a problem of the blood vessels of the retina.

    Strabismus (Eye Misalignment)

    Tear Duct Obstruction

    A blocked tear duct is called dacryostenosis. It may also be called a congenital lacrimal duct obstruction. Congenital means that your baby is born with it.