Pediatric Ophthalmology

Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital offers comprehensive pediatric ophthalmology services to patients from infancy through adolescence. Our board-certified and fellowship-trained pediatric ophthalmologists provide consultation, evaluation, non-surgical and surgical management for a wide range of ocular conditions. We are dedicated to maximizing every patient’s visual potential.

Conditions We Treat

  • Amblyopia (lazy eye)
  • Strabismus (ocular misalignment)
  • Motility disorders
  • Nystagmus
  • Cataracts
  • Glaucoma
  • Inherited eye diseases in children
  • Lacrimal disorders
  • Double vision
  • Ocular trauma
  • Eye conditions related to craniofacial syndromes, hematology/oncology illnesses and neurological/neurosurgery illnesses
  • Ocular/orbital hemangioma
  • Refractive error
  • Abnormal head position
  • Eye infections
  • Ocular allergies

Our child-friendly tests include:

  • Visual field testing to measure central and peripheral vision
  • Electrophysiology testing for retinal and optic nerve function
  • Pre-operative measurements for intraocular surgery and ultrasound
  • Visual acuity testing 


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