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The Pediatric Eye Center

Maimonides Children’s HospitalProviding ophthalmology care to the youngest members of our community, the Pediatric Eye Center utilizes the most advanced equipment to manage your child’s vision and diagnose even the most complex pediatric eye disorders. Our skilled group of pediatric physicians and staff provide expert evaluation and eye care for infants, children, and teens in an environment created just for them.

Conditions we treat

  • Amblyopia (also known as lazy eye)
  • Cataracts
  • Congenital vision problems
  • Cornea problems, such as dry eyes and corneal transplants
  • Diabetic eye disease (also known as diabetic retinopathy)
  • Eyelid and orbital problems
  • Glaucoma
  • Macular degeneration
  • Neuro-ophthalmological problems
  • Retinal tears or detachment
  • Strabismus (also known as crossed eyes)
  • Traumatic eye injuries

Services we offer

  • Brooklyn vision screening programs for children and adults
  • Contact lens fitting
  • Cosmetic and reconstructive eyelid surgery
  • Laser vision correction and surgery
  • Primary eye care
  • Wide selection of eyeglass frames and lenses
  • Wide selection of low-vision devices for patients who are visually disabled

Opthamologist examining pediatric patient