Conditions Treated

Caring for Complex Eye Problem in Kids

Scripps Clinic Pediatric Ophthalmology Program can provide care for a wide variety of pediatric vision and eye problems, ranging from common conditions like blocked tear ducts to rare disorders such as pediatric glaucoma, which requires sophisticated surgery. Clinical expertise includes:

  • Adult strabismus (crossed eyes)
  • Amblyopia therapy (weak or lazy eye)
  • Assessing vision in children with special needs
  • Blocked tear duct
  • Nystagmus (jiggling eyes)
  • Orbital dermoids (cysts around the eye)
  • Pediatric cataracts
  • Pediatric glaucoma
  • Pediatric ptosis (drooping eyelids)
  • Pediatric strabismus (crossed eyes)
  • Pediatric uveitis (an inflammatory eye disease)
  • Retinopathy of prematurity

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