Pediatric Ophthalmology

From routine eye exams to highly complex conditions, Pediatrix ophthalmologists provide specialized, compassionate, dedicated care for young patients.

Our pediatric ophthalmologists are highly educated and trained, able to effectively diagnose and treat infants, children and adolescents with various eye- and vision-related conditions. With compassion and dedication, our specialists work to detect eye and vision problems as early as possible to ensure good patient outcomes. Working with other specialists, primary care physicians and family members, our pediatric ophthalmologists develop specialized treatment plans for each child’s unique needs.

Early detection, diagnosis and treatment of eye conditions in children are vital to patient outcomes. Our pediatric ophthalmologists recommend conducting eye exams on children from a young age.

Ophthalmology Conditions We Treat Include:

  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP) 
  • Blocked tear ducts 
  • Pediatric cataracts 
  • Amblyopia 
  • Ptosis (drooping eyelids) 
  • Strabismus (crossed or wandering eyes)

Ophthalmology Program Benefits

Our pediatric ophthalmologists are compassionate, dedicated and knowledgeable, providing early detection, diagnoses and treatment plans to address each child’s unique needs.

Following are some of the many benefits of care from Pediatrix:

Collaboration Among Care Providers

Our specialists will partner with you and your other providers to ensure your child receives coordinated, personalized care. 

High-Quality Care

Each patient's treatment will be based on the best available research and latest advancements, leading to positive outcomes.

Dedicated Clinicians

With Pediatrix, your provider enjoys a supportive, innovation-minded culture and opportunities for personal and professional advancement.


Our highly qualified providers are specially focused on the care of children and continuously seek improvements in their field.

A Strong Referral Network

Our national network enables your child to receive care close to home and gives you access to guidance when needed.

An Employer of Choice

We attract and retain the most sought-after providers, which means consistent, quality care and service for your child.

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