Undetected conditions like large amounts of hyperopia, myopia, or astigmatism can lead to amblyopia, the leading cause of childhood blindness and easily treated by a visit to a pediatric optometrist in Reno NV. Eye turns (strabismus) can also be detected and treated with vision therapy or surgery to ensure your child develops proper depth perception.
Unfortunately, many pediatricians are ill equipped to properly examine your child’s vision, relying on screening devices that often are not accurate. At Visionary Eye Center, we recommend exams by our skilled Reno NV pediatric optometrist using special techniques designed specifically for children using the proper examination equipment for their age.
We recommend examinations at the following times: