Pediatrics

Kids and Screens: Debating the Dangers

While blue light isn’t inherently detrimental to the eye, unmanaged device use may hinder children in other ways.
01/15/2021

Myopia Control: Decisions and Discussions

Follow along with a hypothetical case to learn how to better navigate the options with patients and parents.
01/15/2020

New Thinking on Binocular Vision Problems

The latest research clarifies how optometrists can treat these patients most effectively.
01/15/2020

Managing Vision Disorders in Children

These tips can help you avoid misdiagnosis and maintain their eyesight.
07/15/2019

Master Pediatric Spectacle Wear Challenges

Uncooperative kids, anxious parents and unusual clinical challenges raise the stakes. Here’s how to succeed.
09/15/2018

Testing Children for Accommodative and Convergence Disorders

To obtain accurate test results for pediatric patients, consider these clinical strategies.
10/15/2017

Managing Amblyopia: Can Vision Therapy Cut It?

New technologies are making this once-controversial treatment option more viable.
10/15/2017

Discern Optic Nerve Head Drusen from True Papilledema

Evaluating a pediatric patient’s optic nerve presents particular challenges. Consider these non-invasive techniques and know what you’re looking for.
12/15/2015

ACA Children’s Vision Health Benefit: Boom or Bust?

The Affordable Care Act’s pediatric essential health benefit has opened the door to comprehensive eye care for millions of children—but will it make a difference in the office?
12/15/2015

Systemic Management of Pediatric Ocular Disease: Small Patients, Big Decisions

A little pharmacology expertise can go a long way in treating kids using oral medications.
12/15/2015

Upcoming Events

October 21, 2021

Understanding Diabetic Retinopathy and Diabetic Macular Edema
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: A. Paul Chous, OD, FAAO and Nathan C. Steinle, MD
10:00–11:00pm EST

Sponsored by Regeneron

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October 28, 2021

Early Identification and Timely Referral
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: Steven Ferrucci, OD, FAAO, and Dilsher S. Dhoot, MD
9:00–10:00pm EST

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November 4, 2021

Early Detection, Monitoring and Timely Referral
Location: Davio's Northern Italian Steakhouse
Speakers: Jeffry Gerson, OD, FAAO and Blake Cooper, MD, MPH, FACS
Dinner/Presentation 7:00–8:00pm EST

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