Children's Eye Exams
Being a parent is no easy job, and we understand the importance you child’s health. If you suspect that your child has a problem with their vision, call us to schedule your child’s first eye exam. A child’s vision is extremely important because it can affect their learning ability, social life, and active playing.
According to sources, 5-10% of preschoolers and 25% of school-aged children have vision problems that are curable if fought off at a young age. How do you determine if your child needs an eye exam? Children should have their first eye exam between the ages of 3-5. Children above the age of 5 should have an eye exam before the beginning of every school year. Studies have shown that many children develop a lazy eye at a young age, which can be cured with treatment.
At Visions by Victoria Rose in Staten Island, NY, we provide comprehensive exams to test all facets of your child's vision. Exams will include a case history, vision testing, determining if eye glasses are necessary, and eye alignment. It is our goal to provide you with the highest quality care and most accurate results, which is why we use state of the art equipment. Our professionals will also provide tips to take care of your child’s eyesight.