Pediatric and Squint Unit

The team in this service offers a full range of treatments for children’s eye conditions, at our dedicated children’s centre.

Our children’s service covers all major types of eye condition.  These include squints (strabismus) and lazy eye (ambloyopia), refractive errors, problems with the eye socket, tear glands and lids, anophthalmia and microphthalmia (for children born without eyes or with very small eyes), cataracts, external and corneal diseases, genetic conditions, glaucoma, retinal disorders, and inflammatory eye conditions (uveitis).

Our team includes consultant ophthalmologists (eye doctors) and paediatricians (children’s doctors), nurses, orthoptists and optometrists.

Up to the age of 16, children are cared for in our centers, This is a purpose-built facility connected to our main centers.