Awarded Gold Medal for exemplery
work done in Opthalmology by
Intracular Implant and Refractive Society of India.


Post P.G. Fellowship for Advanced
Cataract Surgery from St. Martin Hospital,
Koblenz, Germany.


Fellowship training in
Squint and Pediatric
Ophthalmology at R.P.
Centerfor Ophthalmic Sciences
AIIMS, New Delhi.


Consultant Eye Surgeon at
World's Renowned , Asia's Largest
Eye Hospital at Sitapur [U.P.].
                                 

                      


                    



 

 
 


                                                                                                
ABOUT SQUINT AND PAEDIATRIC >>


"Squint is a condition in which the eyes are not properly aligned with each other. ."


WHAT SHOULD YOU LOOK FOR IN YOUR CHILD .

Take a good look at your child while he/she is playing on watching a book/TV and note if any of the following are present.


Squeezing his/her eyes while looking at book/TV/Toys.
Tilting the head while talking, walking/ playing.
Going to close to the book or TV.
Recurrent eye pains, headaches.
Avoids reading, coloring most of the time.
Has bad handwriting at school.
Eyes turning inwards/outwards.
Difficulty in seeing in sunlight, bright light on the evening.
Itching, watering.

If any of the above are present then you should suspect the child to have a possibility of eye problem. The problem could be either glasses or squinting of the eyes. these are easily treated and a proper screening of the child having any of the above complaints is needed to rule out any other causes as well.

SHOULD ALL CHILDREN SHOULD BE SCREENED
All children should be seen by an eye doctor for the first time at 3-4 years of age .however if any of the following are present then the child should be brought to the eye doctor at the earliest:

One on both parents wearing glasses
History of consanguity (marriage among cousins) in family
Premature delivery
Birth weight less than 1.5 kg.
History of any congenital defects like heart, kidney etc.
History of febrile fits or any convulsion.
History of admission in the ICU- incubation/ ventilation given to child.
Behavioural disorders or any developmental delay in the child.
History of color blindness and retinal disease in family.


WHY SHOULD AN EYE DOCTOR SEE A CHILD
Early detection of eye sight problem gives rise to better vision development.
Good vision correction causes good performance at school and home.
Squinting of eye if diagnosed early can be treated with exercises and glasses in some cases.
It is possible to give the child good binocular (coordinated) development of eyes.
Other behaviouaral, social problems if present in the child will also benefit in their treatment.

 

 

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