Your child should be checked for vision problems by an ophthalmologist, optometrist, pediatrician, or other trained specialist:
St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children’s ophthalmologists care for children with routine and complex eye disorders, evaluating and treating vision problems and vision-related learning and reading difficulties. Areas of special expertise include:
An active trauma service is available 24 hours a day to handle ocular emergencies and consultations from the emergency department. Consultations and requests for second opinions are welcome.
St. Christopher's Hospital for Children in Philadelphia has highly qualified experts who are specially trained to work with the individual and unique needs of infants and pediatric patients. Our team is led by Robert Spector, MD, Chief of Ophthalmology. To view a list of our specialists, click here.