Eye Care


Advanced Care for Developing Eyes

At UTMB Health, we are committed to providing comprehensive eye care for every stage of life. Infants, children and adolescents have unique circumstances when it comes to eye issues – from common infections to rare and complicated congenital conditions.

Our Board-Certified physicians have received extensive training in pediatric ophthalmology. They are ready to care for our younger patients from newborn to adolescents.

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    Vision Care for Pediatric and Special Needs Patients

    February 11, 2021, 14:08 PM by Ashton Ehlers, OD, FAAQ
    A common saying is to “try to see the world through the eyes of a child.” Children have the amazing ability to show authenticity, vulnerability, laughter, tears, and adaptability in almost any situation. They also experience a great deal of development in both vision and cognitive skills from year to year.
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