Pediatric Patient

Plication as a Muscle-Strengthening Procedure Surgery

This procedure can yield good results if you know how and when to use it, these surgeons say.


Myopia: Causes and Treatments

Due to the increasing prevalence of myopia across the globe, researchers and clinicians are searching for better therapies.

How to Manage Craniosynostosis

Ophthalmic concerns and a multidisciplinary approach to Crouzon, Apert and Pfeiffer Syndromes.

How to Manage Pediatric Optic Neuritis

Though optic neuritis more commonly occurs in adult patients, it pays to be prepared for it in pediatric patients, as well.

Pearls In Pediatric Ocular Oncology

A brief review of diagnosis and treatment for these potentially life-threatening disorders.

How to Manage Pediatric Herpes Keratitis

Learn what makes cases of pediatric herpes keratitis unique—and use this knowledge to treat them appropriately.

Pediatric Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension

Many ophthalmologists are well-versed in IIH in adults, but pediatric IIH is a different animal.

What’s New in Pediatric Corneal Transplants

A review of the advantages and disadvantages of our current options for corneal transplantation in children.

Sixth Cranial Nerve Dysfunction in Children

The significance of sixth cranial nerve dysfunction, and how to catch it in time for management to be successful.

How to Manage Juvenile Open-angle Glaucoma

Early diagnosis and aggressive treatment are paramount, since these patients are often initially asymptomatic.