Squint (Crossed Eyes) or Strabismus
Rushabh Eye Hospital is the leading eye hospital in India and it is very famous for squint treatment in india.
Affects approximately 4 out of every 100 children . It is a visual defect in which the two eyes point in different directions. One eye may turn either in, or out while the other eye aims straight ahead. Due to this condition, both eyes do not always aim simultaneously at the same object. This results in a partial or total loss of stereo vision and binocular depth perception. The eye turns may be visible at all times or may come and go. In some cases, the eye misalignments are not obvious to the untrained observer.
Most common types of Squint :
Esotropia, where the eye turns inward, is the most common type of squint in infants.
Exotropia, or an outward turning of the eye, is another common type of squint . This occurs most often when a child is focusing on distant objects.
squint treatment in india?
Treatment for squint aims to:
• Preserve vision;
• Straighten the eyes;
• Restore binocular (two-eyed) vision.
After a complete eye examination, an ophthalmologist can recommend appropriate treatment.
In some cases, eyeglasses can be prescribed for your child. Other treatments may involve surgery to correct the unbalanced eye.
SERVICES - EYE CARE FOR CHILDREN:
About 20 % of the normal population has some kind of refractory error. They require glasses for the same..when dignosed and treted early they can prvent amblyopia and crossed eye .Also proper glasses when worn will enable child to see the world clearly.
Signs of Vision Problems
Does your child:
hold objects very close to their eyes?
excessively rub their eyes, blink or squint after close visual work?
complain of headaches after reading?
become tired after reading?
have difficulty comprehending what they have read?
takes a long time finishing assignments?
complain of headaches or eyestrain?
have red or watery eyes (which could also be a sign of allergies).
perform below expected levels in school?
have a short attention span or difficulty staying on task?
have an eye that turns in or out?
have difficulty comprehending what he has read, or reads slowly?
complains of blurred vision with schoolwork or reading?
have difficulty copying from a textbook or chalkboard?
avoid reading? Or
goes very near to TV , while watching programmes.
Children's Eye Exam
We recommend that pre-school children receive a complete vision exam at the age five years or early if any problem is noticed.. It is particularly important that a child have a complete evaluation in the summer prior to entry into Kindergarten. While in school, yearly evaluations are recommended.
The other common problems in childhood are Lazy eye and Crossed eye .Early detection and appropriate therapy is vital.
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