Ophthalmic evaluation for children with suspected visual impairment
Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP) screening and follow up
Clinic Set up:
The clinic is functioning on all Fridays from 9.00am -1.00pm except on public holidays. All children with squint, headache, eye discharge, scholastic backwardness, learning disability and other neuro-developmental disorders are assessed.
Vision evaluation for children
ROP evaluation is done in preterm, LBW babies using indirect ophthalmoscopy
For older children evaluation using the Snellen’s Chart and refraction test
Children in need of further evaluation are referred to RIO