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.



Services Offered:

         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