When 2 year old Master M presented to our rooms over 6 months ago, he was tired, angry frustrated and his speech was poorly developed. He had poor eye contact and his parents biggest concern was that day care was always pulling them up and telling them about his hyperactive, and uncontrollable behaviour. Mast M, was found to be long sighted and had unequal vision. His first eye test was hard,... READ MORE
When we first met Miss C, she was only booked in for a routine eye examination simply because her brother was having an eye test. No one suspected that she might have an eye problem. Much to both mum’s, mine and Miss C’s surprise, her right eye was totally blurred. She could not see even the big E. This can be called a lazy eye. Also known as amblyopia. There was such a difference... READ MORE
How many babies do you see with the most amazing large eyes in their tiny heads. We all get excited about it and tend to associate this feature with beauty. What many people don’t realise is that having large eyes can be an indication of glaucoma, a condition that can lead to glaucoma. One in 10,000 babies are born with glaucoma and fortunately 90% of these are detected before they... READ MORE
Children are no different to adults when it comes to their eyes and vision. Glaucoma, Cataracts, Macular dystrophy can also occur in little people including babies. Fun facts about your child’s vision and eye health. Annual eye exams for children should be as important as visits to the doctor, paediatrician and dentist. Comprehensive eye examination can detect early eye disease... READ MORE
Welcome to Kiddies Eye Care, the family eye care specialists. From infants to school kids all the way to teenagers and university students, we are dedicated to ensuring the best ocular health for you and your family.