Children's Vision 101

  • Would you like to understand the importance of a pediatric eye exam?
  • Would you like to know how to prevent your child’s myopia from worsening?
  • Do you know how to identify an eye infection or an eye emergency?
  • Understand the benefits and risks of contact lenses for children.


  1. Over 10 million children in the US have a vision problem.
  2. Myopia will affect over 45 million children in the US by 2050.
  3. New computerized tests make eye exams fun.
  4. Most children don’t complain of vision problems— they don’t even know they have them.