We all use our peepers every day. We rely on them to help us navigate the world. But, how well do you really know your eyes? Read this week’s article about some interesting facts and some things everyone should know about their eyes, but probably don’t. We hope you enjoy it and gain some useful eye knowledge!
As soon as a baby is born, visual stimulation begins. A baby’s surroundings provide constant information to them even before they are able to do much else like talk, walk, or sit upright. At birth, a baby’s eyes will still need to develop further to fully function as intended. How so? Read this week’s article all about baby eye development milestones. Read more
Why Does My Child Need An Eye Exam? Hey if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it, right? Wrong. At least when it comes to your eyes. And it’s especially true when it comes to your child’s eyes. Read this week’s article and learn why your child needs to have their eyes regularly examined.
It’s almost that time again; back to school! Parents are rushing to get school supplies, clothes, sports registrations, and so much more. But what about your children’s eyesight? Are they seeing clearly? 80% of what we learn is achieved visually. So seeing clearly is vital for young growing minds. Without it, your child could be suffering more than just in their grades.
Parents are busy bees, and many miss obvious signs their child is having trouble seeing. Dr. Sharma stresses the importance of regular eye exam check-ups for everyone, but especially for children. It can affect more than their vision. Young minds can feel excluded or embarrassed because they can’t see clearly. It can also affect their ability to learn. Unfortunately, many children with vision issues think their vision is normal, because they just don’t know any better. It’s up to parents to ensure their children’s eyes are healthy and happy! Read this week’s article on 8 signs that your child is having trouble seeing, and know what to look for in your children! Read more
Increased rates of nearsightedness or myopia are appearing in young children. Why? It’s due to the amount of time our little ones are spending in front of a screen. Read more
Regular eye exams are essential in maintaining proper eye health, allowing you to see the world with your full potential. Even though eyes are the most fundamental sensory organs in the human body, patients everywhere often overlook regular eye exams. Read this week’s article to learn all about why you shouldn’t skip a regular eye exam. A hint – it could potentially save your sight! Read more
Parents often ask Dr. Sharma when their child should have their first eye exam. Many serious eye conditions do not have symptoms. Some only become obvious when the condition is too far advanced, making it difficult to treat. So it is extremely important that all children get regular eye exams.