When should my baby get an eye exam?

When should my baby get an eye exam?

When should my baby get an eye exam? As a mother there are a lot of things we must think of; in the chaos of firsts, let’s not forget the first eye exam.Newborns are not born with all their visual abilities. The teamwork between the eyes is developed as is the ability...
Breast Cancer Awareness…and the EYES?!

Breast Cancer Awareness…and the EYES?!

Breast Cancer Awareness…and the EYES?! As many individuals are “making strides” this month to raise awareness  and research dollars for breast cancer, I thought it appropriate to talkabout eyes.You, however, are probably confused. What do breasts have to do with...
Breast Cancer Awareness…and the EYES?!

You better watch out…Christmas Trauma

You better watch out…Christmas Trauma While decorating for Christmas, I was reminded of a patient I saw a few years ago. This particular girl had had a traumatic accident in which a cast iron stocking hook had penetrated her eye when she was 13 months old.  She...