Pediatric Ophthalmology and Squint Unit

The Pediatric Ophthalmology and Squint Unit at Mediclinic City Hospital, Dubai specially provides services to our pediatric patients. Our experienced and highly qualified specialists are fully-equipped to deal with all childhood eye diseases and squint cases taking into consideration the special skills and techniques needed to treat this group of patients.

Diagnostic Services

  • Evaluation of refractive errors in children
  • Orthoptic workup (evaluation of squint)
  • Hess screen charting
  • Electrodiagnostic testing

Treatment Modalities

  • Treatment of Amblyopia (lazy eye)
  • Squint Correction Surgery
  • Lid Surgery for Ptosis (Drooping eyelids) and others
    • Blepharoplasty
    • Orbit Fractures, etc.
  • Paediatric Cataracts
  • Lid Surgery
  • Orthokeratology