Taking your children to get regular eye exams is the best thing you can do to ensure they have healthy vision throughout their life.
Between homework, smartphones, computers, video games, television, and the myriad of other activities children are typically drawn to, children use their eyes intensely and often. Kids under the age of eight often spend two or more hours looking at a digital screen, while children ages 8-10 can spend as many as six hours per day looking at digital screens!
As many as 1 in 4 children have an undetected vision problem, and vision changes can occur without your child even noticing. Undetected vision problems can lead to many problems, learning difficulties among them. To give your child the best chance at academic success, ensure their long-term visual health by booking them a comprehensive pediatric eye exam.
At Doublevision Eye Care, we offer comprehensive pediatric eye exams for children of all ages. Our specialists will ensure your child is comfortable and feels minimum discomfort during their eye exam. The screenings at your child’s school or pediatrician’s office often miss diagnoses that could be detrimental to your child’s long-term vision.
According to the American Optometric Association, all children should:
To book a pediatric eye exam at Doublevision Eye Care of Columbus, GA, or to book a pediatric eye exam at Doublevision Eye Care of Valley, Alabama, contact us today.