Is Your Child Struggling with Short-Sightedness?
Myopia management can help lower the risk of eye disease later in life.
Why is Myopia Management Important?
Myopia significantly increases the risk of developing sight-threatening eye diseases such as cataracts, glaucoma, retinal detachment, and macular degeneration.
The higher your child’s myopia, the greater the risk. Eyeglasses and standard contact lenses can correct vision, but they do not treat the underlying cause of myopia or slow its progression.
What is Myopia Management?
At Fox Chase Family Eye Care, Dr. Uri Schechter specializes in myopia treatment to slow progression of nearsightedness using a variety of methods.
Depending on your child's specific needs, we can prescribe management options that help your child maintain better vision for longer.
Why standard glasses and contact lenses may not be the only option?
What Parents Are Saying About Myopia Management
Absolutely love this place. Everyone here is incredibly friendly and helpful. I feel that this was one of the more thorough check ups I've had at an eye doctor. The entire place is exceptionally clean and feels welcoming.
Myopia increases the risk of serious eye diseases
Worried About Your Child's Eye Health?
If you're concerned about your child's long-term vision and eye health, call us today to schedule an appointment with Dr. Uri Schechter.
Our team can help you understand more about your child's nearsightedness and determine whether myopia management is the right treatment.
Take our online myopia assessment to find out whether your child could benefit from this life-changing treatment. At Fox Chase Family Eye Care, we are dedicated to providing the best care for your child's vision and eye health.
Contact us today to schedule your appointment.