Pediatric optometry can present unique challenges for an optician. Will they understand how to care for their eyewear? Will their parents be able to effectively help them? Fortunately, as an eyecare professional, there is plenty you can do to ensure your younger patients and their parents have a pleasant experience, and walk away with the right lenses and the knowledge to properly care for their new spectacles.
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Trivex Lens Specialist Community Blog | Children's Vision
As part of a proper Schoolvision assessment, there are 8 tests necessary to complete the child’s eye examination. With thanks to Geraint Griffiths, the founder of the schoolvision technique, in the current series of blog posts we have been describing each test separately through series of questions and answers.
As an Optometrist, when do you personally feel a child is old enough to have an eye examination?