UI Hospitals and Clinics

Strabismus (Misaligned Eye) Clinic

Our strabismus clinic helps manage eye muscle imbalances in children and adults, offering special eye measurement tests as well as treatment with glasses, prisms, patches and/or muscle exercises as required.

Strabismus is a vision problem in which both eyes do not look at the same point at the same time. Strabismus most often begins in early childhood. It is sometimes called crossed-eyes, walleye or squint.

Pediatric ophthalmologists often work in conjunction with orthoptists in the treatment of strabismus.

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