Asked by Anonymous at 5:47 PM on Apr. 21, 2009 in Toddlers (1-2)
My daughter went to a pediatric opthamologist when she was about 8-9 months old. One of her pupils is larger than the other.
But, I think i really depends on your pediatricians opinion and the severity of the problem. Usually it requires a referral (at least in my experience). If you want just a general look-see to see if everything is okay... your pediatrician should have been doing that for you every visit thus far.
Answer by QueenieSue at 5:52 PM on Apr. 21, 2009
Answer by LolosMom at 5:57 PM on Apr. 21, 2009
I went with my son as an infant, but he had a chance at being born legally blind due to a hereditary trait that luckily he did not get, however I waited to take my girls until they were 4 yrs old when they were reading and writing very good. I have one with reading glasses, and one with prescription glasses, I also have a child with a pupil that is larger than the other but it turned out to be benign.
Answer by Knightquester at 5:59 PM on Apr. 21, 2009
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Answer by rkoloms at 6:18 PM on Apr. 21, 2009
My youngest got glasses at 19 months. We started noticing his eyes turning in at 17 months but it took 2 months to get an appointment. My oldest just turned 4 and he has not been yet so we need to get an appointment set up just in case because both my husband and I wear glasses and now the baby so it's time. Butter to be safe then sorry.
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