Holtz Children’s Hospital works in association with pediatric ophthalmologists at the University of Miami’s world-renowned Bascom Palmer Eye Institute. All types of eye diseases and disorders in infants, children and adolescents. In fact, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute is one of only a few centers that give special attention to the diverse ophthalmic needs of children from infancy through adolescence.

Services include diagnosis and treatment for the following childhood disorders:

  • Amblyopia (lazy eye)
  • Strabismus (misaligned eyes)

In addition, they provide cutting edge treatment for blinding and visually impairing diseases such as:

  • Congenital Cataracts
  • Congenital Glaucoma
  • Detached Retinas
  • Hereditary Disorders
  • Ocular Infections
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity
  • Tumors