The Division of Pediatric Ophthalmology, as part of the UPMC Eye Center, provides examination, diagnosis, and medical and surgical treatment of ocular, eye movement, and vision system disorders in neonates, infants, and children.
Conditions for which patients are often referred include:
The Division of Pediatric Ophthalmology provides various eye testing and examination services, including:
Depending on your child's insurance, a referral may be required from a primary care physician or other Chldren's Hospital specialty service. Referrals for patients enrolled in managed care insurance plans also may require authorization from the insurance provider and primary care physician. All necessary referral and authorization forms must be received before the hospital visit. For accurate provider numbers or more information, please call the office number listed.
For more information, please visit the UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh website.