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A child’s eyes are different. A parents may not realize their child has a vision or eye health issue until after it become serious. Feel confident that your child sees clearly with a pediatric eye exam. Even at as early as 6 months, Dr. Daniel Llewellyn can give you assurance your baby’s eyes are developing well. Before school, at ages 3 and 5 years, it is best to have their eyes checks for their future education success too.

1 in4 children vision learning

One in four children has a vision problem that affects learning — a vision problem that is often misinterpreted as disinterest, sleepiness, dyslexia or ADHD. Eyesight (the ability to receive input through the eye) is not the same as vision (the ability to understand what that input is). Recognizing this distinction has monumental implications. Even a child with 20/20 eyesight can have a vision issue at the core of their learning problem.

80 percent learning functional vision

To complicate matters, vision-related learning problems share the same symptoms as countless learning disability diagnoses, including:

  • Difficulty concentrating
  • Rereading or skipping lines of print
  • Letter reversals
  • Difficulty recognizing words
  • Short attention span
  • Poor reading comprehension
  • Poor handwriting
  • Slow completion of work
  • Loss of interest in reading

But thanks to RightEye’s Reading Assessment test, our doctors are able to expose vision and brain health in ways not possible from standard eye tests, gifting you with the opportunity to change your child’s life forever.

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