Managing myopia in children involves extensive testing and understanding of the potential for progression. Recent literature emphasizes the importance of putting treatment options in place to help slow the progression of myopia.

Our comprehensive vision examinations will determine the best options for treatment. There are three basic categories of myopia management: spectacles, pharmaceuticals, and contact lenses.

SPECTACLES

PHARMACEUTICALS

SOFT CONTACT LENSES: Defocus the peripheral retina

  • Center distance multifocal soft lenses: Natural Vue, MiSight
  • Dual focus lenses and extended-depth-of-focus lenses

ORTHOKERATOLOGY: Change the axial length go the eye

COMBINATION THERAPIES: Using more than one of the above treatments.