services and programs
Dayton Children’s department of ophthalmology provides medical eye examinations and more in-depth testing for complex diagnoses. We focus on the development of the visual system and the various diseases that disrupt visual development in children.
Dayton Children’s Hospital provides ophthalmology consults for inpatient services as well as outpatient appointments.
Outpatient surgery services are available when needed.
Our optical shop is open Monday-Friday from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, no appointment needed. Our trained pediatric optician will make sure your child has the best fit for their vision. We offer the largest selection of pediatric specialty glasses in the area. We have a selection of frames to accommodate teens, tweens, and adults as well. Over 300 frames in all and even make some glasses within one hour!
Dayton Children’s provides clinical consultations to the emergency department as well as immediate access to pediatric ophthalmic care for emergent / urgent problems. Our ophthalmology providers offer 24-hour call coverage.