“Eye defects can cause serious learning and social difficulties during the early stages of childhood”
- Kindergarten Teacher. Children with eye defects are unlikely to participate in physical activities, and may also show little interest in activities connected with arts and crafts at school.
“We want the best support for the healthy eyes of our children”- Parents
Diagnoses of the eye defect amblyopia is often a surprise to parents, especially when they find out during their attendance at primary school, however the probability of treatment now is very low.
“Early diagnosis are the basis for successful treatments” – Ophthalmologist
If an eye defect is detected at an advanced stage of development, then successful treatments can be more difficult. The successful treatment of an eye defect is enhanced if diagnosed at an early stage.