90% Of Blindness Is Preventable
Even if your vision is clear a routine examination can detect early sign of serious disease and help your eye doctor to prevent serious vision loss.
AT BIRTH : Congenital Diseases Like Mall Development Of Eyes Specially In Pre Mature And Low Birth Weight Baby Can Have Very Serious Disease Of The Retina Called RETINOPATHY OF PREMATURITY(R.O.P.) For Which Detailed Dilated Retinal Examination Within One Month Of Birth Can Help In Starting Early Treatment To Prevent Permanent Blindness.
Infants : Most Of Infants Should Start Fixing And Following Light At 3-6 Month If Parents Find That Gaze Is Wondering ,Eye Seems To Be Extra Large, Extra Small Size Or It Has A White Reflex In The Pupililary Area Or Deviated (Squinted) Eye Then Urgent Consultation Should Be Sought.