Pediatric Ophthalmology

Lehigh Valley Health Network’s team of ophthalmology experts offer comprehensive care to children who are affected by a wide range of eye disorders and concerns. Infants and children with special eye care needs are cared for by a pediatric ophthalmologist at Lehigh Valley Reilly Children’s Hospital.

Get exceptional eye care from pediatric eye doctors you can trust. From routine eye examinations to complex surgical care, LVHN’s ophthalmology specialists can handle all of your family’s eye care needs.

Our eye specialists use advanced testing and their deep expertise to care for children with eye and vision problems.

These services are affiliated with Lehigh Valley Reilly Children's Hospital – the region’s only institutional member of the Children’s Hospital Association (CHA).

Get comprehensive pediatric ophthalmology care at LVHN

When you choose LVHN for your child’s eye care, you can expect:

Full range of eye care services

We diagnose and treat a vast array of ocular conditions – from pink eye to cataracts – in young children to adolescents. We provide routine eye exams and on-site glasses and contact lenses. From laser vision correction to emergency surgery for retinal detachments and corneal transplant surgery, our ophthalmologists are skilled in performing the latest surgical procedures on children.

Advanced technologies and therapies

Our practices use the latest technologies and diagnostic equipment, helping us pinpoint the cause of your child’s symptoms. Our doctors follow research-based practices, offering you the most effective treatments for your circumstances.

Child-focused surgery centers

If your child needs surgery, they can receive exceptional care, close to home at Lehigh Valley Reilly Children’s Hospital or our outpatient J.B. and Kathleen Reilly Children’s Surgery Center. LVHN’s care teams have performed more than 20,000 pediatric surgeries over the past decade. This experience results in more precise medicine, a goal we have for every child in our care.


Meet us at the location that best suits your schedule. We deliver comprehensive eye care services at practices in Allentown and Easton.

Pediatric eye care services

At LVHN, we offer specialized eye care services for children, including:

  • Routine eye exams, including evaluation for glasses and contact lenses
  • Treatment of common eye conditions, such as pink eye (conjunctivitis), keratitis and uveitis
  • Urgent care needs, such as foreign body removal and management
  • Care for complex cases, such as cataracts, strabismus (crossed eyes) and amblyopia (lazy eye)

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