The extent to which a child is at risk for the development of eye and vision problems determines the appropriate evaluation schedule. Children with ocular signs and symptoms require prompt examination. Additionally, the presence of certain risk factors may necessitate more frequent examinations, based our professional judgment.
At Luminance Vision Optometry, we follow the American Optometric Association's recommendation that children's eye examinations be performed as follows:
3 years old
before entering first grade
annually during the school years