Treehouse Eyes Myopia Blog

Comeback frequently to our blog to see the latest case studies, patient stories, research and new treatments available for childhood myopia

Has COVID-19 Impacted Your Child’s Eyes?

February 2, 2021

Is your child squinting more than usual? Is she or he having difficulty reading or seeing distant objects, even if…

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Are Myopia Management Contact Lenses Safe for Children?

January 19, 2021

We meet dozens of parents and children every day who come in for eye exams, myopia treatments, and other services.…

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Treehouse Eyes partners with KABOOM!

December 28, 2020

Treehouse Eyes is excited to announce a new partnership with KABOOM! – a national nonprofit that works to achieve playspace…

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5 Ways to Get Your Kids Outdoors This Winter and Save Their Vision

December 4, 2020

Just because the weather is cooling down, it doesn’t mean that your kids should be kept indoors all winter long.…

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Myopia and Children: How to Slow an Epidemic

September 29, 2020

As a pediatric ophthalmologist, I see and treat children every day. From serious injuries that require surgery to more common…

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Take it outside: A case for outdoor classrooms to address COVID-19 and the myopia epidemic

September 21, 2020

I was honored recently to share my opinion on virtual learning and eye health with Education Dive, a leading news…

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New Study Confirms the Effectiveness of Special Contact Lenses for Pediatric Myopia Management

September 14, 2020

A recent NIH-funded study shows that the use of multifocal contact lenses in myopic children can significantly slow down myopia…

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The Myopia Epidemic – What it is, Why it Matters, and What Moms (and Dads, and Kids and Doctors) Can Do About it

September 14, 2020

Dr. Thomas Aller, OD, FBCLA The Myopia Epidemic Myopia is an eye disease with the symptom of blurred distance vision.…

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It’s time to treat Myopia

September 9, 2020

Please read our summary of the recent mention of Treehouse Eyes in The Wall Street Journal.   In ten years,…

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Can Myopia be Cured?

September 8, 2020

As an eye doctor specializing in treating myopia in children, I am excited that so many parents are becoming better…

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