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    Default Eye tests on babies

    Just wondering youngest they do them?

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    My dd had her eyes tested and got glasses before she turned 12 months.

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    And we know babies in glasses that are 6 months old...

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    Yes as per PP eyes can be tested from before corrected birth date for prems in NICU through paediatric ophthalmologist, so any age would be the answer, I believe.

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    My dd was referred to a Paediatric ophthalmologist at 2 months old. .. Finally saw them at 8 months old. Nice long waiting list at the hospital.

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    Dd2 saw an ophthalmologist twice while still in hospital and another two times before 4ish months.


 

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