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Get Your Kids’ Eye Exams Before the Back-to-School Rush

little girl at an eye exam 640x350Hey there, parents! As the summer days wind down and the back-to-school season approaches, it's time to think about all the necessary preparations for your kids. While you're busy buying school supplies and new clothes, don't forget to prioritize your child's eye health.

Undiagnosed visual problems can have a significant impact on your child's academic performance, sports activities, and even behavior. In this blog, we'll discuss how a comprehensive eye exam can help your child and why it's essential to schedule one before the back-to-school rush.

  1. Academic Performance: Undiagnosed vision problems can affect your child's academic performance. When children struggle to see clearly, they may have difficulty reading, writing, or focusing on their schoolwork. This can lead to poor grades and a lack of confidence in the classroom.

A comprehensive eye exam can detect common visual issues like nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism. By addressing these conditions early on with glasses or contact lenses, your child can have strong vision, enabling them to fully engage in their studies and reach their academic potential.

  1. Sports Performance: If your child participates in sports or physical activities, good vision is crucial for their performance and safety. Undiagnosed vision problems can hinder their hand-eye coordination, depth perception, and overall athletic abilities. A comprehensive eye exam can identify any vision issues that may impede their sports performance. Whether it's poor visual acuity or problems with tracking moving objects, addressing these issues can significantly improve your child's athletic skills and boost their confidence on the field or court.
  1. Behavioral Issues: Sometimes, undiagnosed vision problems can manifest as behavioral issues in children. Vision difficulties can cause eye strain, headaches, and fatigue, leading to irritability, inattentiveness, and poor concentration. If your child is experiencing these behavioral challenges, it's essential to rule out any underlying visual problems through a comprehensive eye exam. By addressing their vision needs, you can help alleviate their discomfort, improve their focus, and enhance their overall behavior and well-being.

Book Your Child’s Back-To-School Eye Exam at Premier Eye Associates

As you gear up for the back-to-school rush, don't forget the importance of your child's eye health. By scheduling a comprehensive eye exam for your child, you can identify and address any potential vision problems early on. This will allow them to see clearly, excel in their studies, perform better in sports, and enjoy an overall improved quality of life. So, make your child's eye health a priority this back-to-school season and set them up for success!

Call Premier Eye Associates to schedule their appointment today and start the school year off on the right foot.


Exciting News! Premier Eye Associates is thrilled to announce the opening of our new location in Medford, NJ as Medford Eyewear Center will be joining our family!
Additionally, we’ll be merging Wasser and Edelstein Eye Care in Maple Shade into our Marlton practice location.
We are welcoming three exceptional new doctors, Anthony Starr, OD; Gary Edelstein, OD; and Vicki Wasser, OD, to our team as well!