Types of Strabismus

Esotropia (Crossed Eyes)

Accommodative Esotropia

Exotropia (Outward Drift)

Hypertropia (Vertical Drift)

Adult Strabismus

Complex Syndromes

Eye Muscle Surgery

Strabismus Surgery

Nystagmus Surgery

Other Topics

Amblyopia

Pediatric Cataracts

Tear Duct Obstruction

Retinopathy of Prematurity

Vision Screening,
Eye Exams & Glasses

Dyslexia & Learning Disorders

Global Outreach

 

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Categories

Adult strabismus generally falls into one of the following categories:

  • A childhood-onset strabismus that was never corrected.
  • A childhood-onset strabismus for which eye muscle surgery had been performed but a significant eye misalignment persists or has recurred.
  • Acquired strabismus arising from orbital or head trauma, stroke, brain tumor orbital inflammatory disease (e.g., thyroid eye disease) or prior ocular surgery.

Examples of Treatment

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