For your convenience, Ophthalmology at Texas Children’s Hospital provides care at multiple locations across the greater Houston area and in Austin. Whether you visit one of our three hospitals or have an appointment at a Specialty Care location, every member of our care teams are uniquely qualified to care for children and offer the same great service – just closer to home.
Peters’ anomaly is a condition that causes the cornea, the clear window in the front of the eye, to be opaque or cloudy rather than clear. This clouding of the cornea can block the development of vision.
A blocked tear duct is also known as nasolacrimal duct obstruction. It is a blockage of the eye’s natural tear drainage system. Tears can “back up” and overflow onto the cheek instead of draining through the tear duct in the eye.