Paediatric Dr/Orthoptist linked clinic: 01695 656294
Orthoptic department – Ormskirk: 01695 656690
Orthoptic department – Southport: 01704 705213
Dr Lesley Kaye
Associate Specialist in Ophthalmology- Paediatric lead.
Head of Orthoptics & Optometry
Experts in the assessment, diagnosis & treatment of a variety of eye problems and eye movement disorders from birth onwards e.g. vision testing, lazy eye, squint, focusing difficulties, double vision and glasses wear.
Assessment of how the eyes work together as a pair (binocular function). Treatment plans e.g. glasses, patching, exercises and possible surgical intervention.
Assessment of vision problems in children with additional needs
Specific learning difficulties with reading – visual processing assessment and advice clinics
Paediatric eye injury, infection, inflammation.
Joint paediatric Orthoptist & Ophthalmologist clinics and appointments offered Monday to Wednesday at ODGH Paediatric out-patient department. Early evening clinics offered on Monday & Tuesdays.
Orthoptic follow up clinics are held at Southport and Ormskirk hospitals, and some health centres in north Sefton and west Lancashire
Optometry follow up appointments are available at both hospitals.
Optician (via GP)
School nurse/Health visitor
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