Pediatric Ophthalmology

Overview

Bringing the services of the Moran Eye Center to Orem, our ophthalmologists conduct eye exams for children as well as diagnose and treat eye disorders and conditions. Specialists also closely work with patients who have more complex disorders to develop individualized treatment plans and explore surgical options.

Conditions we treat:

  • Eye disease
  • Eye infections (conjunctivitis)
  • Eyelid (ptosis) and orbital disorders
  • Lacrimal disorders
  • Lazy eye (amblyopia)
  • Ocular tumors
  • Pediatric cataracts
  • Pediatric glaucoma
  • Pre-operative prism adaptation
  • Retinopathy of prematurity
  • Strabismus

Services offered:

  • Adjustable suture surgery for selected children
  • Blocked tear ducts
  • Botulinum toxin injection
  • Complicated strabismus including re-operation, cranial nerve palsy and thyroid
  • Congenital malformations
  • Corneal or retinal disease
  • Developmental and genetic eye disorders
  • Electrophysiologic testing (ERG, EOG, VEP, saccadic velocity)

Related Specialists

Marielle P. Young, M.D.

Marielle Young provides medical and surgical care for children with eye disease as well as adults and children with strabismus. Her clinical expertise includes the evaluation and treatment of amblyopia, strabismus, infantile and developmental cataracts, and nasolacrimal duct obstruction.
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Specialties:

Adult Strabismus, Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology, Pediatric, Pediatric Strabismus

Locations:

PCH Outpatient Services at Riverton (801) 581-2352
Parkway Health Center (801) 234-8585