Pediatric waiting room

At the Moran Eye Center we not only offer complete eye exams for children, but we also diagnose and treat complex eye disorders in children through medical treatment plans and surgical options. We are leaders in our field and in the Mountain West treating pediatric eye conditions.

Services

Child with glasses

  • Adjusted suture surgery for most adults and 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)
  • Eye disease
  • Eye infections (conjunctivitis)
  • Eyelid (ptosis) and orbital disorders
  • Lacrimal disorders
  • Lazy eye (amblyopia)
  • Ocular tumors
  • Pediatric cataracts
  • Pediatric glaucoma
  • Pediatric retina
  • Pre-operative prism adaptation
  • Retinopathy of prematurity
  • Strabismus in children and adults

David C. Dries, MD

Patient Rating:

4.7

4.7 out of 5

David Dries, MD, specializes in pediatric eye diseases and in adults with double vision and eye misalignments. He practices at the Moran Eye Center at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. Illnesses in children include tear duct obstruction, retinoblastoma (eye cancer), cataract, glaucoma, amblyopia (lazy eye), and eye misalignments such as cro... Read More

Specialties:

Adult Strabismus, Ophthalmology, Pediatric

Locations:

Farmington Health Center 801-213-3200
Moran Eye Center - Station Park 801-213-3405
Primary Children's Hospital
Pediatric Ophthalmology
801-581-2352

Robert O. Hoffman, MD

Patient Rating:

4.5

4.5 out of 5

Robert O. Hoffman is Chief of the Division of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Eye Muscle Disorders. Dr. Hoffman has special interests in retinopathy of prematurity, ocular problems associated with genetics, craniofacial disorders, cataracts in infants and children and complicated strabismus.... Read More

Specialties:

Adult Strabismus, Ophthalmology, Pediatric

Locations:

Primary Children's Hospital
Pediatric Ophthalmology
801-581-2352

Griffin J. Jardine, MD

Patient Rating:

4.7

4.7 out of 5

Griffin Jardine, MD, specializes in pediatric eye diseases as well as adult strabismus. He offers medical and surgical care in these fields with a special emphasis in the treatment of amblyopia, strabismus, pediatric glaucoma, anterior segment disorders, pediatric cataracts, retinopathy of prematurity and nasolacrimal duct obstruction.... Read More

Specialties:

Adult Strabismus, Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology, Pediatric, Pediatric Strabismus

Locations:

Farmington Health Center 801-213-3200
PCH Outpatient Services at Riverton
Primary Children's Hospital
Pediatric Ophthalmology

Douglas P. Marx, MD

Douglas P. Marx, MD, specializes in oculoplastic and reconstructive surgery and has extensive experience in pediatric oculoplastics related to cancer and other eye socket and eyelid abnormalities. He has a particular interest in orbital tumors, eyelid and orbital reconstruction, and congenital defects. Dr. Marx practices at the John A. Moran Eye Ce... Read More

Specialties:

Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Oculoplastic & Facial Plastic Surgery, Ophthalmology, Pediatric

Locations:

John A. Moran Eye Center 801-581-2352
Primary Children's Hospital 801-581-2352
Redwood Health Center 801-213-8841
South Jordan Health Center 801-213-4500

Leah A. Owen, MD, PhD

Patient Rating:

4.8

4.8 out of 5

Leah Owen, MD, PhD, specializes in the medical and surgical treatment of pediatric eye disease at the John A. Moran Eye Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City. Her clinical expertise includes management of strabismus, cataract, nasolacrimal duct obstruction, amblyopia, and retinopathy of prematurity. She also specializes in the surgical treat... Read More

Specialties:

Adult Strabismus, Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology, Pediatric, Pediatric Strabismus

Locations:

PCH Outpatient Services at Riverton
Farmington Health Center 165 N. University Ave.
Farmington, UT 84025
Map
801-213-3405
Primary Children's Hospital 100 N Mario Capecchi Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
801-662-1000
Primary Children's Outpatient Services at Riverton 3741 West 12600 South
Riverton, UT 84065
801-581-2352