google_counter
background_img

Samitivej Hospital Bangkok

location_on Bangkok, Thailand
9.6/10 from 23 Votes

Department of Pediatric Ophthalmology ( 302968)

Pokpong Chantarasomboon

Dr.

Pokpong Chantarasomboon

Specialized in: pediatric ophthalmology

The Department of Pediatric Ophthalmology at the Samitivej International Children’s Hospital in Bangkok under the lead of Dr. Pokpong Chantarasomboon provides the most effective diagnosis and treatment of eye diseases in children, as well as other related services. Particular focus is placed on treatment of far and near-sightedness in children. In addition, general eye examinations, visual acuity tests and retinal exams administered by specialized pediatric ophthalmologists who have experience in the detection and management of eye diseases in children.

Main treatment areas of the Department of Pediatric Ophthalmology at the Samitivej International Children’s Hospital in Bangkok:

  • General eye exams
  • Eye exams for premature newborns
  • Visual acuity tests for eyeglass fitting
  • Squint and lazy eye treatments

The Department of Pediatric Ophthalmology at the Samitivej International Children’s Hospital in Bangkok has at its disposal well-equipped technologies and tools, including:

  • Auto Refractor, Auto Chart Projector
  • Indirect Ophthalmoscopy, Ocular Aspherical Lenses
  • Slit Lamp
  • Applanation Tonometer
  • Keratometer
  • A-scan Ultrasonometer
  • Color blindness testing device
  • Lensometer
  • Retinoscopy (to determine refractive error in children)
  • Fundus camera (to capture the images of the retina after injecting a dye into a vein, so as to visualize the blood vessels of the retina)
  • Nd-YAG laser (to treat glaucoma and clouding of the lens capsule after cataract surgery)
  • Visual Field Analysis

Need Help?

Need Help?

Thank you!

We received your treatment application in the best Europe clinics. Our manager will contact you within the next 24 hours.