Services

Stacey J. Kruger, M.D. & Associates, P.A. offers a full range of ophthalmic and contact lens services for children and young adults to the age of 21 years as well as adult strabismus (misalignment of the eyes) problems. The services covered in the office include evaluation for vision problems (refractive errors), as well as medical and surgical problems of infantile and childhood strabismus, amblyopia (“lazy eye”), ptosis (droopiness of the lids), lacrimal or tearing problems, infantile and developmental cataracts and intraocular lens implantation, congenital malformations of the lids and eyes, infantile and childhood glaucoma, ocular injuries, ocular tumors, and other neuro-ophthalmic causes of visual loss. In addition, consultations are offered for infants with retinopathy of prematurity, multiple congenital defects, severe facial injuries, and in support of infants and children being evaluated for metabolic and neurologic problems.

Minor surgical procedures are performed in our offices depending on the age and cooperation of the child. Surgery on small children and major surgical procedures are performed in one of several hospitals in the area, including Miami Children’s Hospital, The Bascom Palmer Eye Institute and Baptist Hospital.

In addition to our highly skilled and expertly qualified physicians, Stacey J. Kruger, M.D. and Cleve W. Howard, M.D., the services in our practice include the expertise of Charlotte Tibi, C.O. our orthoptist, who is a specialist in the study of ocular motility and visual sensory problems. She is actively involved in following our patients with these conditions and monitoring their progress.