Doctor's offices can be a scary and confusing environment and/or experience for children, especially at their first visit. Talking to your child ahead of time, letting them know what they can expect at their eye exam can help alleviate any fears they may have. The word "doctor" may remind them of getting shots! However, eye exams can be a fun and positive experience for your child.
Copy and paste the link below into your browser to be directed to an e-book called "Howard and the Amazing Eye Exam" to read with your child. Howard is a hedgehog that tells his classmates about his eye exam experience from start to finish, explaining the tests he took and why they are important.