This can go to the eye – When playing wildly or as a side effect of an infection, changes can quickly occur in one or both eyes. Especially in the summer months, accidents involving the eyes occur more frequently. Since the eyes are particularly sensitive, even harmless injuries can lead to discomfort.
It is often not easy for parents to decide what the level of urgency is and whether they should go to an eye doctor immediately. In case of doubt, we always recommend an ophthalmological consultation to be on the safe side and to avoid any subsequent damage. The pediatric ophthalmology practice led by Dr. Eisenack is available to assist you with emergencies in Zurich.