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Pediatric Retinopathy of Prematurity

Retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) is common in premature babies. About half of infants with more severe cases may develop serious eye damage and blindness if left untreated. That's why it's important you trust your child's care to a team of pediatric ophthalmologists who specialize in ROP. 

Children's Team

Children's Team

Providers

Bethany Karwoski

Bethany Karwoski

Residency Program Coordinator for Pediatric Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist
Departments

Departments

Ophthalmology

Our specialized pediatric ophthalmologists are experts at recognizing and treating complex eye conditions in infants and children.

Neonatology

Whether your infant has arrived prematurely or has a critical illness, the Children’s National Hospital top-ranked team assists in coordinating every service you and your baby need, including consultations, assessments, emergency treatments and continuing care.

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