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Pediatric Strabismus

What is restrictive or paralytic strabismus?

Strabismus encompasses a range of eye conditions in which the eyes are misaligned and/or do not move together. Problems with eye alignment can mean that there are problems with the:

  • Extra-ocular muscles that control eye movement
  • Cranial nerves 3, 4, and/or 6 that control the eye muscles and their movement 

Learn more about our Ophthalmology program at Children’s National Hospital.

Children's Team

Children's Team

Providers

Marlet Bazemore

Marlet Bazemore

Director, Pediatric Ophthalmology Fellowship Program
Ophthalmologist
Bethany Karwoski

Bethany Karwoski

Residency Program Coordinator for Pediatric Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist
William Madigan

William Madigan

Division Chief, Ophthalmology
Chair, Pediatric Ophthalmology Fellowship Program
Departments

Departments

Ophthalmology

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

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Teresa Graves' Story

Teresa Graves, MSN, RN

Teresa began her career at Children’s National as a student nurse child care technician, and, after 17 years, is now a nurse manager for the primary care clinics. She was recently recognized for her work in Community Nursing by Washingtonian Magazine. 

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