Children's Hospital is part of the UPMC family.
Blurred vision when looking at distant objects is the main symptom of myopia.
Your child may have nearsightedness if he or she:
Along with blurred vision, your child may:
Nearsightedness can lead to poor school, sports, or work performance.
Severe myopia presents a greater risk for more serious vision problems including:
Here are a few simple ways you can help prevent your child from developing nearsightedness:
Call 412-692-8940 to make an appointment for your child.
Children's Hospital's main campus is located in the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Our main hospital address is:
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
One Children’s Hospital Way
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
In addition to the main hospital, Children's has many convenient locations in other neighborhoods throughout the greater Pittsburgh region.
With myCHP, you can request appointments, review test results, and more.
For questions about a hospital bill call:
To pay your bill online, please visit UPMC's online bill payment system.
Interested in giving to Children's Hospital? Visit Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation's website to: