Tests & Procedures



Vision and Hearing

Sometimes, babies have problems with vision or hearing. These problems may be due to a birth defect or prematurity.

Vision and hearing loss in babies requires clinical care by a physician or other health care professional. Listed in the directory below is some additional information regarding vision and hearing, for which we have provided a brief overview.

If you cannot find the information in which you are interested, please visit the High-Risk Newborn Online Resources page in this website for an Internet address that may contain additional information on that topic.

Last reviewed: 9/29/2011