Pediatric Eye Care

At the Friedenwald Eye Institute, expert, faculty physicians from the University of Maryland School of Medicine and UMMC Midtown Campus provide comprehensive pediatric ophthalmology services and pediatric sub-specialty services for general eye care, oculoplastics, neuro-ophthalmology, cornea, glaucoma, retina and uveitis.

Our specialists have experience in treating all types of childhood eye conditions, and are dedicated to delivering outstanding patient-centered care. We aim to make your child comfortable with our fun and considerate approach to children's eye exams. Our treatments are tailored to allow each child his or her best possible vision for a lifetime.

Pediatric eye conditions treated at the Friedenwald Eye Institute include:

  • Congenital eyelid and orbit disorders (strabismus, amblyopia and nystagmus)

  • Childhood neuro-ophthalmic disorders

  • Congenital cataracts

  • Glaucoma

  • Corneal diseases

  • Congenital retinal disorders

  • Genetic eye diseases

  • Infectious and inflammatory diseases of the eyes

To schedule an appointment, and for insurance information, call 410-225-8070.

Our Staff

Janet Leath Alexander, MD
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences,
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Pediatric Ophthalmologist, Friedenwald Eye Institute




Moran Roni Levin, MD
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences,
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Pediatric Ophthalmologist, Friedenwald Eye Institute