Childhood Strabismus

Dr Caroline Catt talks Strabismus in her recently published article

Our very own Dr Caroline Catt has had her article on Strabismus in Children published in the Australian online journal ‘Australian Doctor’ last month.

Her article, featured below, discusses the different types of strabismus, methods of assessment & the recommended treatment options for strabismus in children. To read Dr Catt’s article double click on each page to enlarge.

Article courtesy of who is offering an online educational activity relating to Dr. Catt’s article to all of our fellow registered health practitioners. To complete the activity please click on the link below:


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 Spotlight on Dr Caroline Catt

Dr Caroline Catt specialises in paediatric ophthalmology, cataract surgery, strabismus surgery and general ophthalmology. She graduated with an undergraduate, a Medical and a Masters degree from the University of Sydney and the Flinders University of South Australia. She completed her ophthalmology training at Sydney Eye Hospital and was the Professorial Senior Registrar during her final year of training. This was followed by a Fellowship in paediatric ophthalmology at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada, which developed her particular interest in paediatric and neonatal ophthalmology and strabismus. She was awarded the Morin award for most outstanding Fellow. Dr Catt has published in peer-reviewed journals and has undertaken clinical studies in paediatric ophthalmic disease. She has a keen interest in teaching ophthalmologists-in-training and is a Clinical Senior Lecturer at the University of Sydney. She is a regular speaker at national and international meetings. Dr Catt takes a kind, comprehensive and patient-centered approach in her practice.

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Dr Caroline Catt