Welcome to Arlington/Loudoun Pediatric Ophthalmology & Arlington
Arlington-Loudoun Pediatric Ophthalmology is a medical practice
specializing in pediatric eye disease and adult strabismus. The
practice has been providing service for children and adults in
Northern Virginia for 15 years.
Our board certified pediatric ophthalmologist, Dr. Melissa Kern
specializes in all aspects of pediatric eye care – from the need for
glasses to the diagnosis, management and treatment of complex
medical and surgical eye disease.
If your primary care doctor suggests that your child have their
eyes checked, a pediatric ophthalmologist has the widest range of
treatment options, the most extensive and comprehensive medical
training and the greatest expertise in treating children’s eye
Dr. Kern is also trained in the diagnosis and treatment of adults
with double vision and misalignment of the eyes (strabismus).
Meet Dr. Melissa Kern
Melissa D. Kern, M.D., opened her pediatric ophthalmology practice in
Arlington and Sterling in 1996. She was the first fellowship trained
pediatric ophthalmologist in Loudoun County.