Severe dry eye can affect vision and be very uncomfortable. A pulse dose of steroid eye drops can be very
A soft disposable contact lens works really well in these cases.
Retinal vein occlusions are the second most common type of retinal vascular disorder secondary to diabetes. They can occur at
Symptoms include red eye, foreign body sensation, pain, sensitivity to light, watering, and blurred vision.
When your eyelid turns inward, your lashes can irritate the cornea. Artificial tears can relieve the symptoms. I have also
This can result in the loss of vision over time.
Subepithelial infiltrates (SEI). SEIs generally occur after viral keratitis, but are also found in blepharitis and contact lens-related hypersensitivity. White
Wet macular degeneration causes blurred vision or a blind spot in your visual field. It is caused by abnormal blood
What is diabetic eye disease? Diabetic eye disease can affect many parts of the eye, including the retina, macula, lens and
Symptoms of dry eye include: Pain Light sensitivity A gritty sensation A feeling of a foreign body or sand in
The retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) is the pigmented cell layer just outside the neurosensory retina that nourishes retinal visual cells,
Many times, a pterygium does not cause symptoms. However, an inflamed or enlarged pterygium may cause redness and inflammation. A
As you get older, did you know that age related macular degeneration (ARMD) can have a significant impact on your
Severe dry eye can cause blurriness in vision, and eventually lead to corneal scarring and ulceration. Treatments for dry eye
A common cataract surgery complications is a posterior capsule opacity in the lens implant. A procedure called a YAG laser
Did you know that the retina receives its nourishment through many blood vessels? When there’s damage to these blood vessels,
Corneal vascularization occurs when contact lenses do not allow your eyes to breathe normally. In order for your eyes to
Toxic keratoconjunctivitis (inflammation of the cornea and conjunctiva) can occur when your eye is exposed to a foreign substance or
Asteroid hyalosis is a degenerative condition of the eye involving small white opacities in the vitreous humor.
A synechia happens when the iris adheres to either the cornea or lens. Synechiae can be caused by ocular trauma, iritis or
Corneal Reshaping or CRT is a safe, non-surgical and reversible process that uses rigid gas permeable lenses to gently reshape
Cornea Transplant During a cornea transplant, an surgeon removes a portion of your cornea and replaces it with a donor cornea.
Blepharitis is an inflammation of the eyelids, which causes the eyelids to be red, itchy, swollen and scaly. Here
Recognizing the main warning signs of corneal transplant rejection is the first step to preventing graft failure. These can be
Entropion is a condition in which your eyelid turns inwards instead of outwards. Your eyelashes then rub against the eye,
When the cornea does not get enough oxygen, there is corneal hypoxia. This is the most common complication of contact
Epithelial ingrowth is an uncommon complication of lasik. The incidence of visually significant epithelial ingrowth is about 1% in primary