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Amblyopia

April 12, 2016 3:50 pm Published by Comments Off on Amblyopia

Amblyopia is poor vision in an eye that did not develop normal sight during early childhood. This condition, sometimes referred... View Article


Corneal Topography

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Corneal topography is a computer-assisted procedure used to measure the curvature of the cornea, the clear front window of the... View Article


Corneal ulcers

March 26, 2015 12:32 pm Published by Comments Off on Corneal ulcers

Corneal ulcers, or keratitis, can form due to trauma to the cornea, eyelid disease, severe dry eye, fungus, herpes simplex... View Article


Pigmentary Glaucoma

March 25, 2015 2:45 pm Published by Comments Off on Pigmentary Glaucoma

Pigmentary dispersion syndrome is a condition in which increased amounts of pigment circulate within the front portion of the eye. This... View Article


Peripheral Iridotomy

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If your ophthalmologist (Eye M.D.) suspects that you have “narrow” or “closed” angles, this means that the drainage channel of... View Article


Posterior Capsulotomy

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A posterior (YAG) capsulotomy is a laser procedure that sometimes is necessary after cataract surgery. View Video During cataract surgery,... View Article


Intraocular Lenses

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An intraocular lens (IOL) is a tiny, lightweight, clear plastic or silicone disc placed in the eye during cataract surgery.... View Article