Articles categorized under "Neuro-Ophthalmology"

This subspecialty area deals with non-glaucomatous disorders of the optic nerve, eye movements, visual tract, and brain.

Bell’s Palsy

Bell’s palsy is a disorder of the facial nerve, the seventh cranial nerve. This condition causes partial paralysis on one... View Article


Blepharospasm is an involuntary contraction and spasm of the eyelid muscles that causes your eyes to squeeze shut. Blepharospasm is more... View Article


Diplopia is double vision caused by a problem with the muscles that control the eye or the nerves that stimulate... View Article

Functional Visual Loss

Functional visual loss is an apparent loss of vision with no sign of a structural abnormality in the eye. If... View Article

Giant Cell Arteritis

Giant cell arteritis (GCA), also known as temporal arteritis, is a chronic inflammation of the lining of medium- and large-sized arteries. The... View Article


Headaches are one of the most common health complaints. They are caused by a variety of factors and can be... View Article

Hemifacial Spasm

Hemifacial spasm (HFS) is a condition that causes involuntary contractions of the muscles on one side of the face. The... View Article


Migraine headache is a common neurological condition that occurs in about 20% of the population and in 50% of women.... View Article