EYE DISORDERS

Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD), commonly known as macular degeneration, is a disease of the elderly in which degenerative processes take place...

Cataracts

Cataracts

A cataract is a cloudiness in the focusing lens inside the eye. When the lens becomes opaque, the amount of light that passes through it is reduced...

Diabetic Retinopathy

Diabetic Retinopathy

Diabetic retinopathy is damage to the retina caused by complications of diabetes, which can eventually lead to blindness. It is an ocular disease...

Dry Eye

Dry eyes are a very common but potentially debilitating condition. There are many causes of dry eye, including – blepharitis, age, hormonal...

Glaucoma

Glaucoma is a poorly understood disease in which most often there is a raised pressure inside the eye, and in the long term this can cause damage to...

Keratoconus

Keratoconus, is an eye condition in which the normally round dome-shaped cornea progressively thins causing a cone-like bulge to develop. This results...

Pterygium

Pterygium

A pterygium is a fleshy overgrowth of tissue on the surface of the eye. Australia has one of the highest rates of pterygia (the plural of pterygium)...