August 2018


Diabetic Eye Disease

Diabetic Eye Disease – Ocular Conditions Linked to Diabetes The term “diabetic eye disease” refers typically to diabetic retinopathy, which is the most common eye condition linked to diabetes. However, the […]

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6 Signs It’s Time for An Eye Exam

6 Signs It’s Time for An Eye Exam Most people don’t think about their eyesight every day. When your eyes are doing their job, there isn’t much need to worry about […]

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Exposure Keratopathy (Eyelid Abnormalities)

Exposure Keratopathy

What is Exposure Keratopathy (EK) Exposure keratopathy (EK) is a condition characterized by damage to the cornea. In EK, corneal damage occurs because the surface of the eye has been exposed […]

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Pellucid marginal degeneration

Pellucid marginal degeneration

Pellucid marginal degeneration (PMD) is a degenerative condition wherein the cornea gradually changes shape. Over time, PMD usually leads to a thinning (or ectasia) of the cornea. Patients with PMD will notice […]

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Radial Keratotomy (RK)

Radial Keratotomy (RK)

Radial Keratotomy (RK) Radial Keratotomy (often abbreviated RK) is a type of refractive surgery meant to correct myopia or nearsightedness. Developed in the 1970s, RK was the very first refractive surgical […]

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