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Cataracts

A clouding of the natural lens

Many people think that cataracts are simply a disease elderly people get, but did you know that they can effect children as well?

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Glaucoma

The silent thief of sight

Once the optic nerves become damaged, sight cannot be restored. Early detection is vital. 

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Corneal Disorders

The window of the eye

The front surface of the eye is highly specialized and can experience a variety of issues.

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Diabetic Retinopathy

Potentially blinding condition

Uncontrolled blood sugar can cause problems in the retina, leading to vision loss of blindness.

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Retinopathy of Prematurity

Effecting the smallest of babies

The retina of premature babies is especially vulnerable. ROP effects babies born at less than 31 weeks.