Information on topics related to eye care

Understanding Glaucoma

Glaucoma is a disease that damages the eye's optic nerve. The optic nerve is made up of many nerve fibers, like an electric cable is made up of many wires. The optic nerve sends signals from your retina (a layer of light-sensitive tissue... click to know more

Floaters and Flashes

You may sometimes see small specks or clouds moving in your field of vision. These are called floaters. You can often see them when looking at a white background or a blue sky. Floaters are actually tiny clumps of gel... click to know more

Fundus Fluorescein Angiogram

You have been given appointment for Fundus Fluorescein Angiogram (FFA). This is a special type of photography that gives detailed pictures of the back of the eyes... click to know more

Macular Degeneration

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a degeneration or breakdown of the eye's macula. The macula is a small area in the retina (the light-sensitive tissue lining the back of the eye). The macula is the part of the retina... click to know more

Retinal Detachment

The retina is the light-sensitive tissue lining the back of our eye. Light rays are focused onto the retina through our cornea, pupil... click to know more