Stargardt’s Disease

Stargardt’s disease is an eye disease that occurs in children or juvenile aged people. It is usually inherited from the parents to the offspring and causes loss of vision such that after a point of … [Read more...]

Amblyopia / Lazy Eye

Amblyopia, or lazy eye, is an eye condition that exists when vision in one eye is reduced because the brain and that particular eye are not working together.  In patients that do not suffer from … [Read more...]

Acanthamoeba Keratitis and Contact Lenses

Acanthamoeba Keratitis is an eye condition that results from poor contact lens hygiene.  This can lead to a rare, but serious eye infection developing.  Patients who suffer from the eye condition … [Read more...]

Stargardt’s Disease – Juvenile Macular Degeneration

Stargardt's disease (fundus flavimaculatus) is a form of macular degeneration that can affect both children and young adults. While macular degeneration is considered a disease that primarily affects … [Read more...]

Myopic Macular Degeneration Worsens with Age

Posterior staphyloma is a protrusion of the posterior shell of the eyeball, and is considered to be a hallmark lesion of pathologic myopia. The development of a staphyloma is accompanies by a … [Read more...]