Eye Disease Information

We've selected the following references for your information. We think that these links provide some of the best information on eye care and eye disease, but, of course, cannot be responsible for their content.

Retina Information

Diabetic Retinopathy at the National Eye Institute

Macular degeneration information from the National Eye Institute.

Age related macular degeneration and vitamins from the National Eye Institute.

Retinal detachment information from the National Eye Institute.

Vitreous detachment information from the National Eye Institute.

Facts about floaters from the National Eye Institute.

Histoplasmosis information from the National Eye Institute.

Macular Pucker information from the National Eye Institute

Macular Hole information from the National Eye Institute

Flashes/Floaters

Vitreous Detachment

 

Cataract Information

Intraocular Lens Selection from PCLI

 

External Eye Information

Keratoconus information from Harvard.

Blepharitis information from the National Eye Institute.

Corneal disease from the National Eye Institute. Includes information on Allergies, Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye), Corneal Infections, Dry Eye, Fuchs' Dystrophy, Herpes Zoster (Shingles), Iridocorneal Endothelial Syndrome, Keratoconus, Lattice Dystrophy, Map-Dot-Fingerprint Dystrophy, Ocular Herpes, Pterygium, Stevens-Johnson Syndrome.

Dry Eye information from Allergan on dry eye

Restasis information from Allergan on its prescription dry eye medication.

Dry Eye from the FDA

Dry Eye from the National Eye Institute

Fuch's Dystrophy

Conjunctivitis

MRSA

Pinguecula/Pterygium

Ectropion

Entropion

Blepharitis

Chalazion

Conjunctivitis

Anterior Uveitis at the American Uveitis Society

 

Glaucoma

Glaucoma Patient Information from the Glaucoma Foundation

Narrow Angle Glaucoma What you should know about narrow angles and narrow angle glaucoma.

 

Neurology

Thyroid Eye Disease from the North American Neuroophthalmology Society

Anisocoria from the North American Neuroophthalmology Society

Dry Eye Syndrome from the North American Neuroophthalmology Society

Homonymous Hemianopsia from the North American Neuroophthalmology Society

Microvascular Cranial Nerve Palsy from the North American Neuroophthalmology Society

Migraine from the North American Neuroophthalmology Society

Headache

Thyroid Eye Disease

 

Other Information

Over 40 at Arnold Eye

Amblyopia at FamilyDoctor.org

Doctor Ergo Computer Vision Syndrome A website devoted to computer vision syndrome written by Dr. Jim Sheedy, a professor that Dr. Mitchell used to teach with at UC Berkeley.

Lens Menu a printable information sheet on your lens options. Print it out and bring it to the office for your appointment!

Low Vision What you should know about low vision from the National Eye Institute.

Ambylopia

Astigmatism

Iritis

Presbyopia

UV and Eye Damage from the EPA

 
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