Common Eye Conditions and Disease

There are a variety of common eye conditions that affect the eye. These can occur at almost any age. We have put together information on the most common that we see in our practice. We are a full service optometry practice and so if you do not see your condition here please feel free to give us a call or book an appointment online. We also provide contact lens assessments and glasses repair as we have an on site technician.

 

Keratoconus

Keratoconus is a vision disorder that occurs when the normally round cornea or front surface of the eye becomes irregularly cone shaped. This abnormal shape prevents the light…

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Diabetic Retinopathy

The eye is one of the organs that suffers damage with diabetes. Diabetic retinopathy can weaken and cause changes in the small blood vessels that nourish your eye’s…

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Glaucoma

The most common type of Glaucoma develops gradually and painlessly without symptoms in the early stages. Severe loss of peripheral vision may occur before the sufferer realises there…

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Macular Degeneration

The macular is a small-specialised central area responsible for fine detail and colour vision. Macular Degeneration is usually a slowly progressing disease where the central area becomes…

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Visual Conditions

Having trouble seeing properly and not sure what’s wrong? Take a look at some of our videos on common eye conditions.

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