Common Eye Diseases

Home / Patient Info. / Common Eye Diseases

Age-related Macular Degeneration

Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) is a chronic eye medical condition that results in central vision loss because of damage to the macula.


Cataract is an opacity or clouding of the lens in your eye ball.


Conjunctivitis refers to inflammation of the thin, translucent tissue (conjunctiva) that lines the white part of the eye.

Diabetic Retinopathy

Diabetic retinopathy is a complication of diabetes mellitus and is one of the main causes of blindness in young and middle-aged adults. It occurs when diabetes damages the tiny blood vessels

Dry Eye Syndrome

Dry eye syndrome occurs when the eye does not produce enough tears or the composition of tears is abnormal.


Glaucoma is a group of diseases with characteristic optic nerve damage, resulting in irreversible loss of vision.


A pterygium is a fleshy, triangular or wing-shaped growth of the eye. It usually occurs on the inner corner of the eye but can also appear on the outer corner. It is a slow-growing and benign

Retinal Detachment

Retinal detachment occurs when the retina separates from the outer layers of the eye.

Retinal Tear

A retinal tear occurs when part of the retina separates from the outer layers of the eyeball. Photo showing retinal tear in the upper part that have been securely lasered.