General Ophthalmology encompasses medical diseases of the eye.
Many systemic and local medical conditions or medications have ocular manifestations which can be diagnosed, monitored or managed by an ophthalmologist.
Macular Degenration is often an age related condition that distorts central vision.
Similar to other organs such as the kidney and nervous system, Diabetes can occlude blood vessels in the eye.
Glaucoma is damage to the optic nerve resulting in damage to the visual field.