What is Ophthalmology?

Ophthalmology is a branch of medicine and surgery (both methods are used), which deals with the diagnosis and treatment of eye disorders.

What is an ophthalmologist?

An ophthalmologist is a medical or osteopathic doctor who specializes in eye and vision care.

What does an ophthalmologist do?

Types of Ophthalmology

Common areas of subspeciality within Ophthalmology include: Glaucoma, Retina, Cornea, Pediatrics, Neurology, Uveitis, Oculo-Plastic Surgery, Ocular Oncology, and more.

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