Common Corneal Diseases
The cornea is the front cover of the eye. It acts like a window to allow the image to enter the eye and helps focus it on the retina in the back of the eye. Therefore, it is a very important structure of the eye that has to stay moist and clear at all time. Many things can go wrong with the cornea ranging from common dry eyes, scratched cornea, infections, and vision-threatening conditions such as corneal ulcer, keratoconus, and Fuchs’ dystrophy. Please choose from the list of topics on the left that interests you.