General Eye Diseases
Chew Eye Specialist Centre provides eye examinations and treatment, including dry eye, eye allergies and other diseases as well.
Bacterial keratitis, often referred to as a 'corneal ulcer' is an infection of the cornea (the clear, round dome covering the eye's iris and pupil) that causes pain, reduced vision, light sensitivity and tearing or discharge from your eye.
Conjunctivitis, or "pink eye" is an infection or swelling in the eye area that causes inflammation of the conjunctiva, giving the eye a red or pink color.
A chalazion, referred to as a meibomian cyst, tarsal cyst, or eyelid cyst is a tiny lump of the upper or lower eyelid caused by inflammation of a gland within the skin.
Diplopia is a symptom whereby a patient sees two images of one object. It can either occur when one eye is covered (monocular diplopia), or only when both eyes are open (binocular diplopia).
Dry eye syndrome is a condition in which the eyes are unable to produce a sufficient amount of tears, which can lead to irritation and redness in the eyes.
It has a number of potential causes, including ages, medications, allergies, and hormone replacement therapy, viewing or occupational habits.
Chalazion (Eyelid Cyst)
Dry Eye Syndrome
Ectropion (ek-TROH-pee-on) is a condition of the lower lid have turns out. This leaves the inner eyelid surface exposed and prone to irritation and commonly happen from older adults.
Entropion mainly have it in older people, associated with weakness of the small muscles around the eyelid. These diseases occurred due to trachoma, one of the common infection in tropical countries that affects the front eye.
This can lead to scarring and disruption to the eyelid, which makes it turn inwards.
Eye Allergies or allergic conjunctivitis, also one of the common condition that occurs when the eyes react to something that irritates them (called an allergen) include watery, itchy, sore, swollen and stinging of the eyes.
There are two types of allergy, Seasonal & Perennial Allergic Conjunctivitis.
These pecks and strings may appear in your field of vision called eye floaters, and are most commonly caused by age-related changes to the eye.
Eyelid Inflammation or known as blepharitis is the inflammation of the eyelash follicles. Its cause is unclear, but allergies, mites, dandruff, and certain medications may increase the likelihood of this form of inflammation.
The eyelid papilloma is one of the most common eyelid tumors and usually occurs in middle-aged or elderly patients. It is benign, painless, and carries little to no risk for growth into cancer.
It looks like a skin tag and can be solitary or multiple, smooth or rough and is similar in color to adjacent skin.
Retinal detachment occurs when the retina separates from the outer layers of the eye. If not treated early, retinal detachment may lead to partial or complete loss of vision.
A sty (sometimes spelled stye) is a tender, painful red bump located at the base of an eyelash or inside the eyelid..
Uveitis (pronounced you-vee-EYE-tis) is a swelling and irritation of the uvea, the middle layer of the eye. The uvea provides most of the blood supply to the retina.
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