Diabetic retinopathy is the alteration of the retina generated by diabetes mellitus. This disease is increasing in the number of people affected by it worldwide and an estimated 415 million adults have diabetes at the [...]
The optic nerve is responsible for transmitting the signals that the eye perceives to our brain. The brain will then interpret these signals coming from external stimuli in order to form a mental image of [...]
We say that a child has a lazy eye or suffers from amblyopia when one or both eyes have decreased vision. It is a delay in the development of the visual function that can be [...]
In the same way that sensitive skin needs sunscreen, people who have been diagnosed with macular degeneration, should do all they can to protect their eyes from the sun, especially the macula. Age-related macular degeneration [...]
Blepharoplasty is a widespread technique for the treatment of excess skin and/or fat associated with the upper eyelids. This technique achieves not only a rejuvenation of the patient's appearance but also an improvement in the [...]
El nistagmus es un movimiento involuntario, rápido y repetitivo de los ojos. Por lo general, el movimiento es de lado a lado, pero también puede ser hacia arriba y hacia abajo o circular. El movimiento puede variar entre lento y rápido, y por lo general afecta a ambos ojos.
The new SMILE laser allows operations on patients with myopia of over five dioptres and up to twelve dioptres more safely and effectively, and ensures greater structural stability in the cornea in the long run. [...]
Practising sport is one of the most common causes of injury to the eyes, especially among children and young adults. Every year thousands of people suffer eye injuries in Spain while doing sport. Among the [...]