Eye Diseases and Disorders
At UNC Eye, we treat all eye conditions, blending world class care with a hometown touch. Below you will find links to information on the National Eye Institute’s Eye Conditions & Diseases webpage about some of the most prevalent issues and conditions related to the eyes.
- Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
- Amblyopia (Lazy Eye)
- Corneal Disease
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Dry Eye
Hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil) Retinal Toxicity
Pink Eye (Conjunctivitis)
Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
The National Eye Institute’s See What I See: Virtual Reality Eye Disease Experience app allows individuals to directly “see” the impact on one’s eyesight of a damaging eye disease. This tool is handy for unaffected individuals to better understand the toll on quality of life caused by a range of common eye diseases. Download the See What I See app at the Apple or Google Play app stores.