Eye Diseases and Disorders
At UNC Ophthalmology, we treat all eye conditions, blending world class care with a hometown touch. Below you will find links to information on Eye Conditions & Diseases and topics of discussion from American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) and National Eye Institute (NEI) resource pages about some of the most prevalent issues and conditions related to the eyes.
- Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
- Amblyopia (Lazy Eye)
Common Vision Problems
- Corneal Disease
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Dry Eye
Hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil) Retinal Toxicity
Pink Eye (Conjunctivitis)
Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
Ophthalmologists and optometrists conduct a Comprehensive Dilated Eye Exam to evaluate overall eye health and screen for early or advanced signs of potentially harmful eye diseases in symptomatic and asymptomatic patients. Call UNC Kittner Eye Center at 984-974-2020 to schedule your comprehensive eye exam with one of our eye specialists.