Blog

PTERYGIUM

1st June, 2016

A Pterygium is a thin fleshy triangular growth on the conjunctiva that may grow and extend over the surface of the cornea.  

Refractive Error

25th May, 2016

 All refractive errors must be taken seriously and treated promptly especially in Children. This is because for the eye to develop fully it must receive enough light stimuli to keep it working. 

Toric Contact Lenses

29th April, 2016

You’re not with those thick glasses you used to wear.  What happened? Did you visit a healer?”

Oculocutaneous Albinism

15th April, 2016

 How a pair of glasses changed an infant's world in an instant!

WAVY VISION- METAMORPHOSIA

30th March, 2016

 That was the complaint a nine year old patient gave when she came into my consulting room the other day. She said and I quote, “whenever I close my right eye, everything looks wavy with my left eye. It’s like things are bent like a wave”.

HEADACHE AND THE EYES

23rd March, 2016

 There are varieties of eye problems that can cause headaches. In some cases, the headache is caused by the person squinting and overworking the eye muscles in an attempt to better focus the vision. 

MACULAR DEGENERATION

16th March, 2016

 Ever wondered why you prefer to look at people with your eyes facing them?

BLUNT TRAUMA TO THE EYES:WHAT DO YOU DO?

14th March, 2016

 Blunt impacts to the eye when treated immediately and professionally may have a good outcome depending on the severity of the impact.

EYE CANCER- RETINOBLASTOMA

17th February, 2016

 A 4-month old baby from Scottsdale, Arizona always had a white glow in his left eye when the flash from camera hit him in the eye. Closer to home here in Nigeria, a 9-month old girl had to be flown abroad to be treated as she had been diagnosed to have retinoblastoma. What do you know? What should you know?

World Cancer Day

4th February, 2016

 May cancer get cancer and die!