The Cornea Clinic at NextGen Eye is staffed by a Fellowship trained Cornea, External Disease, and Refractive Surgeon. NextGen Eye surgeons have extensive experience in diagnosing and treating all corneal disease. Our surgeons have trained with some of North America's leading experts in Corneal Disease and prides himself in offering custom tailored care for his patients.
Common conditions include:
The cornea is the clear front aspect of the eye that is used to refract (bend) light to help you see clearly. About 2/3 of the refractive power of a human eye comes from the cornea. The cornea is made up of multiple layers of different cell types and is vulnerable to damage and disease.
It is advisable to have a fellowship trained Cornea Specialist treat your corneal issues given their extensive training and experience with this highly delicate area of the eye.
Each patient receives customized care based on their presentation and medical history. Depending on the cause of the pathology topical procedures may be of benefit. Other treatment options could include superficial keratectomy or corneal transplantation, if necessary.
Come in and see our Cornea expert for a thorough evaluation. After your consultation you will better understand your condition and be able to chose your ideal treatment strategy.