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Procedures

Strabismus

Also known as Crossed eyes, strabismus is a condition in which both eyes do not look at the same place at the same time. Proper eye alignment is important to avoid seeing double, for good depth perception, and to prevent the development of poor vision in the turned eye.Untreated eye turning can lead to permanently reduced vision in one eye. Strabismus usually develops in infants and...

Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction

Tears normally drain through small openings in the corners of the upper and lower eyelids called puncta and enter the nose through the nasolacrimal duct. Tear duct obstruction prevents tears from draining through this system normally.  If the tear duct is blocked, there will be...

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Chalazion

A chalazion is a slowly developing lump that forms due to blockage and swelling of an oil gland in the eyelid. A chalazion is often confused with a stye (or hordeolum), which is an infection of an oil gland in the eyelid. A stye produces a red, swollen, painful lump on the edge or the inside of the eyelid and usually occurs closer to the surface of the eyelid than chalazia. Left untreated, a stye can result in...