Vision is one of the major five senses of man and is an essential part of quality of life. The Department of Ophthalmology is a patient-focused medical facility committed to the fight for sight encompassing the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of blinding diseases.
The whole spectrum of eye diseases is accepted for diagnosis and treatment. Treatment is guaranteed for all referred, walk-in and casualty patients 24 hours a day, year round.
The An ophthalmologist is a medical doctor (MD) or a doctor of osteopathic medicine (DO) who specializes in eye and vision care. Ophthalmologists are trained to perform eye exams, diagnose and treat disease, prescribe medications and perform eye surgery. They also write prescriptions for eyeglasses and contact lenses.