Cornea specialists at Atrius Health provide comprehensive medical and surgical ophthalmologic care, including cataract surgery, as well as highly specialized management and treatment of specific diseases of the cornea.
The cornea is the superficial clear outer layer of the eye, which functions like the outer lens of a camera. Diseases and conditions of the cornea are akin to seeing the world through a cloudy window. Our specialists are well equipped to handle acute and chronic corneal conditions such as:
- Corneal abrasions
- Corneal ulcers
- Chemical/splash injury to the eye
- Dry eye syndrome
- Hereditary eye diseases which may require prescription medications, surgery, or transplant