One of the best ways to insure the ongoing health of your eyes is to learn about eye care, research, products and services. Below, you will find various resources to help you learn more about common ophthalmologic conditions and about the steps you can take to keep your eyes as healthy as possible.
National Eye Institute (NIH)
A wonderful website provided by the National Eye Institute with educational information on many ophthalmic problems, as well as, anatomy of the eye and glossary of eye terminology.
National Institute of Health (eye)
A wonderful website provided by the National Institute of Health showing eye disease simulations related to Age-Related Macular Degeneration, Cataracts, Diabetic Retinopathy, Glaucoma, Myopia, and Retinitis Pigmentosa.
A website dedicated to eye care education for the eye care consumer, written and prepared exclusively by board-certified ophthalmologists. Includes news, a dictionary of conditions, information about procedures, and more.
American Macular Degeneration Foundation
This site focuses on the prevention, treatment, and cure of macular degeneration through educating the public.
Is an excellent source for "anything and everything" in Ophthalmology.
Academy of Ophthalmology
Since its founding in 1896, the American Academy of Ophthalmology has been an institution dedicated to the advancement of ophthalmic education.