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The Eye Practice
The Eye Practice
Education and advice.

Education & advice

Learn more about some of the eye diseases that we encounter at The Eye Practice Optometrists in Sydney's CBD.

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Eye diseases caused by myopia

Myopia can cause eye disease like cataract, glaucoma and retinal detachment. It happens when the eye elongates, stretching delicate tissues.

  • Aniridia.


Aniridia, literally means "no iris".

  • Astigmatism.


Astigmatism is very common, and commonly misunderstood.

  • Blepharitis.


Blepharitis causes inflammation, redness and crusting of the eyelids.

  • Blepharospasm.


Blepharospasm is an involuntary twitching or contraction of the eyelids.

  • Cataracts.


Cataracts are the most common treatable cause of vision loss in people over 40.

  • Chalazion.


A chalazion, is a pimple like lump in the eyelid.

  • Coloboma.


A gap in one or more of the eye’s structures that occurs during prenatal development.

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