Dacryocystitis

Dacryocystitis is an infection of the tear sac (lacrimal sac) in the inner corner of your eye. Tears drain through this sac as they leave your eyes.  Tears help keep your eyes hydrated, clean, and free of bacteria. The lacrimal glands underneath your upper eyelids...

Drooping Eyelid (Ptosis)

What Is It? A drooping eyelid is also called ptosis or blepharoptosis. In this condition, the border of the upper eyelid falls to a lower position than normal. In severe cases, the drooping eyelid can cover all or part of the pupil and interfere with vision.  Ptosis...

Tonometry Test — What You Should Expect

Tonometry is a test that is commonly performed during a routine eye check-up. A tonometry test may be done by an optometrist or by an ophthalmologist. This test measures intraocular pressure (the pressure inside the eye).Intraocular pressure that is higher than normal...