Neuro-ophthalmology is a super-speciality that deals with the problems of the nerves and muscles serving the eyes. Problems may range from optic nerve diseases causing decreased vision or neuro-muscular disorders causing double vision.
Problems routinely presenting to this clinic are
- Optic neuritis
- Ischemic optic neuropathy
- Congenital optic nerve anomalies
- Paralysis of the 3rd, 4th and 6th nerve
- Sudden onset double vision
- Unexplained vision loss