Conditions We Treat

Here at Columbia University’s Department of Ophthalmology, our specialists in cornea/external disease treat conditions such as:

We also have experts in medical contact lenses who can help patients find the best treatments for many of these conditions.

  • Anisometropia
  • Anisekonia
  • Pinguecula and Pterygium
  • Keratoconus (Forme Fruste)
  • Pellucid’s Marginal Degeneration
  • Ocular Surface Disease (Dry eye, exposure keratitis, etc)
  • Status Post Refractive Surgery
  • Status Post Penetrating Keratoplasty
  • Status Post Corneal Surgery
  • Corneal Irregularities, Degenerations and Dystrophies
  • Trauma
  • Ruptured Globe
  • Pupillary Abnormalities
  • High Myopia
  • Irregular Astigmatism
  • High Astigmatism