What is a Retinal Vein Occlusion?

The retina is a complex system comprised of layers of photoreceptors that process light, allowing you to see clearly. A steady stream of blood supply of nutrients and oxygen is necessary for the retina to function properly. If vessels carrying this blood supply become blocked or obstructed, this is referred to as retinal vascular occlusion. […]

Retinal tear vs retinal detachment

The retina, located in the back of the eye, is an essential layer of cells where light is detected and sends a signal to your brain via photoreceptors. These signals allow you to understand and process the images around you. The retina, albeit small, plays a major role in vision. However, it is prone to […]