Refraction is the direction change of the propagation of light when it passes through a transparent medium. The human eye has a series of refractive mediums
Laser Correction of Refractive Disorders
What is refractive surgery? Refractive surgery includes all those procedures that correct refractive defects, ie myopia, hyperopia, astigmatism and presbyopia.
Cataract is called the clouding of the lens of the eye. It is manifested in the context of normal aging of the organization, but it can also be caused
Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus
Head of Department: G. Rallatos - Surgeon Ophthalmologist - Pediatric Ophthalmologist Our purpose is: to provide improved, personalized and prompt care
A childs eyes
A practical guide for pediatricians, general practitioners and sensitive parents.
Aesthetic Ophthalmology & Oculoplastics
Watch the video Oculoplasty surgery deals with the eyelids, lacrimal and the orbit. Such interventions are performed to correct an injury resulting from
Keratoconus is a cone-shaped, non-inflammatory keratectasia, that concerns the central area of the cornea. It is a disease is unknown cause, although there
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
As with a camera, light rays are concentrated by the lens and end up on film, so in the eye, the reflected light from the objects passes through the optic
The retina is the very thin translucent membrane covering the inner surface of the eye. Its main role is to transform visual stimuli into nerve impulse,
Diabetes is a common disease that concerns all ages and is due to the high blood-glucose concentration. One of its consequences is diabetic retinopathy,
Genetics is the branch of biology that deals with the study of heredity, ie the transfer of specific characteristics from generation to generation. Ocular
Despite its small size, the eye is an extremely complex organ, with structures, which, under the influence of various factors, can develop inflammations.
Electrophysiological examination of vision
Special tests for objective assessment of visual function are performed in Athens Eye Hospital. These electrophysiological tests are conducted according
Contact Lens Clinic
Contact lenses form nowadays a valuable "tool" in the correction of simple refractive errors (myopia, hyperopia, astigmatism, presbyopia), but also in
Ocular Inflammation (Uveitis) Department
The new department is exclusively dedicated to patients with ocular inflammatory disorders, covering a wide variety of conditions such as episcleritis...
Ocular Brachytherapy Department
A multidisciplinary specialized team comprising of ophthalmogists (specialized in Ocular Oncology), anesthesiologist, oncology surgeons, medical physists,...
Low Vision Rehabilitation Department
Low vision (LV) can be described as the suboptimal level of vision, which is detrimental to the patient and his daily tasks, and at the same time common
Thyroid Eye Disease Department
Athens Eye Hospital provides the innovative, advanced, multidisciplinary care that is essential for patients experiencing the multiple symptoms and effects
The Orbital Department is involved in the management of the following disorders: Thyroid eye disease/exophthalmos: During the active phase of the disease
Mission of the Research Department of Athens Eye Hospital is the dissemination of knowledge in Ophthalmology, the progress of medical science with innovative
Dry Eye Clinic
Lid Margin – Tear Film Department Are you suffering from Dry Eyes? The dry eye - keratoconjunctivitis sicca - is a common and serious disease where