Eye Conditions

  • Why is glaucoma known as the ‘silent thief of sight’?
  • Will I need glasses after cataract surgery?  
  • Why am I seeing dark spots in my central vision?
  • How does diabetes affect the eyes?


  1. An estimated 30% of all adults are at high risk for serious vision loss, but only half visited an eye doctor in the past 12 months!
  2. 90% of blindness caused by diabetes is preventable!
  3. 70% of people consider that a loss of eyesight would have the greatest impact on their day-to-day life!
  4. Blindness is predicted to increase by 100% from 2010 to 2050 due to the increasing epidemics of diabetes and other chronic diseases!