What is another word for ophthalmology?

5 synonyms found


[ ˌɒfθɐlmˈɒləd͡ʒi], [ ˌɒfθɐlmˈɒləd‍ʒi], [ ˌɒ_f_θ_ɐ_l_m_ˈɒ_l_ə_dʒ_i]

Synonyms for Ophthalmology:

How to use "Ophthalmology" in context?

Ophthalmology is the medical specialty dealing with the diseases and injuries of the eye. These can include vision problems, such as eyestrain or vision loss, as well as diseases of the eye itself, such as glaucoma and cataracts. Ophthalmologists also commonly carry out surgery on the eye, such as cataract surgery and refractive surgery.

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