Eye Conditions and Treatment
Sports Eye Injuries are screened in the Comprehensive Ophthalmology Faculty Practice
Sports Eye Injuries
The severity of sports-induced eye injuries varies from mild scrapes of the cornea to severe trauma that can cause visual impairment or even blindness. In fact, up to one fourth of serious eye injuries in all age groups are related to recreation. Types of injuries include corneal abrasion, blunt injuries, subconjunctival hemorrhage, hyphema, and penetrating injuries.
Signs and Symptoms
Treatment and Prevention
For a deeper understanding of the diagnosis and treatment plan for sports eye injuries, see Sports Eye Injuries Eye Facts.