Retina and Vitreous Disorders

What is the retina?

A healthy retina is necessary for good vision. The retina is a thin layer of tissue that lines the back of the eye on the inside. It is located near the optic nerve. Its purpose is to receive light that passed through the lens, convert the light into neural signals, and send those on to the brain to translated into clear images.

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What are some common retinal diseases and conditions?

Click below to learn about some of the most common retinal diseases and conditions we treat at San Antonio Eye Center.