Eye Anatomy 101

Here is a brief tour of the human eye, from front to back:Lids and LashesOur eyelids protect our eyes from the environment and keep them moist by spreading tears across the front surface of the eye when we blink. A thin, slippery, and transparent lining called the conjunctiva covers the inner surface of the eyelids. The conjunctiva folds back onto the eye at the back of the eyelid. The continuous ...
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Eyesight and Vision

Vision is a complex process that involves both the eyes and the brain.  Though eyesight (i.e. the clarity of images formed by the eye) is a big part of how well we see, clear comfortable vision requires additional skills as well. Eyesight Eyesight is assessed by visual acuity testing.  At your eye exam, you will be shown charts of letters or numbers across the room and up close...
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