Latest News

What Is Refraction & Why Doesn't My Heal...
A refraction is a test done by your eye doctor to determine if glasses will make you see better. The charges for a re...
13 More Eye Related Jokes to Brighten Yo...
Ready or not...here are 13 more jokes to make you groan! 1. Patient: "What’s that floater doing in my eye, doct...
How to Ruin a Fun Day in the Water in On...
It's the summer and one of the most common questions eye doctors are asked is, “Is it safe to swim in my contact l...
Eye Problems Associated with Lyme Diseas...
Lyme disease is an infection that is caused by a spirochete (a type of microorganism) called Borrelia burgdorferi. It is...
If You've Had LASIK, Get Your Eye Record...
No this is not a late-night personal injury lawyer infomercial. This is a recommendation that you have your LASIK rec...

Don’t remember the lessons on eye anatomy from your highschool biology class?  That’s OK—we have provided the following eyeball illustration and terms just to give you a refresher course.  And we won’t give you a pop quiz afterwards…

eye anatomy original


IRIS Pigmented tissue lying behind cornea that (1) gives color to the eye, and (2) controls amount of light entering the eye by varying size of black pupillary opening; separates the anterior chamber from the posterior chamber.
CORNEA
PUPIL
LENS
SCLERA
CILIARY BODY
CHOROID
OPTIC NERVE
MACULA
RETINA
VITREOUS