To make an appointment, call 314-362-3937.
Washington University neuro-ophthalmologists offer expert care for complex neurological disorders as they affect the visual system.
Our neuro-ophthalmologists treat conditions such as:
- Brain tumor
- Inflammatory diseases of the eye socket
Damage to the nerve can result from a variety of causes, including:
- Drug overdoses
- Exposure to toxins in the environment
- Damage to the nerve itself
- Bacterial and viral infections
Neuro-ophthalmologists have experience dealing with a variety of patients with disease in the eye socket or nerves that control the eye muscle. Some of the conditions treated include:
- Visual migraine
- Optic atrophy
- Optic neuritis
- Pituitory ademona
- Ischemic optic neuropathy
To learn more about neuro-ophthalmology visit the Ophthalmology department website.