Optical Coherence Tomography [ OCT]
Subtle changes in the retina and cornea can affect the vision tremendously which is why special tests such Optical Coherence Tomography [ OCT], and Corneal Topography are needed.
Optical coherence tomography (OCT) is useful in diagnosing many eye conditions, including:
- Macular hole;
- Macular pucker;
- Macular edema;
- Age-related macular degeneration;
- Central serous retinopathy;
- Diabetic retinopathy;
- Preretinal membranes.
- Glaucoma, OCT is often used to evaluate disorders of the optic nerve.