Author: Dr Sachin Bawa

Most people are used to the convenience of being able to book an appointment with an eye specialist to keep their eyes healthy. It's as easy as typing "eye specialist Johannesburg" and sending an email. But taking care of your eyes goes beyond the occasional...

Eye infections occur for different reasons, but for the most part, they are caused by bacteria, viruses or fungi that invade the eyeball or its surrounding area. The common points of infection include the cornea (the transparent front surface of the eye) and the conjunctiva...

The cornea is the transparent, outer layer of the human eye. It functions as a barrier against dirt, germs, and any other thing that could damage your eye. It also plays a vital role in vision. When light enters your eye, it is bent by the...