Vision of Neurological Disorders 1 of 2
A variety of neurological disorders, such as multiple sclerosis, can affect a person's eyesight. This program looks at how problems related to the brain and nervous system can be related to vision, and covers approaches to diagnosis and treatment.
Part one of this two-part program addresses the following topics:
- What is neuro-opthalmology?
- Multiple sclerosis (MS)
- Visual symptoms of MS
- Optic neuritis
- Vision changes with optic neuritis
- MRIs for MS
- Optic nerve damage
Dr. Robert Shin, a neuro-ophthalmologist at the University of Maryland Medical Center. Dr. Shin is also an associate professor of neurology and ophthalmology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine.
This page was last updated: January 25, 2013