Glaucoma is a complex disease in which damage to the optic nerve leads to progressive, irreversible vision loss. Glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness.
Glaucoma is often called "the sneak thief of sight" because it has no symptoms until significant vision loss has occurred. In this article, Dr. Radhakrishnan discusses the symptoms of glaucoma. Read More »
Everyone is at risk for glaucoma. However, certain groups are at higher risk than others.