General Eye Problems

Common Eye Problems

Dr. Ing specializes in oculoplastics, strabismus and neuro-ophthalmic problems.  These webpages are provided as a convenience to our patients who might have other eye problems.  Patients are advised to consult with their own eye doctor to see how relevant this information is to their particular problem. 

Suggested websites for general ophthalmic information include the Canadian Ophthalmic Society webpages, the Mayo Clinic webpages and the American Academy of Ophthalmology eyeSmart webpages.

Some of the more common problems presenting in the general clinic or emergency clinic are listed below.


Near sightedness (Myopia), Far sightedness (Hyperopia), Astigmatism, Presbyopia, Refractive Error

Contact Lenses

Iritis (click to left of General Eye Problems)


Macular Degeneration

Diabetes and the Eye

Flashes & Floaters (click to left of General Eye Problems)