Eye Terms and Conditions

These are just some of the terms used to describe the conditions dealt with by orthoptists. If you have any further queries, just ask your orthoptist at your next visit to the eye clinic.

Accommodative Esotropia


Atropine treatment

Binocular vision

Esotropia (convergent squint)

Exotropia (divergent squint)

Diplopia (double vision)

Lazy Eye


Pseudo-strabismus (pseudo-squint)

Refractive Errors

Strabismus (squint)

Strabismus (squint) surgery