From ophthalmology, from Ancient Greek ὀφθαλμός (ophthalmos, “eye") + -λογία (-logia, “the study of"), from λόγος (logos).
Ophthalmologist Sentence Examples
A pediatrician, family doctor, ophthalmologist, or optometrist licensed to use diagnostic drugs uses drops that dilate the pupils and temporarily paralyze eye-focusing muscles to evaluate visual status and ocular health.
The optometrist or ophthalmologist needs to determine if a child's vision is prepared to handle reading, writing, and other close-up activities.
At the first signs of eye and vision problems, parents should consult their pediatrician, optometrist, or ophthalmologist.
Following our move to Devon we saw an ophthalmologist at Torbay hospital who said he thought Matthew had ocular albinism.
Ocular toxoplasmosis associated with HIV infection is a particular challenge to the ophthalmologist.