Diabetic Eye Disease

This information is useful for adults and older adults
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Why Yale Medicine?
  • Experts precisely diagnosing and treating eye diseases caused by diabetes
  • Team approach to treating diabetes and related eye conditions
  • Patients may be eligible to participate in clinical trials for new treatments

Here's yet another reason to carefully manage diabetes: It can cause a variety of eye diseases. One of them, diabetic retinopathy, is the leading cause of blindness in middle-aged Americans. 

Yale Medicine specialists make precise diagnoses of eye diseases related to diabetes. Some of them are deeply experienced in treating eye diseases and managing general health at the same time.