Our medical team is made up of world-renowned physicians, who are at the forefront of medical eye research. Many of the breakthroughs in understanding eye problems and their treatment have been developed at Columbia.
When it comes to diagnosing and treating retinopathy of prematurity (ROP), timing is everything. ROP, a condition that is common among prematurely born or low-birth weight infants, is one of the most common causes of childhood vision loss. Columbia Ophthalmology ROP screening program focuses on closely tracking every at-risk infant.