Due to inclement weather, all Eye Consultants of Atlanta Offices will not open until 12:00PM, with exception of snellville which will open at 10:00AM, October 29,2020.
Eye Consultant Atlanta’s team will be calling all patients with an appointment this morning to help you reschedule.
On occasion, inflammation of the optic nerve is related to a condition known as Optic Neuritis. This is a condition that is sometimes, but not always, related to Multiple Sclerosis. This typically presents with an acute painful loss of vision that is most common in young females. In most instances, follow up studies with an MRI and often times, full neurologic evaluation with lumbar puncture is necessary to determine long time treatment. Acutely, intravenous steroids may be helpful.
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