typically caused by injury or trauma to the eye or head. Retinal detachment is a condition in which the retina pulls away from it's underlying tissue layer.
The result of Retinal Detachment is a progressive loss of ones peripheral vision and eventual loss of one's central field of vision, often resulting is complete blindness.
Alabama Eye Bank is now Advancing Sight
After 50 years of impacting donors and recipient families around the world, Alabama Eye Bank is proud to say we’re still focused on purpose. Alabama Eye Bank is becoming ‘Advancing Sight Network’ as we grow our services. Our commitment is to deliver the highest quality tissue possible, whether it be to transplant surgeons, research entities, hospitals, or overseas partners.