Eye Basics and Anatomy
Have you ever been to the doctor and learned about a certain part of your health, only to get home and forget what you learned?! It happens to us all. Next time you cannot recall information about your eye you can come here and find the answers.
The cornea provides most of the eyes power to bend light.
The pupil regulates the amount of light that enters the eye.
The iris controls the size of the pupil to regulate the light entering the eye.
The iris also forms the separation between the anterior and posterior chambers
Light hitting the retina is sent to the brain and converted to vision.
Consists of both rods and cones.
Composed almost exclusively of cones.
Maintains the shape of the eye.
Fibrous outer layer.
Supplies blood vessels to nourish the layers of the eye