In the About Keratoconus section of our website you'll be able to get all the information you need about this progressive eye disease.

What is Keratoconus?

This section explains what happens to the eye with keratoconus and how the disease itself progresses to affect your vision. It also summarizes the treatments that are available to patients.

About the Eye

Learn how the different parts of the eye function to give you vision.

Causes of Keratoconus

To date, researchers have not been able to determine a single cause of keratoconus. Find out more about the various theories, which include genetics, hormones, and environment.

Symptoms of Keratoconus

This section discusses the initial symptoms caused by the eye disease, as well as the symptoms experienced in the later stages.


Get answers to all the common questions related to keratoconus.

Living with Keratoconus

Help prepare yourself for some of the challenges associated with living with the disease.


Read about keratoconus research examing the cause and treatment of this eye disease.