Definition of ophthalmological in US English:

ophthalmological

adjective

  • See ophthalmology

    • ‘Scientists are learning more about how diabetes affects the cardiovascular, renal, nervous, and ophthalmological systems.’
    • ‘Full ophthalmological assessment can help narrow the differential diagnosis.’
    • ‘I work in an ophthalmological surgery center.’
    • ‘Hence, clinical guidelines suggest that these patients have a baseline ophthalmological evaluation and periodic monitoring.’
    • ‘As an aside, the report does not indicate whether any underlying eye disease was fortuitously diagnosed by the ophthalmological referrals.’

Pronunciation

ophthalmological

/ˌäfTHəlməˈläjəkəl/