Why Would An Eye Doctor Order An Mri?

Although melanoma of the eye is rare it can sometimes be detected through an MRI it will lead to symptoms such as reduced eyesight, flashing lights and more.  

Source: website Soldiers who have been in combat and have suffered shrapnel injuries also need to get MRIs of their eyes. In some cases, shrapnel that entered through other areas of the body can move close to eyes and cause problems.