Dry Eye Clinic

    • What is Dry Eye?

      What is Dry Eye?

      Dry eye is a term used to describe a group of conditions that result from inadequate wetting and lubrication of the eye. While millions of people worldwide experience dry eye, it is not always easy to diagnose and can easily be mistaken for other conditions such as infections and allergies. Dry eye is a multi-factorial disease of the tears and ocular surface that results in symptoms of discomfort, visual disturbance, and tear film instability with potential...Read More

    • Dry Eye Helpful Tips

      Dry Eye Helpful Tips

      Here are some helpful tips if you suffer from dry eye syndrome: 1. Wear sunglasses outside.  This will not only reduce the aggravating glare, but will provide a "windshield" to help block the drying wind effect.2. Stay hydrated - drink plenty of water and fluids.3. In your bedroom - add a humidifier and turn OFF the fans!4. Aim vents in cars away from your face.5. Take frequent "blink breaks" when using a computer.  When you concentrate on something like a computer...Read More