Many of us have sore, gritty eyes and it is easy to say it is just a fact of life and put up with these irritating and painful symptoms, but there is a better way and we can show you how.
Dry eye is a condition that causes discomfort, irritation and fluctuating vision. It needs to be taken seriously. There are three layers to the tear film, an important concept is that eye comfort is more than just having enough fluid or volume of tears bathing the cornea. The amount of oil in the tears is vitally important for great eye comfort and dramatically reducing dry eye symptoms.
There has been an explosion of information come out regarding this topic in recent times and new ideas and technologies to better manage it. Much more is known now about diagnosing and successfully treating dry eye.
Quality of life is often affected as the eyes are often red and gritty feeling. Fortunately, the solutions are often simple and can be easily managed at home with a little consistency and diligence.
If your current eye practitioner is not looking closely at your tear film it is time to see us.