Dry Eyes Treatment

Dry eyes can be caused by different triggers, it is crucial to identify the cause for it to be effectively treated. Its causes include:

  • LASIK
  • Environmental conditions (air con, dusty, smoky environment etc)
  • Hormonal changes
  • Tear gland dysfunction
  • Poor contact lens material
  • Medications
  • Tear film instability
  • Tear film layer deficiencies
  • Systemic conditions (rheumatoid arthritis Sjogren’s syndrome etc)
  • Age

People with dry eyes can experience different sensations which include:

  • Dryness
  • Stinging
  • Burning
  • Pain
  • Redness
  • Itch
  • Tired eyes
  • Cannot open eyes in bright light
  • Inconsistent blurry vision

Eye drops may seem the most reasonable approach to dryness but it only relief symptoms for a few seconds, it does not eliminate the cause.

Talk to us and come for a consultation to determine the cause of your dry eyes. We will advise different treatment plans accordingly!