DRY EYES, ITCHY EYES, IRRITATION
or EXCESSIVE TEARING?
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Dry Eye Syndrome
Pay attention to Dry Eye symptoms. If left untreated it may become so severe that it interferes with work and normal daily activities. If you are experiencing any of these symptoms, please consult one of our optometrists.
Uncomfortable Contact Lenses
What Causes Dry Eyes?
Life style, age and gender can contribute to dry eyes. Staring at tablets and computer screens, daily exposure to air conditioning, wind, smoke and dry climates are the major causes. Long term use of contact lenses, refractive surgery and some medications can worsen the dry eye syndrome symptoms.
We Use State Of The Art Equipment
The OCULUS Keratograph® 5M
The OCULUS Keratograph® 5M is an advanced corneal topographer with a built-in real keratometer and a color camera optimized for external imaging. Unique features include examining the meibomian glands, non-invasive tear film break-up time and the tear meniscus height measurement and evaluating the lipid layer.
The I-PEN® Tear Osmolarity System
I-PEN®, the world’s first, hand-held, point-of-care, solid state electronic diagnostic device to detect and indirectly measure the elevated tear film osmolarity levels associated with mild, moderate and severe Dry Eye Disease.
- Quantitative measurement of osmolarity
- Quick and none invasive
- Accurate and reliable results for dry eye assessment and grading
- Uses Single-Use-Sensors (SUS)