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Mask Required, Temperature Check & Hand Sanitizing Upon Entry. Please see our COVID-19 Safety Response page for more information.
 
If you are feeling unwell, or have been exposed to anyone with COVID-19 within the last 14 days, please stay home and schedule a COVID-19 assessment.
COVID-19 SAFETY: All visits to our locations are by appointment only. Please book your appointment online or by phone. Mask Required, Temperature Check & Hand Sanitizing Upon Entry. Please see our COVID-19 Safety Response page for more information.
 
If you are feeling unwell, or have been exposed to anyone with COVID-19 within the last 14 days, please stay home and schedule a COVID-19 assessment.

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.

    Dry Eyes
    Itchy Eyes
    Burning Sensation
    Excessive Tearing
    Uncomfortable Contact Lenses
    Vision fluctuation

    Dry Eyes, itchy eyes, excessive tearing
    dry eye diagram

    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.

    DIAGNOSIS

    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)

    Our doctors perform other personalized tests as needed on a case by case basis.

    DON'T SUFFER ANY LONGER!
    BOOK YOUR APPOINTMENT NOW!