Dry Eye and Therapy
Dry eyes is a syndrome that affects a large number of people. Research shows that allergies are associated with dry eye. Dry eye symptoms are more pronounced and frequent during allergy season.
Some of the common symptoms of dry eye experienced by patients are:
- Sensitivity to bright light
- Red eyes
- Feeling of some substance in the eye
- Itchy and scratchy eye
- Stinging sensation around the eye
- Eye fatigue
- Blurred vision
Diagnosing dry eye
The initial step towards diagnosing dry eye is by getting a comprehensive eye exam. The exam would test you for dry eye and the screenings will allow to determine if dry eye or some other condition is present. Once the dry eye is detected, we will recommend a course of treatment.