What Is Dry Eye?
Aside from causing discomfort, dry eyes can also result in long term corneal damage. Dry eyes can be caused by inadequate tear volume or poor tear quality. Normally, tears refresh and lubricate the surface of the eye. In a patient with dry eyes, the eyes aren’t able to distribute tears uniformly, or the tears formed are evaporating too quickly. Dry eye is a chronic condition that requires treatment and monitoring.
Persons with dry eyes can experience some or all of the following symptoms:
At Bellemore Optometry, we offer dry eye therapy based on your individual needs and not a one-size-fits-all therapy. We perform a full dry-eye workup prior to starting therapy to determine appropriate therapy.
Bellemore Optometry offers a variety of dry eye treatment options to cater to your unique condition. Treatments include:
With two Windsor locations - Bellemore Optometry and Eyes on Tecumseh - we are ready to provide Tecumseh, Windsor, and surrounding areas with quality dry eye treatments. Book an appointment today.