Take Care of Your Eyes: Dry Eye

Watch this video to learn more about dry eye and treatments that our optometrists can provide for you.

 

 

Treatment of Dry Eyes

There are many treatments available for patients suffering from dry eye. These include:

  • Using over-the-counter artificial tear solutions for patients with a mild case of dry eye
  • Taking nutritional supplements high in omega-3 fatty acids
  • Prescription eye drops or ointments
  • Warm compresses and lid massage
  • Eyelid cleaners to help decrease inflammation around the surface of the eyes
  • Punctal plugs
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