Dry Eye Care

Chart Showing a Healthy Eye Compared to One With Dry Eye
 

Symptoms

  • Redness
  • Burning
  • Blurry Vision
  • Tearing
  • Increased risk of eye infection, scarring of cornea, causes difficulty wearing contact lenses.

Causes of Dry Eye

  • Age
  • Medications
  • Dry Climate
  • Allergies
  • Autoimmune Conditions

Treatments

  • Artificial Tears
  • Lubricating Ointments
  • Use of humidifier in dry climates.
  • Insertion of tiny plugs in tear duct to decrease drainage of tears from surface of eye.
  • RESTASIS: helps increase your natural ability to produce tears; works by decreasing inflammation due to chronic dry eye

Contact Us

Morristown Eye Consultants
261 James Street
Suite 3E
Morristown, NJ 07960

973-984-3937Map of Our Location