There can be many different causes for dry eyes. That’s why we fully examine your unique case of dry eyes to tailor a treatment plan to you. Before recommending a treatment plan, we fully evaluate your eyes to determine the root cause of your dry eyes. This includes a full history to identify risk factors.
Before recommending a treatment plan, we fully evaluate your eyes to determine the root cause of your dry eyes. This includes a full history to identify risk factors and a full evaluation of your eyelids, ocular surface, and tear film. Based on this evaluation, we determine the most effective management plan.
Several studies have shown a well-balanced diet to be especially beneficial for eye health. Certain nutrients and vitamins can even help in the treatment of eye conditions, including dry eyes. Omega 3’s are especially beneficial for those with dry eyes. Fish, like salmon, sardines, and mackerel, are a good source of omega 3s, as are walnuts and flaxseed. Omega 3 supplements are another way to get more of the nutrients you need.
IPL or intense pulsed light therapy is an in-office treatment designed to reduce inflammation linked to dry eye disease. This non-invasive procedure uses light energy to eliminate some of the factors contributing to inflammation, like irregular blood vessels. By treating the inflammation at the source, IPL allows the eye to produce a healthier tear film, which alleviates the dry eye symptoms.
At Westpoint Optical, we put your family’s requirements first. Converse with us about how we can assist you with keeping a sound vision. Call us today:(905-488-1626) or Visit Our Store to discover our eye test arrangement accessibility. or then again to demand a meeting with one of our Brampton eye specialists.