Dry Eye

Dry eye is very common in people over the age of 40. The symptoms of dry eye can include foreign body sensation, irritation, dryness, pain, and tearing. Some people may wake up in the morning with crusting of the lids, mucous in the tear film and a burning sensation in their eyes. This condition can range from mild to severe. There are many treatments that can relieve the symptoms of patients with dry eyes. Dr. Soares will conduct a thorough investigation for dry eyes and treat patients to get them comfortable again.