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DRY EYE TREATMENT AT Envision Ghent Optometry


During a dry eye examination at our eye care center in Norfolk, we will recommend dry eye treatments tailored to treat your symptoms and provide lasting relief. We are dedicated to ensuring that you enjoy clear and comfortable vision so that you can live your best life. Whether you have chronic dry eye or a recent dry eye issue, we have the right treatment plan for you.

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Norfolk Dry Eye Treatments

 

Envision Ghent Optometry has some of the most cutting-edge and advanced technologies to quickly and effectively test for dry eye syndrome.

Among our treatments for dry eye syndrome, the most typical treatments start with medicated eye drops, anti-inflammatory drops, or a heated compress. Occasionally, tiny devices called punctal plugs are inserted into the eye’s tear duct to prevent moisture from draining out of the eye. These plugs increase the moisture level for long-term relief.

Let Dr. Nathalie Cassis and the talented, experienced staff help get you started on the path to real long-term relief from dry eye.

Check out our practice’s dry eye treatments below.


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    Meibomian gland dysfunction is a common cause of dry eye, which can cause your eyes to feel itchy and gritty. Heat therapy helps clear blockages in the meibomian glands, thus relieving dry eye symptoms.
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    Are your eyes chronically red or itchy? It could be dry eye syndrome. If over-the-counter eye drops aren’t giving you the relief you need, punctal plugs may be the answer.
  • MiBo Thermoflo Thumbnail.jpg
    Are your eyes red? Do they feel gritty or burn? If so, you may have dry eye syndrome. MiBo Thermoflo can offer you the relief you seek. Read on to learn more.
  • Autologous Serum Eye Drops Thumbnail.jpg
    If you suffer from dry eye syndrome and have yet to find the best solution for you,  Autologous Serum Eye Drops may be the answer. Below, learn more about what they are and how they can relieve your eyes from dryness.
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    Do your eyes sting, burn or feel scratchy? If so, you may be experiencing dry eye.  Consult your eye doctor, who will diagnose the problem and prescribe the best treatment.
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    Hot compress eye masks provide relief to those suffering from dry eye disease and can also be used to treat blepharitis and meibomian gland dysfunction.
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    The TearCare System is the latest treatment on the market that offers relief to those with meibomian gland dysfunction (MGD), dry eye, and blepharitis.
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    Mild to moderate dry eye symptoms can be relieved at home with the use of warm eye compresses. They are easy to make and can also be purchased at drugstores.
  • TrueTear for Dry Eye Treatment Thumbnail.jpg
    TrueTear is a new technological device that provides immense relief to those with severe dry eye conditions by prompting tear ducts to emit the much-needed tears for excellent eye health.
  • Blephex for Blepharitis thumbnail.jpg
    BlephEx is a technological device that provides powerful and effective treatment for blepharitis Read on to learn how this treatment method can provide you with the relief you need.  
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    The iLux device allows an eye care professional (ECP) to view the eyelid margin through the magnifier, then warm the eyelid tissue within a therapeutic target range to melt the meibum blocking the orifices.
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    LipiFlow is an effective doctor-led procedure for Meibomian Gland Dysfunction (MGD), a major cause of Dry Eye Syndrome. The device applies warmth and gentle pressure to the meibomian glands, liquefying the oil blockage.
  • Lumenis Optima IPL
    Envision Ghent Optometry offers a revolutionary treatment for skin and eyelid inflammation, which in many cases is the cause of your ocular problem.