Patient reviews for Doctors for Dry Eyes in Bangalore
Anurag D Desai's review for Dr. B V Ashalata
I had taken my daughter for a regular eye check up. Doctor was very professional and made her feel very comfortable Read more reviews
Prudhvi's review for Dr. Nagendra Babu Pogula
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Dry Eyes are caused by inadequate moisture and lubrication in the eyes. In some cases dry eyes may be acute and temporary, while in some cases it may be a chronic and progressive condition. Common symptoms of dry eye syndrome are:
• Stinging or painful eyes
• Light sensitivity
• Itching and gritty sensation
• Feeling of the presence of dirt or foreign body in eye
• Blurring of vision
HOW IS DRY EYES DIAGNOSED?
An ophthalmologist would conduct various tests such as visual acuity and the measurement of the concentration and the rate of production of tears to diagnose and treat dry eyes.
HOW IS DRY EYES TREATED?
The primary approaches used to manage and treat dry eyes include adding tears using over-the-counter artificial tear solutions, conserving tears, increasing tear production, and treating the inflammation of the eyelids or eye surface that contributes to the dry eyes.
DID YOU KNOW?
A person with a dry eye may have excess tears running down the cheeks, which may seem confusing. This happens when the eye isn't getting enough lubrication. The eye sends a distress signal through the nervous system for more lubrication.