Eye Pain---a form of pain that causes severe irritation in and around the eye, and is very uncomfortable. If you are undergoing a pain in the eye, it is always advised to seek medical help and visit an Ophthalmologist. While an Eye Pain can be acute or chronic, but the most common symptoms of Eye Pain are eye discharge, headache, burning sensation, blurry vision, itchy eye, and watery eye, among others.
HOW IS EYE PAIN DIAGNOSED?
Eye care specialists use a variety of tools to diagnose eye pain:
• A slit-lamp exam uses bright light to look into all the structures of the eye.
• Dilating drops expand the pupil to allow the doctor to see deep into the eye.
• A pressure-gauging instrument (tonometer) can detect high pressures caused by glaucoma.
HOW IS EYE PAIN TREATED?
If you are unsure of the cause behind the pain in the eye, it is best to visit the doctor and get your vision checked. Depending on the severity of the Eye Pain, doctors plan the treatment of the eye. In most of the cases, any form of Eye Pain is treated by giving eye drops or antibiotics but a milder form of pain can be easily treated at home. While Eye Pain is easy to cure, it can occur frequently and to avoid it, it is advised to visit a Homeopath or Ayurvedic Doctor to take proper care of the eyes.