What is Dry Eye?
This is a condition where tears don’t function as they should do – the normal function of tears is to keep the surface of the eyes wet & lubricated.
What can Cause Dry Eyes?
The eyes are not producing sufficient tears
The tears produced are of a poor quality
The tears evaporate faster than they should
What are the symptoms?
Eye pain sensation
Blurring of vision
Gritty eye sensation
Contact lens discomfort
Irritation from wind/smoke
David Spicer Optometrists offer a specialised Dry Eye Clinic that can investigate specific dry eye symptoms in more detail than be covered in a standard sight test and recommend appropriate treatments and remedies.