Dry eye treatment is a vital aspect of maintaining good eye health and preventing discomfort and irritation. Dry eye occurs when the eyes are not producing enough tears, or the quality of tears is poor. Symptoms can include itchiness, redness, burning sensations, and blurred vision. There are several different dry eye treatments available, including artificial tears, medications, and lifestyle changes. It's essential to speak with your eye doctor to determine the best course of action for your specific symptoms and circumstances. Proper treatment for dry eye can help improve comfort, prevent further damage, and preserve your vision.
There are also advanced dry eye treatments available for more severe cases, such as OPTilight IPL, intense pulsed light therapy, which uses a special light to stimulate the glands in your eyes that produce tears.
OptiLight is a light-based treatment that uses precise, intense broad spectrum light to address signs of dry eye disease due to meibomian gland dysfunction (MGD). MGD is the most common cause of dry eye disease, accounting for about 86% of cases. The treatment addresses inflammation, which is one of the key underlying factors in MGD. OptiLight was specifically developed to reach the delicate contours of the treated area safely, effectively, and gently using the OPT™ technology. Together with other available treatments, such as Meibomian gland expression, artificial tear lubricants, and warm compresses, OPTilight is a bright solution for dry eyes.
Call or text us (918) 743-6334 to schedule a dry eye consult to determine if you are a candidate for OPTilight, a bright solution for dry eye disease.