What is dry eye?

When eye does not produce tears properly it result in dry eye, or when the tears are not of the correct consistency and evaporate too quickly. In addition, inflammation of the surface of the eye may occur along with dry eye. If left untreated, this condition can lead to pain, ulcers, or scars on the cornea, and some loss of vision. However, permanent loss of vision from dry eye is uncommon. Dry eye can make it more difficult to perform some activities, such as using a computer or reading for an extended period of time, and it can decrea

FAQ: Some Basic Question

I have mosquitoes "floating around in my eye. Should I be worried? Spots and floaters are usually harmless but it is very important to rule out the retinal tears /holes through complete eye examination. Can long hours of computer work affect the health of eyes? Computer work cannot damage your eyes .It only causes strain and dryness which can be controlled easily by proper prescription glasses and small breaks/frequent blinking Am I a suitable candidate for LASIK? LASIK is very effecti