Archive for the ‘Dry Eyes’ Category

Get Relief from Dry Eye Today

Monday, June 18th, 2018

Everyone’s eyes occasionally feel gritty or uncomfortable. But for some people, the dry, scratchy sensation is an ongoing problem. Dry eye syndrome occurs when the eyes do not produce enough tears to keep the eyes properly lubricated, or the tears it produces are of poor quality.

Bochner Eye Institute is committed to treating people with dry eye and helping them overcome the constant discomfort. In fact, we founded the Dry Eye Clinic, one of the first clinics of its kind in North America. Housed in our Toronto practice, the team at the Dry Eye Clinic focuses on identifying the cause of patients’ dry eye problems and offering customized solutions. (more…)

Can LASIK Cause Dry Eyes?

Monday, June 12th, 2017

shutterstock_308975768Everyone experiences a bout of dry eyes every so often, but it is more common in laser vision correction patients. Some studies show that up to half of all LASIK patients experience symptoms of dry eye syndrome after surgery. While these symptoms are temporary, they can be challenging and uncomfortable.

Here, the team at Bochner Eye Institute explains the correlation between LASIK and dry eyes, and explains what can be done to soothe the discomfort. (more…)