What is Sjogren’s Syndrome?

ADVICE FROM A LICENSED OPTOMETRIST What is sjogren’s syndrome Sjogren’s Syndrome is an autoimmune disease that attacks the salivary and the tear glands – causing a persistent dry eye condition. During a flare-up, patients may experience dry, red, and irritated eyes from a lack of adequate tear production. Treatment for dry eyes resulting from Sjogren’s […]

Learning more about Dry Eyes

ADVICE FROM A LICENSED OPTOMETRIST Learning more about Dry Eyes Tear production is a necessary part of a healthy eye, producing lubrication and clear vision for the front of the eye. Each time you blink, your tears produce a tear film that keeps the surface of the eye moist and protected. A dry eye condition […]