What do I do if I Scratch my Eyes?

How to Treat a Scratched Eye See your optometrist immediately if you scratch your eye. If you're in a lot of pain, are having any trouble seeing or are worried about your eye, go to the emergency room. Most corneal abrasions and eye scratches are minor and will heal on their own in a [...]

2019-04-03T09:26:01+02:00April 29th, 2019|Eyecare, Offers|

Why does it feel like I have something in my Eyes?

Why does it feel like I have something in my Eyes? If it feels like something is rubbing against your eyes when you blink it is called a foreign body sensation (FBS). It can be caused by a number of different things. Although it could be caused by a particle on the surface of [...]

2019-04-02T17:42:36+02:00April 15th, 2019|Eyecare, General|

Why do I have Crusty Eyelids?

Crusty eyelids or eyelashes occur when discharge from the eye dries on the lids and lashes. Crusty Eyelid or Eyelashes may be associated with: Blepharitis Blocked Tear Duct Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye) e.g. Blocked Tear Duct A blocked tear duct is when the eye’s drainage system for tears is either partially or completely obstructed. Tears [...]

2019-04-02T17:36:34+02:00April 8th, 2019|Eyecare, General|

Why do I have Bloodshot Eyes?

With blood in the eye, there is the appearance of settled blood or bleeding in the front, visible part of the eye. Blood in Eye may be associated with: Black Eye Blepharitis Conjunctivitis ("Pink Eye") Corneal Laceration Corneal Ulcer Fungal Keratitis Glaucoma Herpes Keratitis Hyphema Subconjunctival Hemorrhage e.g. Pink Eye. Conjunctivitis is often called [...]

2019-03-29T09:19:50+02:00April 1st, 2019|Eyecare, General|