We offer advice and relief for this very common eye problem. Our specialist lead optometrist Sarah Farrant is a national expert and international lecturer in dry eye and watery eye and can diagnose and treat the range of ocular conditions that result in your dry and watery eye symptoms. She also has the prestigious role of Tear Film and Ocular Surface Society UK Ambassador.
We assess your tear profile and develop a tailored management plan to treat and relieve your symptoms and reduce the damage to your eyes caused by the condition.
The typical symptoms you may experience with dry or watery eyes include:
- Burning, stinging or itching
- Gritty feeling
- Irritation from wind or smoke
- Blurred or smeary vision
- Tired eyes
- Red eyes
- Excessive watering
- Light sensitivity
- Contact lens discomfort
The symptoms are often worse first thing in the morning or later in the evening and can be exacerbated by driving, computer use or air conditioning.