Patients in the Wilmington, NC area who are dealing with dry eye on a regular basis know how uncomfortable it can be. However, with the help of a medical professional, many men and women are able to find relief. Fortunately, Dr. Brian Groat and his team at Cape Fear Cataract and Cornea are pleased to provide a definitive diagnosis and effective treatment for dry eye patients.
What is dry eye?
Dry eye is a sometimes temporary, sometimes chronic, condition that impacts the eyes. Patients with dry eye will often experience itching, blurring, and redness of the eye, making simple daily tasks uncomfortable. Many patients will find that their eyes are dry and itchy when trying to use the computer, drive, or when wearing contacts. At Cape Fear Cataract and Cornea, Dr. Brian Groat and his team are dedicated to providing patients with a proper diagnosis using sophisticated screening tools and treatments to combat and even eliminate dry eye for some patients.
What are the benefits of working with Dr. Brian Groat for dry eye diagnosis and treatment?
There are many reasons why patients choose Cape Fear Cataract and Cornea to help them deal with chronic dry eye. Our team can:
- Eliminate symptoms. With the use of professional treatment, many patients who struggle with excess tearing, blurry vision, and red, itchy eyes can find a treatment that alleviates or even eliminates these side effects.
- Provide safe and simple therapies. Most treatment options for dry eye are non-invasive, gentle, and simple, eliminating the need for surgical procedures.
- Help patients with dry eye enjoy wearing contacts again. Many contact wearers with dry eye find it to be almost impossible to wear them for extended periods of time. Treating dry eye can improve comfort when wearing contact lenses all day long!
- Improve your quality of life. When patients find a treatment for dry eye that works for them, they can enjoy long-term relief and an improved quality of life.
Learn more about dry eye
If you experience dry eyes as a more chronic problem, it might be time to see a doctor to get a proper, thorough evaluation and definitive diagnosis. Dr. Brian Groat of Cape Fear Cataract and Cornea is here to help those who live in the community of Wilmington, NC. Call (910) 769-4590 to request an appointment at the office, conveniently located at 1915 South 17th Street, Ste #101.