Dry eyes / Watering eyes archive

Dry eyes or watering eyes can often be a sign of something more serious in your eyes. There are many different eye conditions that involve these symptoms. We offer many treatments for dry or watering eyes at Clinica London. The treatments range from simple eye drops to surgery. For these purposes, we have our own Dry Eye Clinic and Tears Clinic to ensure you get the best treatment.

To find out which treatment would be best for your condition, it is important that you see an ophthalmologist. Ms Jane Olver is the dry eyes and watering eyes specialist at Clinica London.

Blogs about Dry eyes / Watering eyes

Is your eye watering or feeling dry?

It may seem more of an inconvenient, frustrating problem rather than a serious issue but if it reduces you to tears, then it's time to sort it out. If a patient complains of a constantly watering eye, there is more than one possible cause. It may be because of a narrowed tear duct, or dry eyes, which can cause the body to react by over-producing tears. Alternatively, the problem could be down to an imbalance between the two. Whatever the cause, we can treat this troublesome condition at Clinica London.

By |2018-09-27T16:47:27+00:00September 28th, 2018|Dry eyes / Watering eyes, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Is your eye watering or feeling dry?

My eyes feel dry all the time. They feel like they have grit in them.

Dry eyes is a common cause of foreign body sensation and grittiness. It is more common in air-conditioning, particularly with extended computer screen use. Air-conditioning can be troublesome to your eyes when you are in taxis, aeroplanes and cars where it can be very intense, feel fresh and cool.

By |2018-07-18T16:32:49+00:00July 6th, 2018|Dry eyes / Watering eyes|Comments Off on My eyes feel dry all the time. They feel like they have grit in them.

“I would like to stop my eye discharge”

With hay fever rife this summer, you might think that icky discharge seeping out of your eye is nothing too serious. And in most cases you would be right. A discharge can develop for a number of reasons, most of which will resolve quickly. But you would be unwise to turn a blind eye; one particular bacterial cause is considered to be a medical emergency that could ultimately lead to the loss of your eye. So why take a chance? Our team of experts at Clinica London are on hand to advise you and treat your eye condition.

By |2018-06-26T10:25:16+00:00June 28th, 2018|Conjunctivitis, Dry eyes / Watering eyes, General Eye Conditions|Comments Off on “I would like to stop my eye discharge”

How do I know I have a corneal abrasion?

Corneal abrasions are minor but very painful scratches to the surface of the eye that we see frequently. They can easily be caused by a baby's fingernail, for example, or by rubbing your eye when something gets into it, among other reasons. They can leave you feeling extremely uncomfortable but, with the help of an experienced ophthalmologist, you can get the correct diagnosis and swift remedial treatment.

By |2018-06-18T12:32:32+00:00June 18th, 2018|Dry eyes / Watering eyes, General Eye Conditions|Comments Off on How do I know I have a corneal abrasion?

How to know if you have conjunctivitis

With summer in our sights the temperature is rising and so, too is the pollen count. If your eyes are red, swollen, sticky and itchy, you might be tempted to think that your symptoms are down to hay fever. But beware. If, in fact, you're suffering from conjunctivitis you should consult an ophthalmologist without delay. In most cases, it is easy to treat conjunctivitis but, in rare cases, the condition can become sight-threatening.

By |2018-06-12T15:55:19+00:00May 31st, 2018|Conjunctivitis, Dry eyes / Watering eyes, General Eye Conditions|Comments Off on How to know if you have conjunctivitis

Burning eyes may be dangerous to your eyesight

People may joke about one's ears burning but when it comes to burning eyes, it is much more serious matter. Burning eyes can result in vision loss or even the loss of your eye and the condition requires urgent medical attention.

By |2018-06-12T12:58:06+00:00May 12th, 2018|Dry eyes / Watering eyes, General Eye Conditions|Comments Off on Burning eyes may be dangerous to your eyesight

10 questions answered about why your eye is burning

Having a burning eye or burning eyes can be very scary and the initial thing you will think is that there is something seriously wrong with your eyes and that your vision may become permanently damaged. First of all relax, take stock and think. Why is that your eye is burning?

By |2018-04-25T09:44:19+00:00April 27th, 2018|Dry eyes / Watering eyes, General Eye Conditions|Comments Off on 10 questions answered about why your eye is burning

Get your burning eye looked at sooner rather than later

The symptom of burning eyes is very often indicative of dry eyes. Although dry eyes are a serious eye condition appropriate treatment is available if you get your burning eye looked at sooner rather than later.

By |2018-05-17T15:35:54+00:00April 26th, 2018|Dry eyes / Watering eyes, General Eye Conditions|Comments Off on Get your burning eye looked at sooner rather than later

Blurred vision from dry eyes

Do you ever notice that if you have been working intensely with your computer, that you are sitting closer and closer to it and a combination of the glare from the light and the dryness of the room causes you to close up your eyes and for your vision to blur? Getting blurred vision from dry eyes is very common.

By |2018-04-25T09:33:55+00:00April 25th, 2018|Dry eyes / Watering eyes, General Eye Conditions|Comments Off on Blurred vision from dry eyes