We offer the latest and most advanced over-the-counter lubricants as well as the latest in prescription eye drops, which include Restatsis, Azithromycin, Prednisolone (all preservative-free).
We also offer specialised compounded eye drops that are not available through normal pharmacies.
A short course of high strength steroid eye drops is often a great way to kick-start your treatment by dealing with inflammation. Once the inflammation has settled, other treatment strategies can be applied.
Sometimes, eye drops alone are not enough to control the inflammation underlying dry eyes. Special kinds of antibiotic (Doxycycline or Azithromycin) may be prescribed for a course of weeks to months. These drugs act on your dry eye from the inside, softening the secretions of the eyelids and allowing the tear film to return to normal.
Blink rehabilitation involves a program retrains eye muscles to blink fully and more regularly. This can bring a rapid improvement in symptoms.
Lid hygiene regimes (lid-scrubs, warm compresses) as used to clear blepharitis and improve oily tear-gland function
Nutrition and Supplements
Omega 3 oils and micronutrients can provide much-needed support to dry eye sufferers. We provide high quality probiotics and supplements as well as specific recipes for those who prefer to incorporate omega 3s into their diet.