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Eye conditions & treatments

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Eye Health

Your eye health is important. By ensuring you attend regular eye checkups, making positive changes to your lifestyle, and including plenty of nutrients and vitamins for eye health in your diet, you can minimise your risk of common eye conditions.

When you choose us for treatment, you can rest assured that you will receive the highest quality treatment and care. Vision Direct has a worldwide reputation, with all of our surgeons holding accredited consultant positions at Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, working at the very top of their profession.

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Dry Eye

Dry eye known medically as keratoconjunctivitis sicca or keratitis sicca, is a condition where there is a problem with the production of tears.

Symptoms

Usually eyes feel irritated, scratchy, dry and uncomfortable. Eyes may be red and there may be a burning sensation, or it may feel as if there is something in the eye like grit or an eyelash. Sometimes there may be periods of blurred vision but these normally go away after a short while or on blinking. Sometimes eyes may water too much and often eyes won’t actually feel dry but you may notice that there are no tears when you are upset or when peeling onions.

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