LipiFlow

As we enter into Summer full swing, Dry Eyes become a big concern with hotter weather, especially in San Diego. Being a desert state, it is sometimes hard for us to avoid the dry heat. This increases our use of blasting AC while in the car, and sleeping with windows open/fans on or AC’s on. The dry environment plus using air conditioning and fans to blow cooler air around us causes a major disruption in your eyes’ ability to stay lubricated. The use of eye drops is a very temporary relief that usually does not provide lasting comfort for dry eyes. Our office offers LipiFlow,Read More →

Dry Eye

We are hosting our first ever EyeLove Workshop focusing on the symptoms, signs, and treatment for Dry Eye Syndrome, also known as Meibomian Gland Disease. Date: Saturday, March 3rd Time: 9:00AM to 12:00 PM RSVP: drchinnoptom@gmail.com or (619)280-0664 The Symptoms: -Stinging -Burning -Irritation -Blurry Vision -Headaches -Itching -Tearing The Medical Details: -We will discuss in more detail at the Workshop. But there are multiple factors that contribute to the symptoms of dryness. Anything from daily behaviors to diet can affect the dryness of your eyes. Come learn about how you can reduce your risk of developing the symptoms of dryness.Read More →