Southwood Eyecare

Dry Eye Therapy in Calgary

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Do Not Let Your Eyes Dry Out

Approximately 30% of Canadians suffer from symptoms associated with dry eyes, which can create difficulties and distractions during many common tasks. But our eye doctors can help.

Our practice can provide numerous therapies for dry eyes, depending on the specific factors of your case. Visit us today and get started on the road to relief.

A Detailed Look at Dry Eye

Eyes that feel dry occasionally are normal, but eyes that are constantly dry and itchy are not. Chronic dry eye disease happens when your tears cannot lubricate your eyes correctly. This normally occurs because the eyes stop producing enough tears, or the quality of the tears they produce drops.

What Do Dry Eyes Feel Like?

Symptoms of dry eye may include:

  • Burning, itching, or redness
  • Foreign body sensation (the feeling that small particles or objects are stuck in the eyes)
  • Frequent eye watering (as the eyes attempt to compensate for dryness)
  • Eye fatigue (even after sleep)

The following factors can increase your risk for dry eye:

Dealing with Dry Eye

Our eye doctors might suggest one or more of the following therapies for your dry eye symptoms:

Say Goodbye to Dry Eye

Dry eyes do not have to be an everyday challenge. Please contact our practice to learn more about how we can help alleviate your symptoms.

Come See Us

We have plenty of convenient parking in the Southwood Corner shopping centre at the junction of Southland Drive & Elbow Drive.

Our Address

  • 160-10233 Elbow Drive SW
  • Calgary, Alberta T2W 1E8

Contact Us

Hours of Operation

  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday: 9:00 AM 5:30 PM
  • Wednesday: 9:00 AM 5:30 PM
  • Thursday: 9:00 AM 6:30 PM
  • Friday: 9:00 AM 5:30 PM
  • Saturday: 10:00 AM 3:00 PM
  • Sunday: Closed

Our Services

Comprehensive Eye Exams

The best thing you can do for your visual health is to get regular eye exams. Our thorough exams include detailed explanations of all tests, plus advanced diagnostic imaging.

Relief From Dry Eye

Our dry climate combined with the digital reality of many people’s working lives makes irritating dry eye symptoms incredibly common among Calgarians. Learn how we can help you find relief.

Contact Lens Fittings

Your eyes deserve fresh-feeling, comfortable contacts that deliver impeccable vision. Allow our optometrist to help you find the optimal fit and prescription for your unique eyes.

Prescription Eyewear

Gorgeous frames? Check. Flawless lenses? Check. Find your new favourite glasses in our optical boutique.

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