Offering Dry Eye Relief That Works!
Dry eye, also known as dry eye disease, is a common condition that occurs when the eye doesn’t produce enough tears to stay hydrated. This causes dry, gritty eyes which can be frustrating and uncomfortable. Your eye doctor can treat and eliminate your irritating dry eye symptoms so you can live your best life!
- Monday: 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
- Tuesday: 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
- Wednesday: 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
- Thursday: 9:30 AM - 7:30 PM
- Friday: 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
- Saturday: 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM
- Sunday: Closed
Stony Plain, AB T7Z 2W7
Dry Eye Symptoms
People with dry eye experience symptoms that range from mild to severe and tend to negatively impact their quality of life. Common dry eye symptoms include:
● Burning, stinging, or scratchy sensation in the eyes
● Redness or bloodshot eyes
● Light sensitivity
● Blurred vision, especially when reading or using a computer
● Stringy mucus in or around the eyes
● Eye fatigue or discomfort after prolonged use of digital devices
● A sense of having something in the eye
● Difficulty wearing contact lenses
What Causes Dry Eye?
A dry eye occurs when tears evaporate too quickly or the eyes do not produce sufficient tears. This condition can be caused by a variety of factors:
● Hormonal changes
● Certain medications
● Environmental conditions
● Health conditions (i.e. autoimmune disease)
● Old age (common in people over 50)
● Gender (women are affected by dry eye more than men)
We Accept Most Vision Insurance
Our optometrists in Stony Plain are proud to offer advanced technology in a professional, friendly environment. Our team of experienced eye doctors and friendly eye care staff are here to care for all your vision needs including comprehensive eye exams, contact lens fittings, and diagnosis and treatment of eye diseases (from conjunctivitis to glaucoma).
We provide high-quality eyewear, prescription glasses, and contact lenses. We look forward to discussing your eye health and vision needs and providing you with the best eye care in and around Stony Plain
And many more! If you do not see your plan listed here, please give us a call at one of our Stony Plain offices and we would be happy to assist you. Our staff is also always available to answer any questions regarding your benefits.
Abdo Kattan, O.D. Our optometrist in Stony Plain, Alberta. We offer a full range of eye health services to clients of all ages – all with personalized attention and a smile. In our eye care clinic, every patient is treated warmly and effectively. Individualized attention is the foundation of our care, to ensure that your eyes remain healthy. We’re dedicated to optimizing your vision!