One of the most prevalent ocular conditions that patients face is ocular surface disease. Ocular surface disease is one of the factors that contributes to dry eye syndrome. Some of the common symptoms of dry eyes are sandy/gritty eyes, tearing, redness, irritation, or foreign body sensation.

Dr. Ruiz can help with treating dry eye syndrome in patients with the following treatments:

-Punctal Plugs

-Medication management such as restasis, xiidra, or anti-inflammatory medications

-OTC remedies such as heat masks or artificial tears

Please ask Dr. Ruiz about possible treatment options if you are experiencing symptoms of dry eyes.