Chronic Dry Eye is a disease that can be caused by advanced age, contact lens wear, certain medications, eye diseases, other medical conditions, or environmental factors.
Chronic Dry Eye is sometimes called dry eye disease or dry eye syndrome. It is also known by the medical name keratoconjunctivitis sicca.
Many patients have a type of Chronic Dry Eye that is caused by decreased tear production due to inflammation. Dr. Taroyan can perform tests that will help determine whether you have this type of Chronic Dry Eye and if you need prescription treatment.
At Omni Eye Care Center, Dr. Taroyan specializes in diagnosing and treating dry eye disease. For your comprehensive dry eye examination, please call us at (972) 985-7888.