Reading an eye chart mounted or projected on a wall is a standard part of every visit to the optometrist today, but it wasn't always that way. Centuries ago, practitioners struggled to measure vis ...View Article
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At Eyes on Henry, our team has worked with thousands of men, women, and children suffering from eye allergies. We know how important healthy eyes are to your life, and we want you to know our experienced team is here to help.
Are you noticing any of the following issues with your vision? They could be eye allergy symptoms:
You may also experience additional symptoms such as sneezing, coughing, a sore throat, and a runny nose.
Understanding the root cause of your eye allergies is key to finding an effective solution. The most common allergens (substances which cause an allergic reaction in your body) include:
Like other types of allergies, a person can grow into or develop an eye allergy over time, although this shouldn't be considered a "normal" part of aging, and often occurs alongside other chronic health conditions such as an autoimmune disease. This explains why some people experience eye allergy symptoms without ever having had them before. On the other hand, people may be born with certain genetic predispositions for eye allergies.
When our Spartanburg optometry team consults with someone suffering from eye allergy symptoms, the first thing we do is complete a thorough eye examination and run a variety of tests which can help us determine the allergy trigger. This allows us to determine your unique triggers and subsequently address the underlying factors as well as treat or manage your symptoms.
Based on the results of our examination, we can then provide a variety of individualized treatments, which may include:
Do you believe you're suffering from eye allergy symptoms? Contact Eyes on Henry today to consult with a Spartanburg optometrist. To schedule an appointment or to learn about our comprehensive vision and eye care services, call 864-585-0208.