Red Eye & Emergency Care

There are several different causes of Red Eye including environmental factors, allergies, wearing contacts too often or in some cases infection.

Possible Red Eye Causes:

  • Dry eye
  • Allergies
  • Digital Eye Strain
  • Air pollution
  • Dry air
  • Wearing Contact Lenses
  • Conjunctivitis or Pink Eye
  • Chemical Exposure
  • Smoke
  • Exposure to UV light without sunglass protection
  • Chemical Exposure
  • Eye Trauma

Red eyes can also be caused by common eye problems, both minor and serious.

Minor eye problems:

  • Dry eyes
  • Eye allergies
  • Pink eye (conjunctivitis)
  • Contact lens wear
  • Digital eye strain

Serious eye problems:

  • Eye infections
  • Eye trauma or injury
  • Recent ey surgery (such as LASIK or cosmetic eye surgery)
  • Uveitis
  • Acute glaucoma
  • Corneal ulcer

Emergency Eye Care

Your vision is very important to us. If you are experiencing any of the following symptoms call us right away or proceed to the nearest hospital.

  • Vision loss
  • Corneal abrasion
  • Eye pain
  • Chemical contact
  • A sudden onset of floaters
  • Foreign object
  • Shower of flashes
  • Visual disturbances
  • Sudden, unrelenting blurring of your vision
  • Tunnel vision
  • Warped vision