My eye hurts

Subepithelial infiltrates (SEI). SEIs generally occur after viral keratitis, but are also found in blepharitis and contact lens-related hypersensitivity.   White blood cells from the limbal vasculature are drawn into the avascular cornea. What is Inflammation? Inflammation is the body’s response to protect tissues and organs. It is an efficient response caused by injury, infection, autoimmuneContinue reading “My eye hurts”

When Contact Lenses Harm Your Eyes

Q:   How can contact lens wear be a risk? A:  Contact lenses are considered a medical device, which can put you at risk for serious eye infections  Q:  Why does a contact lens prescription have a specified expiration date? A:  Because the doctor must evaluate the health of your eye, to make sure that contactContinue reading “When Contact Lenses Harm Your Eyes”