“Shelter in Place” Closure – March 17th – April 7th
In compliance with the Santa Clara County’s “Shelter in Place” mandate for COVID-19, our office will be closed 3/17/2020-4/7/2020. If you have an urgent eye care need, please visit Santa Clara Valley Medical Center or your nearby urgent care facility.
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Are you tired of dealing with dry and scratchy eyes?
Do you find yourself frequently rubbing your eyes?
Do you often wake up with red, irritated eyes?
These symptoms are extremely common, and constitute what is known as Dry Eye Syndrome. One of the root causes of Dry Eye Syndrome is blocked meibomian glands. There are dozens of meibomian glands in each eyelid, and each gland is...Read More
Do your eyes feel scratchy, gritty, or dry all the time? Are you constantly putting eyedrops in your eyes to keep them moist?
Does computer work, reading, or driving make it even worse?
You might have what they call evaporative dry eye. This happens when the water in your tears evaporates faster than normal, due to an insufficient lipid (oil) layer on the tear film.
That is what causes your...Read More
Each year, nearly 50 percent of the annual 2.5 million eye injuries occur at home; that’s more injuries than occur in school and at the work place – combined. From cleaning and cooking to mowing and repairing, eye injuries occur every day while performing routine activities. When completing these daily tasks in and around the home, we often become complacent and do not take proper...Read More
The eyes certainly are windows to the soul, and if you know anything about eyes or windows, you are aware that they come in many different tints and colors!
Most commonly, you see brown, blue, or hazel eyes when you look at the people around you, but some people, whether it be luck or a medical condition, wind up with a really cool and rare eye color. What are the rarest eye colors and how do...Read More