Tear Care

Tear Care in Seattle, WA

TearCare is a system that applies sustained direct heat to both the upper and lower eyelids. This device is used in the treatment of dry eye caused by Meibomian gland dysfunction.

  • It works by heating the tissues of the lids to melt the oils in the Meibomian glands. The oils are then expressed/cleared from the glands.

  • Effects can be noticed quickly, even over the course of 1 week

  • Effects are greatest when repeated every 6 months

  • Improves the health of your Meibomian glands

  • More information can be found here

Ask your doctor for more information on myopia management at your next visit!