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Eye allergies, also known as Allergic Conjunctivitis, are very common ocular conditions. They occur when the eye becomes irritated by allergens which leads to the production of histamines to combat the allergen. As a result the conjunctiva becomes red, itchy and swollen.

If it's allergy season, you're likely to suffer. But don't fret. We can help you! Give us a call to schedule your appointment and we can discuss the best course of treatment for your condition.

 

 

 

  • Red Eyes

  • Swollen Eyes/ Eye Lids

  • Itchy Eyes

  • Burning Sensation in the eyes

  • Tearing of the eyes

  • Gritty feeling

  • Sensitivity to light

Symptoms

What are Eye Allergies?

  • Pollen

  • Dust

  • Pet Dander

  • Mold Spores

  • Smoke

  • Cosmetics

  • Perfumes

  • Over the counter eye drops

 

Causes