Dr Jeany Johnson O.D.

Treatable Conditions

Dry Eyes: Dry eye syndrome is a condition in which a person’s tears so not have adequate lubricant or moisture to nourish their eyes. Tears help maintain the health of the front surface of the eye and to provide clear vision. Dry eye a chronic condition that can be present in all ages. However,it is more commonly seen among adults over the age of 60. 

Dry eye is usually self-diagnosable where an individual’s eyes have become red, inflamed, and of course dry. An individual may also experience sensitivity to light and scarring to the front surface of the eye. 

infection, direct injury to the eye, corneal drying and exposure, contact lens misuse, or over wear. 

Iritis: ritis is inflammation that affects the colored portion around the pupil (iris). This can be caused by blunt trauma to the eye or other diseases such as ankylosing spondylitis, Reiter syndrome  sarcoidosis, inflammatory bowel disease, and psoriasis.