Dry eye syndrome has several causes. It occurs: As a part of the natural aging process, especially among women over age 40. As a side effect of many medications, such as antihistamines, antidepressants, certain blood pressure medicines, Parkinson’s medications and birth control pills. Or, simply because you live in a dry, dusty or windy climate with low humidity.
COVID-19 UPDATE – Bridlewood Eye Care
Effective March 19 2020, we have cancelled all appointments until further notice. We will be contacting you to re-schedule these appointment once we have information on when we can re-open and that it is safe to do so.
In the meantime, we are available for emergency treatment such as trauma, foreign body removal, conjunctivitis, broken glasses, ordering contacts, etc. If you are unsure if your situation qualifies as an emergency, please feel free to contact us at 403-873-2123 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. For now, we are open M-F, 12-5pm.
Please do not go to the hospital or urgent care for emergencies without discussing with us first, unless it is a sight threatening emergency. Hospitals are not equipped to deal with ocular emergencies. You are our patients and our responsibility and we will take care of you.
We will continue to follow AHS guidelines. We are closely monitoring and ensuring that the health and well-being of our patients, staff and doctors remains at the forefront. Please continue to take care of yourself and each other.