It is important to treat all ocular allergies before and after eye surgery. Once patient achieve excellent vision after eye surgery, they often dismiss eye comfort due to the excitement of great vision. It is important to continue to treat any itching or watering for several reasons. A primary concern is eye irritation that may instigate eye rubbing that could lead to complications. A secondary and equally important concern is ocular comfort. We want all patients to enjoy clear and comfortable vision for the rest of their lives.

If you have a defined seasonal allergy period, like cedar here in Austin, consider talking to us about preventative medicines that can blunt or eliminate all allergy symptoms during acute allergy season.