Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis
At Engle Eyewear Inc., we want our patients in Wilkes Barre, PA, and the surrounding areas, to have access to high-quality care from our optometrist. That's why we offer treatment for various eye diseases including Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis (GPC). If you're suffering from GPC, we can provide eye disease management, contact lenses, and hard-to-fit contacts to help you see clearly. Below is everything you need to know about GPC and how we can help!
What is Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis (GPC)?
Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis is an eye condition in which the inner layer of the eyelid becomes inflamed. This can lead to redness, itching, tearing, and a gritty feeling in your eyes. It usually occurs when contact lenses are worn for extended periods or if they are not cleaned and stored properly. Other signs of this include:
- Blurry vision
- Uncontrollable blinking
- Excessive mucus production
How We Can Help
At Engle Eyewear Inc., we understand the importance of providing quality eye care to those suffering from GPC. Our optometrist is experienced in helping patients manage this condition, relieving their symptoms, and improving their vision.
We offer a variety of treatment options including:
- Hard-to-fit contacts: Some types of contact lenses can be difficult to fit, but our optometrist is experienced in fitting these lenses and providing you with the best vision possible.
- Contact lens management: We offer comprehensive contact lens care including cleaning, storing, and replacing them as needed.
- Eye disease management: Our optometrist can provide personalized advice on how to manage GPC, so you can feel comfortable and have clear vision.
- Medications: We also offer medications to help reduce inflammation and other symptoms associated with GPC.
It's vital to seek proper follow-up care to ensure that your condition is being managed correctly. Our optometrist can provide regular check-ups and monitor the progress of your treatment so you can have clear vision and relief from symptoms.
If you or a loved one in Wilkes Barre, PA, are suffering from Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis, contact Engle Eyewear Inc. today to learn more about our treatments and how we can help.
Schedule Your Eye Care in Wilkes Barre, PA
At Engle Eyewear Inc., we are committed to providing the best eye care possible for our patients in Wilkes Barre, PA, and the surrounding areas. If you or someone you know is suffering from GPC, contact us today to schedule an appointment! We look forward to helping you see clearly!