Dry Eye Syndrome: Get the Facts on Treatment & Drops

From the Show: The Wizard of Eyes
Summary: Do you suffer from dry and itchy eyes?
Air Date: 4/4/16
Duration: 10
Host: Robert Abel, Jr., MD
Guest Bio: Mary Boname, OD
Mary BonameDr. Mary E. Boname is a graduate of Cornell University (B.S. Neurobiology & Behavior), Bucknell University (M.S. Biology), and The New England College of Optometry. Her concierge-like private practice, Montgomery Eye Care, is located in Skillman, NJ (four miles north of Princeton University). Dr. Boname has been a peer educator for Alcon, Abbott Medical Optics, Bausch & Lomb, Inspire Pharmaceuticals and Macuhealth. She is a contributing author for Review of Optometric Business Online and Optometric Management. As the C.E.O. of Ivy Eye Talk, L.L.C. she also educates her patients about isotonic nutritional supplements and genetic testing to help create a personalized plan for their ocular and systemic wellness.
    Dry Eye Syndrome: Get the Facts on Treatment & Drops
    There are over 23 million people in the United States suffering from dry eye.

    Scratch and itch no more.

    This condition affects men, women, and children. It is exacerbated by excessive computer work, caffeinated beverages, and medications commonly prescribed for hypertension, depression and allergies.

    Host of The Wizard of Eyes, Dr. Robert Abel, welcomes guest, Mary Boname, a phenomenal New Jersey physician who has explored  reasons why patients who present long-term symptoms never had a excellent treatment plan.

    Honesty is key to this dry eye story.