Peter Hibberd, M.D., is a doctor whose advice is based on more than 28 years of hospital outpatient and inpatient experience. He is an experienced emergency medicine physician, surgeon, and consultant. Dr. Hibberd is certified by the American Board of Emergency Medicine. He is also a fellow and active member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, an active member of the American College of Emergency Physicians, and a member and fellow of the American Academy of Emergency Medicine. Dr. Hibberd has earned numerous national and international professional certifications, memberships, and awards.

Any Suggestions For Dry Eyes Associated With Sjogrens Syndrome?

Monday, 19 July 2010 11:11 AM

Question: Any suggestions for dry eyes associated with Sjogrens syndrome?

Dr. Hibberd's Answer:

Sjogrens syndrome is an autoimmune condition usually treated with specific topical and oral medications. Dry eyes are treated with artificial tears available from your pharmacy, but prescription preparations, such as lacriserts, are available from your physician.

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