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LipiFlow Patient Video

What to Expect During the LipiFlow Treatment The following describes what you will experience during the LipiFlow® treatment: 1. The treatment will begin with you either resting in a reclined chair or lying comfortably on a table in a procedure room. 2. 1-2 drops of a mild anesth
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Lipiflow for Dry Eye

Evaporative Dry Eye Instability of the tear film from an inadequate lipid layer is the cause of most dry eye. Artificial tears provide only temporary relief. Stressors like low humidity, wind, and smoke induce excessive evaporation in patients with meibomian gland dysfunction. Until n
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LipiFlow for Evaporative Dry Eye with Dr. Lewis

LASIK patient The video above tells the story of a LASIK patient with evaporative dry eye who underwent TearScience’s LipiFlow treatment with Dr. James Lewis. Most dry eye patients, especially those who fail Restasis, suffer from meibomian gland dysfunction. Lipiflow is one of t
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Animated description of the LipiFlow system

The LipiFlow method uses heat in a 12 minute pressure profile to remove blockages in the meibomian glands. By heating the glands from the inside, blockages are liquified. Gentle pressure is applied from outside the lid from the base of the gland to the gland opening removing blockage
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