The First and Only IPL FDA Approved for Dry Eye Management
Lumenis Optima IPL is a revolutionary treatment that gently and effectively treats your dry eye symptoms with maximal safety and comfort.
Delaware Eye Surgeons offers this safe and precise procedure for patients who desire a comfortable and effective therapy to manage dry eye disease. IPL is an Intense Pulsed Light technology that provides immediate relief, treats the root cause of the problem and improves dry eye.
Before and After: Visibly Improved Signs of Dry Eye*
Leading professionals around the world trust Lumenis IPL and it is FDA approved for dry eye management. Over 85% of skin and eyelid inflammation patients suffer from inflammatory ocular conditions such as dry eye. Lumenis energy-based treatments are performed by our authorized optometrists.
Break the Dry Eye Cycle of Inflammation:
Dry eye management is elevated with Lumenis’ patented Optimal Pulse Technology (OPT™) and user-centered design. With every pulse of light, this first-of-its-kind light-based treatment works to control the inflammatory process and to improve signs of dry eye disease due to MGD. Peer-reviewed clinical studies show that Lumenis IPL with OPT addresses the dry eye vicious cycle of inflammation*:
- Decreases the level of pro-inflammatory mediators to inhibit inflammation3,4
- Alleviates the abnormal blood vessels that perpetuate inflammation5,6
- Decreases the population of Demodex mites, which stimulate infection and boost bacterial
load on the eyelids7
- Restores meibomian gland morphology and functionality4,8
- Increases tear breakup time9
What to Expect From Optima IPL Treatment
Each OptiLight session takes about 15 minutes, so you can easily integrate OptiLight into the workflow. With just 4 comfortable sessions, OptiLight is an essential tool in your dry eye toolkit.
If dry eye is hindering you from the activities you love, we are here to help. Please contact Delaware Eye Surgeons to schedule your appointment for a dry eye assessment.
What People Are Saying About Optima IPL Treatment
As a pilot, having dry irritated eyes is unacceptable. Drops provided a temporary solution but putting drops in my eyes all day was a big inconvenience. After a few treatments with Lumenis Optima IPL my vision was back to normal. I have recommended the treatment to all my coworkers who suffer from the same problem.Josh Bauer, Commercial Pilot
I felt excruciating scratching pain every time I blinked. My doctor said I was suffering from dry irritated eyes, yet none of the drops and treatments provided a solution. I finally found relief with Lumenis Optima IPL treatmentCharlene Tilton, Actress, TV show Dallas