Red eyes are a common problem we can all relate to, and nobody wants their eyes to look red, sore, and tired. Although usually short-lived, red eyes can be attributed to various lifestyle choices, like poor diet, including dehydration, sleeping habits, as well as pollen and smoke. There are literally countless variables that can lead to sore and red eyes, but some are more serious requiring a visit to Beyond 2020 Vision Specialists. There are situations like Conjunctivitis (pink eye), subconjunctival hemorrhage, and Blepharitis where red eyes are a symptom, and they all require a more thorough exam.
Here are a few additional cases when scheduling an appointment is even more important: