Autologous Serum

Autologous serum eye drops dry eye Aegis by Abraham Eye Associates Optometrist

Discover the personalized relief offered by autologous serum eye drops for dry eye at Aegis by Abraham Eye Associates. Made from a patient's own blood serum, these drops provide a natural and effective solution for managing dry eye symptoms.

Benefits of Autologous Serum Eye Drops:

  • Natural Composition: With no additives or preservatives, autologous serum eye drops are well-tolerated and less likely to cause adverse reactions.
  • Enhanced Bioavailability: The drops deliver essential growth factors and nutrients directly to the ocular surface, promoting tissue repair and reducing inflammation.
  • Personalized Treatment: Each batch of autologous serum eye drops is customized to the individual patient's needs, ensuring optimal efficacy and tailored treatment.

Considerations for Autologous Serum Eye Drops:

  • Preparation Process: Autologous serum eye drops require drawing a small amount of the patient's blood and processing it to isolate the serum components, necessitating specialized equipment and trained personnel.
  • Storage and Stability: Proper storage is essential to maintain the stability and efficacy of autologous serum eye drops, typically requiring refrigeration and having a limited shelf life compared to commercial eye drops.
  • Cost: While effective, the preparation of autologous serum eye drops and associated processing fees may result in higher costs compared to traditional eye drop treatments.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):

How are autologous serum eye drops prepared?

These drops are prepared by drawing a small amount of the patient's blood, separating the serum components through centrifugation, and diluting it with sterile saline.

What conditions can autologous serum eye drops treat?

They are commonly used to treat severe dry eye syndrome, ocular surface disorders, and corneal epithelial defects that do not respond to conventional treatments.

Are autologous serum eye drops safe?

Yes, they are generally safe and well-tolerated, containing natural components found in the patient's own blood serum.

How often should autologous serum eye drops be used?

The frequency of use and dosage may vary depending on the severity of the patient's condition and the recommendations of their healthcare provider.

Experience personalized relief from dry eye symptoms with autologous serum eye drops at Aegis by Abraham Eye Associates. Contact us to schedule a consultation with our experts to explore whether this natural and effective treatment option is right for you.

 

 

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