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Dr. Min Kyu Shin
Dry eye syndrome
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BGN Eye Hospital Busan
Busan, South Korea
729 Gaya-daero, Buam-dong, Busanjin-gu, Busan, South Korea
Dr. Min Kyu Shin is an ophthalmologist with medical expertise in dry eye syndrome and is currently working at BGN Eye Hospital in Busan. Dr. Min Kyu Shin is a medical professional who has specialized training and experience in the diagnosis and treatment of dry eye syndrome, also known as keratoconjunctivitis sicca. This condition occurs when the eyes do not produce enough tears or when the tears are not of the proper consistency to lubricate the eyes effectively. Dry eye syndrome can cause a range of uncomfortable symptoms, including itching, burning, redness, and sensitivity to light. It can also lead to blurred vision and damage to the surface of the eye if left untreated. Dr. Min Kyu Shin conducts a thorough examination of the patient's eyes, including a review of their medical history and any medications they are taking that may be contributing to the condition. Dr. Min Kyu Shin may also perform specialized tests to measure tear production and the quality of the tears. Based on the evaluation, Dr. Min Kyu Shin may recommend a range of treatments to help manage the symptoms of dry eye syndrome. These may include: Eye drops or ointments to lubricate the eyes and relieve dryness. Prescription medications to reduce inflammation or stimulate tear production. Punctal plugs, which are small devices inserted into the tear ducts to help retain tears in the eyes, Lifestyle changes, such as increasing water intake or using a humidifier, can help prevent dryness. In some cases, Dr. Min Kyu Shin may recommend more advanced treatments, such as intense pulsed light therapy or amniotic membrane transplantation, to address more severe cases of dry eye syndrome. Dr. Min Kyu Shin can also provide personalized care and treatment to help patients manage their symptoms and improve their quality of life.