Gland blockages can be removed and gland function can be restored with LipiFlow. Through advances in the application of vectored thermal pulsation (VTP) technology, the LipiFlow treatment is administered with no pain, right in our office.
Individually sealed devices called activators are placed around the eyelids. A gentle "massaging" coupled with the precise delivery of heat is applied removing gland blockages and reactivating gland function. The treatment is designed so the eyeball is protected.