Astigmatism Treatment East Providence RI

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S Deborah Murphy, MD
(401) 431-1119
450 Veterans Memorial Pkwy Ste 504
East Providence, RI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Va Commonwealth Univ, Med Coll Of Va Sch Of Med, Richmond Va 23298
Graduation Year: 1974

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Xiaoqin Lu, MD
Providence, RI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Vermont
Graduation Year: 2002

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Dr.Elliot Perlman
(401) 272-2020
150 E Manning St # 150
Providence, RI
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Harvard Med Sch
Year of Graduation: 1973
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Hospital: St Annes Hospital, Fall River, Ma
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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4.3, out of 5 based on 6, reviews.

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John Peter Donahue, MD
(401) 272-2020
150 E Manning St
Providence, RI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Co Sch Of Med, Denver Co 80262
Graduation Year: 1994
Hospital
Hospital: St Annes Hospital, Fall River, Ma
Group Practice: Rhode Island Eye Institute

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Paul E Beade, MD
(508) 676-3411
Providence, RI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Brown Univ Program In Med, Providence Ri 02912
Graduation Year: 1994

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R Josef Hofmann, MD
(401) 272-2020
150 E Manning St
Providence, RI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Nacl Auto De Mexico, Fac De Med, Mexico Df, Mexico
Graduation Year: 1960

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Richard Girard Bryan, MD
(401) 272-2020
150 E Manning St
Providence, RI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Baylor Coll Of Med, Houston Tx 77030
Graduation Year: 1995

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Thomas Philip Lang, MD
(401) 331-3000
150 E Manning St
Providence, RI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians And Surgeons, New York Ny 10032
Graduation Year: 1984
Hospital
Hospital: Miriam Hospital, Providence, Ri
Group Practice: Rhode Island Eye Institute

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Y Jacob Schinazi, MD
(401) 421-9433
265 Waterman St
Providence, RI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Ibrahim Pasha Univ, Fac Of Med, Cairo, Egypt (915-01 After 1/1971)
Graduation Year: 1958

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Joseph L Dowling Jr, MD
(401) 272-2020
150 E Manning St
Providence, RI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Languages
Portuguese, Spanish, Chinese
Education
Medical School: Tufts Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02111
Graduation Year: 1950
Hospital
Hospital: Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Ri; Miriam Hospital, Providence, Ri
Group Practice: Rhode Island Eye Institute

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Astigmatism Symptoms And Treatment

Astigmatism is an irregular curvature of the corneal surface of the eye. Instead of being round or spherical, like a basketball, the corneal surface is longer in certain axes, like a football. In eyes with astigmatism, light rays are not bent normally as they enter the eye, preventing the formation of one image at a single point. Most people have some degree of astigmatism, but severe cases can be associated with diseases such as keratoconus or corneal scarring.

Symptoms You May Experience:

You might notice that your vision is blurred when looking at objects either near or far without glasses or contact lenses. In some cases, astigmatism can be associated with headaches or eyestrain...

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