Astigmatism Treatment Knoxville TN

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Dr.Gary Gitschlag
(865) 521-7998
2100 W Clinch Ave # 400
Knoxville, TN
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Wayne State Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1976
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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3.8, out of 5 based on 9, reviews.

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John Charles Hoskins, MD
(865) 588-0811
1124 E Weisgarber Rd Ste 207
Knoxville, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphis Tn 38163
Graduation Year: 1971
Hospital
Hospital: Baptist Hosp Of East Tenn, Knoxville, Tn; Univ Of Tenn Mem Hospital, Knoxville, Tn
Group Practice: Southeastern Retina Assoc

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Stephen Lee Perkins, MD
(865) 588-0811
1124 E Weisgarber Rd Ste 207
Knoxville, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Duke Univ Sch Of Med, Durham Nc 27710
Graduation Year: 1995
Hospital
Hospital: Baptist Hosp Of East Tenn, Knoxville, Tn; Univ Of Tenn Mem Hospital, Knoxville, Tn
Group Practice: Southeastern Retina Assoc

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Leslie B Cunningham, MD
(423) 584-0905
1124 E Weisgarber Rd Ste 100
Knoxville, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med, Jackson Ms 39216
Graduation Year: 1982

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Lori Lebow, MD
Knoxville, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Gary Norman Gitschlag, MD
(865) 521-7998
2100 W Clinch Ave Ste 400
Knoxville, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wayne State Univ Sch Of Med, Detroit Mi 48201
Graduation Year: 1976

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John T Dawson, MD
(865) 546-1464
930 Emerald Ave Ste 510/St Mary's Prof Bldg
Knoxville, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1985

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Vickas Khemsara, MD
(800) 443-2688
1124 E Weisgarber Rd Ste 104
Knoxville, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio, San Antonio Tx 78284
Graduation Year: 1997

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nicholas gray anderson, MD
(865) 588-0811
1124 E. Weisgarber
knoxville, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Languages
english
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphi
Graduation Year: 1950

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Kenneth L Raulston Jr, MD
(865) 546-7140
St Mary's Prof Bldg Suite 711
Knoxville, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphis Tn 38163
Graduation Year: 1962
Hospital
Hospital: St Marys Health System, Knoxville, Tn
Group Practice: Center For Sight

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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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