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Dr.David Wheeler
(503) 635-4436
3375 Southwest Terwilliger Boulevard
Portland, OR
Gender
M
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Hospital: Casey Eye Institute
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 3, reviews.

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John August Topinka Jr, MD
(503) 228-6681
1511 SW Park Ave Ste 100B
Portland, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology, Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med, Cincinnati Oh 45267
Graduation Year: 1964
Hospital
Hospital: Providence St Vincent Med Ctr, Portland, Or
Group Practice: Eye Clinic

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Prashanth Vallabhanath, MD
(503) 227-2020
1955 NW Northrup St
Portland, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mi Med Sch, Ann Arbor Mi 48109
Graduation Year: 1994

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Joseph Edmond Robertson Jr, MD
(503) 494-3056
3375 SW Terwilliger Blvd
Portland, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: In Univ Sch Of Med, Indianapolis In 46202
Graduation Year: 1978
Hospital
Hospital: Oregon Health & Science Univ H, Portland, Or; Legacy Good Samaritan Hosp And, Portland, Or; Providence St Vincent Med Ctr, Portland, Or
Group Practice: Casey I Physicians & Surgeons

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Rebecca Lew Armour, MD
Portland, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Mi State Univ Coll Of Human Med, East Lansing Mi 48824
Graduation Year: 2002

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Sandy Lifan Chen, MD
Portland, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, Davis, Sch Of Med, Davis Ca 95616
Graduation Year: 2000

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Richard Arthur Lalli, MD
Portland, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med, Portland Or 97201
Graduation Year: 1956

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Joseph Peter Meurer Jr, MD
(503) 223-8147
200 SW Market St Ste 120
Portland, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med, Portland Or 97201
Graduation Year: 1974

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Kerry Brent Hagen, MD
(503) 227-2020
1955 NW Northrup St
Portland, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med, Loma Linda Ca 92350
Graduation Year: 1984

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Dr.William Mathers
(503) 494-2745
3375 Southwest Terwilliger Boulevard
Portland, OR
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Stanford Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1973
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
4.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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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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