Astigmatism Treatment West Springfield MA

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Bradley Scott Foster, MD
(413) 732-2333
171 Interstate Dr
West Springfield, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Cornell Univ Med Coll, New York Ny 10021
Graduation Year: 1992
Hospital
Hospital: Mercy Hospital, Springfield, Ma; Baystate Med Ctr, Springfield, Ma; Massachusetts Eye And Ear Infi, Boston, Ma
Group Practice: New England Retina Consultants

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Theodore Edward Hoffman, MD
(413) 739-4544
975 Elm St
West Springfield, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Yale Univ Sch Of Med, New Haven Ct 06510
Graduation Year: 1956

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Dennis M Robertson, MD
(413) 794-5084
759 Chestnut St (H)
Springfield, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 1960

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Richard Sheldon Luftman, MD
(413) 734-6414
299 Carew St Ste 301
Springfield, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: New York Univ Sch Of Med, New York Ny 10016
Graduation Year: 1974
Hospital
Hospital: Mercy Hospital, Springfield, Ma; Baystate Med Ctr, Springfield, Ma
Group Practice: Total Family Eye Care

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Brian K Bredvik, MD
300 Stafford St
Springfield, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Massachusetts
Graduation Year: 1993

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David Diran Agahigian, MD
(413) 732-2333
171 Interstate Dr
West Springfield, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ct Sch Of Med, Farmington Ct 06032
Graduation Year: 1985
Hospital
Hospital: Baystate Med Ctr, Springfield, Ma
Group Practice: Greenfield Eye Ctr

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James Stanley Rosenthal, MD
(413) 736-7900
780 Chestnut St Ste 19
Springfield, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: New York Univ Sch Of Med, New York Ny 10016
Graduation Year: 1980

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Dr.ANDREW LAM
(413) 732-2333
3640 Main St # 201
Springfield, MA
Gender
M
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Steven Jared Covici, MD
(413) 737-7300
125 Liberty St Ste 308
Springfield, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Northwestern Univ Med Sch, Chicago Il 60611
Graduation Year: 1993

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Dr.Gregory Faust
(413) 739-7367
300 Stafford Street #212
Springfield, MA
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Cornell Univ Med Coll
Year of Graduation: 1986
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Hospital: Mercy Hospital, Springfield, Ma
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
4.5, out of 5 based on 2, 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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