Conjunctivitis Treatment Alamogordo NM

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Christopher J Seekings, MD
(505) 434-1200
1124 10th St
Alamogordo, NM
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Albany Med Coll, Albany Ny 12208
Graduation Year: 1969

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Michelle S Yang, MD
(505) 437-9900
923 9th St Ste B
Alamogordo, NM
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Northwestern Univ Med Sch, Chicago Il 60611
Graduation Year: 1991

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Wallace Robert Sanders, MD
Cloudcroft, NM
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1956

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Donald Ham MD
Ruidoso Eye Clinic
(505) 434-1200
1124 10Th St
Alamogordo, NM
 
Richard William Sonntag, MD
(505) 292-7994
10433 Montgomery Pkwy LP NE Ste 100
Albuquerque, NM
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Temple Univ Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19140
Graduation Year: 1964

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Adam Z Ahmadi, MD
Alamogordo, NM
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Howard University
Graduation Year: 1999

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Donald James Ham, MD
(505) 434-1200
1124 10th St
Alamogordo, NM
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Baylor Coll Of Med, Houston Tx 77030
Graduation Year: 1970
Hospital
Hospital: Gerald Champion Mem Hospital, Alamogordo, Nm
Group Practice: Alamogordo Eye Clinic Inc

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Jon Roger Hall MD
Alamogordo Eye Clinic Surgical
(505) 434-1200
1124 10Th St
Alamogordo, NM
 
Dr.Frank Wyant
(505) 842-6575
806 Dr M L King Jr Ave NE
Albuquerque, NM
Gender
M
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Nicholas Mario Mittica, MD
(651) 227-6634
1210 E 32nd St
Silver City, NM
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ, Philadelphia Pa 19107
Graduation Year: 1996

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Pink Eye, Conjunctivitis Eye Disorder Symptoms and Treatments

Conjunctivitis, aka "pink eye", is a very common condition characterized by inflammation of the conjunctiva. There are many causes, the most common of which can be grouped into two broad categories: microorganisms (viruses and bacteria, for example) and allergic reactions (medications and pollen, for example). A virus is the most common cause of pink eye.

Symptoms You May Experience:
Typical symptoms of conjunctivitis include redness of the eyes, tearing or discharge, general discomfort in the eyes, and the feeling that there is "sand" in the eye. In cases of allergic conjunctivitis itching is usually the major complaint, although other symptoms may also be present.

Examination: What Your Eye Doctor Will Look For:
The most common sign in pink eye is redness over the "whites" of the eyes. There are certain signs that help the eye doctor to determine the cause. For example, does the conjunctivitis involve one or both eyes? Viral or bacterial conjunctivitis usually starts with one eye and may or may not involve the other eye several days later. Is there clear fluid or discharge draining from the eye? Yellow-green discharge suggests that there may be a bacterial cause. Is there enlargement and tenderness of the lymph node just in front of the ear on the same side as the affected eye? This often occurs in viral conjunctivitis. Is there involvement of the cornea? Small areas of corneal involvement may indicate a viral cause and lead to sensitivity to light...

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