Conjunctivitis Treatment Andalusia AL

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John Fortin MD
Eye Institute Of The South
(334) 222-7281
Po Box 867
Andalusia, AL
 
Joshua Driver OD
Atmore Vision Ctr
(334) 493-2991
604 N Main St
Opp, AL
 
John Stanley Morgan, MD
(205) 933-6888
700 18th St S Ste 511
Birmingham, AL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1987
Hospital
Hospital: Cooper Green Hosp, Birmingham, Al; Callahan Eye Foundation Hosp, Birmingham, Al
Group Practice: Michael A Callahan & Assoc

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Adelle Bernice Sperling, MD
(205) 871-3208
111 Yorkshire Dr
Birmingham, AL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Al Sch Of Med, Birmingham Al 35294
Graduation Year: 1956

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Catherine E Coward, MD
(601) 362-7576
Fairhope, AL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med, Jackson Ms 39216
Graduation Year: 1988

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Marnix Heersink MD
Eye Institute Of The South
(334) 222-7281
Po Box 867
Andalusia, AL
 
Kali B Cole, MD
Birmingham, AL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Oklahoma
Graduation Year: 2003

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Dr.Edward Abernathy
(205) 221-4705
Medical Center Drive
Jasper, AL
Gender
M
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
2.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Samuel Wayne Taylor Jr, MD
(205) 933-2625
1201 11th Ave S Ste 300
Birmingham, AL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Al Sch Of Med, Birmingham Al 35294
Graduation Year: 1990
Hospital
Hospital: Cooper Green Hosp, Birmingham, Al; Bradford Health Services At Bi, Birmingham, Al
Group Practice: Retina Specialists Of Alabama

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James Orlis Powell, MD
(205) 591-2311
840 Montclair Rd Ste 722
Birmingham, AL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Al Sch Of Med, Birmingham Al 35294
Graduation Year: 1967

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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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