Conjunctivitis Treatment Andalusia AL

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Marnix Heersink 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
 
Dae Yong Song, MD
(334) 874-8787
1100 Medical Center Pkwy
Selma, AL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Yale Univ Sch Of Med, New Haven Ct 06510
Graduation Year: 1986

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Dr.Norman Pahmeier
(334) 347-4018
100 Professional Ln # A
Enterprise, AL
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio
Year of Graduation: 1991
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Mark Allen Kassels, MD
(256) 381-2020
1111 S Raleigh Ave Ste 900
Sheffield, AL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Emory Univ Sch Of Med, Atlanta Ga 30322
Graduation Year: 1990
Hospital
Hospital: Carraway Methodist Med Ctr, Birmingham, Al; Helen Keller Hosp, Sheffield, Al
Group Practice: Tennessee River Eye Clinic

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John Fortin MD
Eye Institute Of The South
(334) 222-7281
Po Box 867
Andalusia, AL
 
Dr.Andrew Mays
(205) 824-2100
1009 Montgomery Highway
Birmingham, AL
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Al Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1991
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Hospital: Brookwood Med Ctr, Birmingham, Al
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Ralph Z Levene, MD
(205) 824-2100
1009 Montgomery Hwy Ste 201
Birmingham, AL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Manitoba, Fac Of Med, Winnipeg, Man, Canada
Graduation Year: 1950

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Keith A Williamson, MD
Pell City, AL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Alabama - Birmingham
Graduation Year: 2001

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Dr.James Kimble
(205) 933-2625
1201 11th Ave S # 300
Birmingham, AL
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Co Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1971
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Hospital: Cooper Green Hosp, Birmingham, Al
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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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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