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Kenton Dean Nofsinger, MD
(303) 340-4600
750 Potomac St Ste 223
Aurora, CO
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1978

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Stephen Eugene Kesselman, MD
(303) 751-1272
1550 S Potomac St Ste 240
Aurora, CO
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Umdnj-New Jersey Med Sch, Newark Nj 07103
Graduation Year: 1972

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Thomas John Wescom, MD
2550 S Parker Rd Ste 40
Aurora, CO
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med, Omaha Ne 68198
Graduation Year: 1997

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Jeffrey Lynn Olson, MD
1675 North Ursula
Aurora, CO
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Co Sch Of Med, Denver Co 80262
Graduation Year: 1999

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Jane Bronwyn Bateman, MD
(720) 848-2500
PO Box 6510
Aurora, CO
Specialties
Ophthalmology, Medical Genetics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians And Surgeons, New York Ny 10032
Graduation Year: 1974

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James Russell Burcham III, MD
(303) 340-4600
750 Potomac St Ste 223
Aurora, CO
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mo, Columbia Sch Of Med, Columbia Mo 65212
Graduation Year: 1975
Hospital
Hospital: Presbyterian -St Lukes Med Ct, Denver, Co
Group Practice: Burcham Eyecare Ctr

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Leverett Lamson Chapin, MD
(602) 972-6377
1144 Quari St
Aurora, CO
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Co Sch Of Med, Denver Co 80262
Graduation Year: 1957

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Eric M Hink, MD
Aurora, CO
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Colorado Med Ctr
Graduation Year: 2004

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Philip P Ellis, MD
(720) 848-5029
1675 Ursula St
Aurora, CO
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Baylor Coll Of Med, Houston Tx 77030
Graduation Year: 1948

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Suzanne M Falkenberry, MD
Aurora, CO
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Wisconsin
Graduation Year: 2004

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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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