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Robert J Takach, MD
(207) 945-4474
885 Union St Ste 145
Bangor, ME
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Case Western Reserve
Graduation Year: 1961

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Jeffrey Jay Jordan, MD
(319) 356-7452
885 Union St Ste 120
Bangor, ME
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Vt Coll Of Med, Burlington Vt 05405
Graduation Year: 1994

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Bartlett Harding Hayes, MD
(207) 947-1291
417 State St
Bangor, ME
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Boston Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02118
Graduation Year: 1985

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William Elery Clark Jr, MD
(207) 947-6743
263 State St
Bangor, ME
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Northwestern Univ Med Sch, Chicago Il 60611
Graduation Year: 1966

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Garth Allen Wilbanks, MD
(207) 947-6743
885 Union St Ste 120
Bangor, ME
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mc Gill Univ, Fac Of Med, Montreal, Que, Canada
Graduation Year: 1987

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Jean Henderson Tibbetts, MD
(207) 947-1291
417 State St Ste 230
Bangor, ME
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Tufts Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02111
Graduation Year: 1979

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Deborah Susan Hoffert, MD
(207) 945-4474
885 Union St Ste 145
Bangor, ME
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Baylor Coll Of Med, Houston Tx 77030
Graduation Year: 1982
Hospital
Hospital: St Joseph Hospital, Bangor, Me
Group Practice: Maine Vitreoretinal Conslnts

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Dr.Deborah Hoffert
(207) 945-4474
12 Stillwater Ave # 1
Bangor, ME
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Baylor Coll Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1982
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Hospital: St Joseph Hospital, Bangor, Me
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Paul Rush Moulton, MD
(207) 945-3619
5 Grove St
Bangor, ME
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tufts Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02111
Graduation Year: 1984
Hospital
Hospital: Eastern Maine Med Ctr, Bangor, Me; St Joseph Hospital, Bangor, Me

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John Theodore Bowman, MD
(207) 945-6200
1 Ridgewood Dr
Bangor, ME
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio, San Antonio Tx 78284
Graduation Year: 1975
Hospital
Hospital: Tahlequah City Hospital, Tahlequah, Ok
Group Practice: Eastern Oklahoma Eye Clinic

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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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