Conjunctivitis Treatment Blackfoot ID

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Kristan Sparks OD
Bear River Vision
(208) 357-5733
169 S Emerson Ave
Shelley, ID
 
Carol Hilborn OD
Advantage Eye Ctr
(208) 529-4333
1991 W Broadway St # 2
Idaho Falls, ID
 
Lawrence D Anderson, MD
(208) 344-7944
8955 W Hackamore Dr
Boise, ID
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Al Sch Of Med, Birmingham Al 35294
Graduation Year: 1974

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Dr.Gary Wallace
(208) 524-8600
2295 Coronado Street
Idaho Falls, ID
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio
Year of Graduation: 1989
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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3.2, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Mark Robert Miller, MD
(208) 706-2020
520 S Eagle Rd Ste 2203
Meridian, ID
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, Davis, Sch Of Med, Davis Ca 95616
Graduation Year: 1994
Hospital
Hospital: St Alphonsus Reg Med Ctr, Boise, Id
Group Practice: Intermountain Eye Clinic

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Douglas Hilborn OD
Associated Westside Optical
(208) 529-4367
1991 W Broadway St # 2
Idaho Falls, ID
 
Terry Lee Hansen, MD
Pocatello, ID
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Northwestern Univ Med Sch, Chicago Il 60611
Graduation Year: 1961

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Eugene Meehan Baldeck, MD
(208) 743-2241
2214 Vineyard Ave
Lewiston, ID
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med, Seattle Wa 98195
Graduation Year: 1959

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Mark Allan Kontos, MD
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: St Louis Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63104
Graduation Year: 1984

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Patrick John Parden, MD
(208) 667-2531
1814 Lincoln Way
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mayo Med Sch, Rochester Mn 55905
Graduation Year: 1978

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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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