Conjunctivitis Treatment Buckhannon WV

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Jerry Nelson Black, MD
(304) 472-2100
10 Amalia Dr Ste C
Buckhannon, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med, Miami Fl 33101
Graduation Year: 1976

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M Keith Windon OD
(304) 269-6556
Po Box 446
Weston, WV
 
Dr.Michael Nunley
(304) 343-4124
1201 Washington St E # 203
Charleston, WV
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Wv Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1984
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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John K Lackey, DO
(304) 872-6433
Wing C 702 Professional Park Dr
Summersville, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wv Sch Of Osteo Med, Lewisburg Wv 24901
Graduation Year: 1979

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Judie Fern Charlton, MD
(304) 598-6925
101 Stadium Dr
Morgantown, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Wv Univ Sch Of Med, Morgantown Wv 26506
Graduation Year: 1985

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Larry Williams OD
(304) 472-9160
10 Amalia Dr # C1
Buckhannon, WV
 
Mark Daniel Steinvurzel, MD
(304) 720-7200
24 Maccorkle Ave SW Ste 202
South Charleston, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Emory Univ Sch Of Med, Atlanta Ga 30322
Graduation Year: 1996

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Jennifer Sivak Callcott, MD
(304) 598-6944
PO Box 9193
Morgantown, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Oh State Univ Coll Of Med, Columbus Oh 43210
Graduation Year: 1996

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Lee Avery Wiley, MD
(304) 293-3757
17 Nordic Dr
Morgantown, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med, Pittsburgh Pa 15261
Graduation Year: 1983

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Yasier Kanawati, MD
510 Cherry St
Bluefield, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Damascus Univ
Graduation Year: 1966

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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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