Conjunctivitis Treatment Charleston WV

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Robert Frank Dundervill, MD
(304) 346-4400
PO Box 3970
Charleston, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Va Commonwealth Univ, Med Coll Of Va Sch Of Med, Richmond Va 23298
Graduation Year: 1990
Hospital
Hospital: St Francis Hospital, Charleston, Wv; Charleston Area Med Ctr, Charleston, Wv
Group Practice: Retina Consultants Pllc

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Lawrence Matthew Minardi, MD
(304) 343-6219
500 Donnally St Ste 1
Charleston, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wv Univ Sch Of Med, Morgantown Wv 26506
Graduation Year: 1977
Hospital
Hospital: St Francis Hospital, Charleston, Wv
Group Practice: Minardi Eye Ctr Inc

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Michael Gray Nunley, MD
(304) 343-4124
1201 Washington St E Ste 203
Charleston, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wv Univ Sch Of Med, Morgantown Wv 26506
Graduation Year: 1984

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John A Broaddus Holt, MD
(304) 342-1410
Charleston, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology, Otolaryngology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Va Commonwealth Univ, Med Coll Of Va Sch Of Med, Richmond Va 23298
Graduation Year: 1937
Hospital
Hospital: Eye & Ear Clinic Of Charleston, Charleston, Wv

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Paul Frederick Francke, MD
(304) 343-4124
1201 Washington St E Ste 203
Charleston, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wv Univ Sch Of Med, Morgantown Wv 26506
Graduation Year: 1979

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George Edward Toma, MD
(304) 344-3937
331 Laidley St
Charleston, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Oh State Univ Coll Of Med, Columbus Oh 43210
Graduation Year: 1968

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Dr.Michael Beasley
(304) 343-4371
1306 Kanawha Blvd
Charleston, WV
Gender
M
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
4.2, out of 5 based on 3, reviews.

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Robert Emmett O'Connor, MD
(304) 353-0221
1306 Kanawha Blvd E
Charleston, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Languages
French
Education
Medical School: Harvard Med Sch, Boston Ma 02115
Graduation Year: 1964
Hospital
Hospital: Eye & Ear Clinic Of Charleston, Charleston, Wv; Charleston Area Med Ctr, Charleston, Wv
Group Practice: Eye & Ear Clinic Physicians Inc

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R Mark Hatfield, MD
Charleston, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Marshall Univ Sch Of Med, Huntington Wv 25755
Graduation Year: 1983
Hospital
Hospital: St Francis Hospital, Charleston, Wv; Charleston Area Med Ctr -Memo, Charleston, Wv
Group Practice: Retina Consultants Pllc

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Brian Keith Griffith, MD
(304) 543-4371
1306 Kanawha Blvd E
Charleston, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wv Univ Sch Of Med, Morgantown Wv 26506
Graduation Year: 1999

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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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