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David George Perkins, MD
(978) 256-5600
19 Village Sq
Chelmsford, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Harvard Med Sch, Boston Ma 02115
Graduation Year: 1968
Hospital
Hospital: Lowell General Hospital, Lowell, Ma
Group Practice: Massachusetts Eye Assoc Pc; Massachusetts Eye Associates Pc

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Kailenn Tsao, MD
(978) 256-8721
1 Meeting House Rd Ste 3
Chelmsford, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Vt Coll Of Med, Burlington Vt 05405
Graduation Year: 1994
Hospital
Hospital: Brockton Hosp, Brockton, Ma
Group Practice: Boston University Eye Assoc

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Dr.John Capino
(978) 452-2100
1230 Bridge Street
Lowell, MA
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of The Philippines, Coll Of Med, Manila
Year of Graduation: 1978
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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David Ira Victor, MD
(508) 458-4546
9 Central St
Lowell, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology, Neurology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tufts Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02111
Graduation Year: 1968

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Dwayne Bryan Baharozian, MD
(978) 692-1400
133 Littleton Rd Ste 201
Westford, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mi Med Sch, Ann Arbor Mi 48109
Graduation Year: 1986

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Glen Alan Bolliger, MD
(978) 256-5600
19 Village Sq
Chelmsford, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tufts Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02111
Graduation Year: 1976

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David Hyungjun Yi, MD
(978) 256-5600
19 Village Sq
Chelmsford, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Baylor Coll Of Med, Houston Tx 77030
Graduation Year: 1997

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John Capino, MD
(978) 452-2100
1230 Bridge St
Lowell, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of The Philippines, Coll Of Med, Manila, Philippines
Graduation Year: 1978

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John B Christoforidis, MD
(978) 458-4546
9 Central St
Lowell, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Oh State Univ Coll Of Med, Columbus Oh 43210
Graduation Year: 1991

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Ann Pawlowski Burnham, MD
(978) 859-9919
133 Littleton Rd Ste 204
Westford, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians And Surgeons, New York Ny 10032
Graduation Year: 1984

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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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