Conjunctivitis Treatment Easthampton MA

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Nancy Balin, MD
(413) 584-6666
269 Locust St
Florence, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19104
Graduation Year: 1980
Hospital
Hospital: Cooley Dickinson Hosp, Northampton, Ma; Mary Lane Hospital, Ware, Ma
Group Practice: Balin Eye & Laser Ctr

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Bruce Stephen Bleiman, MD
(413) 584-6422
51 Locust St Ste 4
Northampton, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ, Philadelphia Pa 19107
Graduation Year: 1973

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Lauren J Shatz, MD
(305) 579-9973
51 Locust St Ste 4
Northampton, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Jefferson Med Col-Pa
Graduation Year: 1998

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Paul Mintzer, MD
(413) 584-2733
2 Hospital Dr Ste 201
Holyoke, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, San Diego, Sch Of Med, La Jolla Ca 92093
Graduation Year: 1981

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Gerald J Halton, MD FACS
37 Lexington Ave
Holyoke, MA
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Cornell
Graduation Year: 1944

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Dr.Nancy Balin
(413) 584-6666
269 Locust Street
Northampton, MA
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1980
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Hospital: Cooley Dickinson Hosp, Northampton, Ma
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Raymond Edward Hubbe, MD
(413) 584-6422
51 Locust St Ste 4
Northampton, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ma Med Sch, Worcester Ma 01655
Graduation Year: 1988

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Kevin W Hulseberg, MD
2 Hospital Dr
Holyoke, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Albany Med Coll, Albany Ny 12208
Graduation Year: 1991

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Robert John D'Amato, MD
(413) 536-3010
10 Hospital Dr
Holyoke, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med, Baltimore Md 21205
Graduation Year: 1988

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Alfred Hutt, MD
(413) 536-0006
10 Hospital Dr
Holyoke, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Brooklyn, Coll Of Med, Brooklyn Ny 11203
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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