Conjunctivitis Treatment Evansville IN

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David Irwin Malitz, MD
(812) 421-2020
1001 Walnut St
Evansville, IN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, Los Angeles, Ucla Sch Of Med, Los Angeles Ca 90024
Graduation Year: 1987
Hospital
Hospital: Methodist Hosp Of Indiana, Indianapolis, In; St Marys Med Ctr Of Evansville, Evansville, In
Group Practice: Ohio Valley Eye Institute

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Theodore Joseph Pavlick, MD
(812) 426-8000
1001 Walnut St
Evansville, IN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med, Cincinnati Oh 45267
Graduation Year: 1956

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Matthew Michael Boyer, MD
(812) 426-2020
101 NW 1st St Ste 112
Evansville, IN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: In Univ Sch Of Med, Indianapolis In 46202
Graduation Year: 1995

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William George Carey, MD
(812) 426-2020
PO Box 20396101 NW First St
Evansville, IN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Co Sch Of Med, Denver Co 80262
Graduation Year: 1979

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Omar M Dukar, MD FACS
(812) 423-3131
1020 W Buena Vista Rd
Evansville, IN
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: American(beirut)
Graduation Year: 1985

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Reinaldo F Pastora, MD
(812) 426-9535
421 Chestnut St
Evansville, IN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Nac Auto De Nicaragua, Fac De Cien Med, Leon, Nicaragua
Graduation Year: 1973

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Timothy Murl Crowley, MD
(812) 474-1010
405 Bellemeade Ave Ste 101
Evansville, IN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: In Univ Sch Of Med, Indianapolis In 46202
Graduation Year: 1979

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Dr.David Malitz
(812) 421-2020
1001 Walnut Street
Evansville, IN
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, Los Angeles, Ucla Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1987
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Hospital: Methodist Hosp Of Indiana, Indianapolis, In
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Gerardo Escobedo, DO
(812) 426-6322
201 W Iowa St
Evansville, IN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Ny Coll Of Osteo Med Of Ny Inst Of Tech, Old Westbury Ny 11568
Graduation Year: 1998

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Omar M Dukar, MD
(812) 423-3131
1020 W Buena Vista Rd
Evansville, IN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Amer Univ/Beirut
Graduation Year: 1985

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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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