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Mary Patricia Defrank, MD
(503) 640-3708
512 E Main St
Hillsboro, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med, Portland Or 97201
Graduation Year: 1990

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Darell Roy Lumaco, MD
(503) 640-3708
512 E Main St
Hillsboro, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med, Seattle Wa 98195
Graduation Year: 1972

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Paul Ernest Finley, MD
(503) 640-3708
512 E Main St
Hillsboro, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Emory Univ Sch Of Med, Atlanta Ga 30322
Graduation Year: 1992

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Ralph Franklin Helzerman, MD
(503) 640-3708
512 E Main St
Hillsboro, OR
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Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mi Med Sch, Ann Arbor Mi 48109
Graduation Year: 1967

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Dr.Timothy Denman
(503) 244-1232
18345 Southwest Alexander Street
Beaverton, OR
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Wi
Year of Graduation: 1972
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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3.5, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Lee H Peterson, MD
(503) 640-3708
512 E Main St
Hillsboro, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tulane Univ Sch Of Med, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1965

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Timothy Lee Gard, MD
(503) 640-3708
512 E Main St
Hillsboro, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med, Portland Or 97201
Graduation Year: 1988

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Dr.Mary Defrank
(503) 640-3708
512 East Main Street
Hillsboro, OR
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1990
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Hospital: Tuality Community Hospital
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Stephen J Alexander, MD
17600 SW Alexander St
Beaverton, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med, Cincinnati Oh 45267
Graduation Year: 1941

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James Mark Cech, MD
(503) 642-2505
18345 SW Alexander St
Beaverton, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Rochester Sch Of Med & Dentistry, Rochester Ny 14642
Graduation Year: 1982

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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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