Conjunctivitis Treatment Gardnerville NV

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Michael John Fischer, MD
(702) 882-3515
PO Box 2043
Carson City, NV
Specialties
Ophthalmology, Emergency Medicine
Gender
Male
Languages
Spanish
Education
Medical School: Univ Auto De Guadalajara, Fac De Med, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Graduation Year: 1976
Hospital
Hospital: Carson Tahoe Hosp, Carson City, Nv
Group Practice: Nevada Eye Foundation

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Thomas Garrido OD
Lake Tahoe Eye Care
(530) 541-2030
2074 Lake Tahoe Blvd # 2
South Lake Tahoe, CA
 
Raymond Edwin Records, MD
(702) 614-5366
Las Vegas, NV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: St Louis Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63104
Graduation Year: 1961

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Dr.George McMickle
(702) 215-6950
653 N Town Center Dr # 318
Las Vegas, NV
Gender
M
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 6, reviews.

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Marietta Nelson, MD
(702) 384-2020
2800 N Tenaya Way Ste 102
Las Vegas, NV
Specialties
Ophthalmology, Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1979
Hospital
Hospital: Valley Hosp Med Ctr, Las Vegas, Nv; Sunrise Hospital, Las Vegas, Nv; University Med Ctr, Las Vegas, Nv; Mountainview Hospital, Las Vegas, Nv
Group Practice: Eye Clinic Of Las Vegas

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H Robert Dykes OD
Lake Tahoe Eye Care
(530) 544-2020
854 Emerald Bay Rd # C
South Lake Tahoe, CA
 
Thomas Henry F Chalkley, MD
(702) 362-3937
2575 Lindell Rd
Las Vegas, NV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wi Med Sch, Madison Wi 53706
Graduation Year: 1958

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Francis Gerard Noll, MD
(702) 453-6144
1891 Napoleon Dr
Las Vegas, NV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tulane Univ Sch Of Med, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1986

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Pichat Pojanasomboon, MD FACS
9000 Emerald Hills Way
Las Vegas, NV
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mahidol(siriraj)
Graduation Year: 1966

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Richard Lee Relyea, MD
(702) 878-2498
3112 Conners Dr
Las Vegas, NV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Va Commonwealth Univ, Med Coll Of Va Sch Of Med, Richmond Va 23298
Graduation Year: 1957
Hospital
Hospital: Valley Hosp Med Ctr, Las Vegas, Nv
Group Practice: Westfield Eye Center

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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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