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Shaun Stewart Shafer, MD
204 McCollum St
Laramie, WY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med, Cincinnati Oh 45267
Graduation Year: 1991

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Gary Poteet OD
Family Vision Ctr
(307) 742-2020
1601 Barratt St
Laramie, WY
 
James Arnold Luebbers, MD
(510) 724-5222
Jackson, WY
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Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med, Baltimore Md 21205
Graduation Year: 1971

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Matthew Taylor Dodds, MD
(307) 237-2511
1421 Wilkins Cir
Casper, WY
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Ophthalmology
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Male
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Medical School: Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med, Seattle Wa 98195
Graduation Year: 1981

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Anne Elizabeth Miller, MD
(607) 634-2020
1300 E 20th St
Cheyenne, WY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
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Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Co Sch Of Med, Denver Co 80262
Graduation Year: 1996
Hospital
Hospital: Veterans Affairs Medical Ctr, Cheyenne, Wy
Group Practice: Cheyenne Eye Clinic

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Sue Lowe OD
Snowy Range Vision Ctr
(307) 742-2020
405 S 30Th St
Laramie, WY
 
Shaun Stewart Shafer, MD
204 McCollum St
Laramie, WY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med, Cincinnati Oh 45267
Graduation Year: 1991

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Ronald Eugene Gibson, MD
(307) 235-4185
1705 E 12th St
Casper, WY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Co Sch Of Med, Denver Co 80262
Graduation Year: 1978

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James Heryford Fontaine, MD
622 E Madison Ave
Riverton, WY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med, Portland Or 97201
Graduation Year: 1966
Hospital
Hospital: Lander Valley Med Ctr, Lander, Wy
Group Practice: Western WY Eye Clinic

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Ram R Peddada, MD
(307) 237-3937
307 S Jackson St
Casper, WY
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Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Maryland
Graduation Year: 1999

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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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