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Kenneth Peacard Wolf, MD
(207) 783-9653
249 Main St
Lewiston, ME
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tufts Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02111
Graduation Year: 1967

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Sirus Hamzavi, MD
(207) 795-7517
10 High St Ste 304
Lewiston, ME
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med, Pittsburgh Pa 15261
Graduation Year: 1992

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John David Lonsdale Jr, MD
(207) 784-1814
181 Russell St
Lewiston, ME
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Hahnemann Univ Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19102
Graduation Year: 1982

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A Jan Berlin, MD FACS
(207) 774-8277
PO Box 511
South Freeport, ME
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Case Western Reserve
Graduation Year: 1960

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Peter Kohler MD
Eye Center Of Central Me
(207) 873-6048
Po Box 999
Lewiston, ME
 
Marc Barry Daniels, MD
(207) 784-1814
181 Russell St
Lewiston, ME
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny At Buffalo Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci, Buffalo Ny 14214
Graduation Year: 1978

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Dr.Kenneth Wolf
(207) 783-9653
249 Main St # 1
Lewiston, ME
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M
Education
Medical School: Tufts Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1967
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Joseph Bennett Michelson, MD
(650) 596-1999
Winthrop, ME
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Rochester Sch Of Med & Dentistry, Rochester Ny 14642
Graduation Year: 1972

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Martin Denman Whitaker, MD
(414) 456-7810
193 Main St
Norway, ME
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med, Pittsburgh Pa 15261
Graduation Year: 1997

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Douglas Henry OD
(207) 784-3564
168 East Ave
Lewiston, ME
 
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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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