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Nancy Efferson Bonachea, MD
(843) 546-8421
Bedford, NH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Languages
Spanish
Education
Medical School: Tufts Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02111
Graduation Year: 1990

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Dr.Roland Glassman
(603) 668-3772
407 Riverway Pl # 4
Bedford, NH
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M
Education
Medical School: Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Brooklyn, Coll Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1974
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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3.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Sonalee Manoj Desai, MD
(267) 738-4458
Londonderry, NH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Il Coll Of Med, Chicago Il 60680
Graduation Year: 2001

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John James Dagianis, MD
(603) 882-9800
5 Coliseum Ave
Nashua, NH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med, Cincinnati Oh 45267
Graduation Year: 1976

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Timothy Blake, MD
(603) 882-9800
5 Coliseum Ave
Nashua, NH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Loyola-Stritch
Graduation Year: 2000

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Roland Miles Glassman, MD
(603) 668-3772
407 Riverway Pl
Bedford, NH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Brooklyn, Coll Of Med, Brooklyn Ny 11203
Graduation Year: 1974

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Dr.NANCY EFFERSON BONACHEA
(603) 668-2020
107 Riverway Place
Bedford, NH
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F
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Patrick Joseph Riddle, MD
(603) 882-9800
5 Coliseum Ave
Nashua, NH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Creighton Univ Sch Of Med, Omaha Ne 68178
Graduation Year: 1971

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Charles Edward Wingate Jr, MD
(603) 882-9800
5 Coliseum Ave
Nashua, NH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston, Galveston Tx 77550
Graduation Year: 1968

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Dr.George Shaker
(603) 668-2020
100 Mcgregor Street #101b
Manchester, NH
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Rochester Sch Of Med & Dentistry
Year of Graduation: 1989
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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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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