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John Charles Cooksey, MD
(318) 388-2020
1310 N 19th St
Monroe, LA
Specialties
Ophthalmology, Aerospace Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1966
Hospital
Hospital: St Francis Med Ctr, Monroe, La
Group Practice: Summit Hospital Of North La

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Priscilla Ethel Perry, MD
(318) 388-2020
1310 N 19th St
Monroe, LA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Tulane Univ Sch Of Med, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1975

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William Jason Read, MD
(601) 485-2368
Monroe, LA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med, Jackson Ms 39216
Graduation Year: 1997

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Abdul Ahad Kazi, MD
(318) 343-7974
3111 Old Sterlington Rd Apt 217
Monroe, LA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Hacettepe Univ, Tip Fak, Hacettepe, Ankara, Turkey
Graduation Year: 1997

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Thomas Guy Parker, MD
(415) 347-1937
West Monroe, LA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1995

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Rogelio Orillac Jr, MD
(318) 322-9838
2502 Point Dr
Monroe, LA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ De Panama, Fac De Med, Panama City, Panama
Graduation Year: 1963

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Joseph Boone Barron, MD
(318) 325-2020
3101 Mercedes Dr
Monroe, LA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Baylor Coll Of Med, Houston Tx 77030
Graduation Year: 1970

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Gerald Ball Broussard, MD
(318) 387-2015
1250 Pecanland Rd Ste E1
Monroe, LA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tulane Univ Sch Of Med, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1978

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Raymond Espir Haik Jr, MD
(318) 325-2610
1804 N 7th St
West Monroe, LA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1978
Hospital
Hospital: St Francis Med Ctr, Monroe, La
Group Practice: Eye Associates Of NE Louisiana

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Joseph Elgin Humble, MD
(318) 325-2610
1804 N 7th St
West Monroe, LA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1978

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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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