Conjunctivitis Treatment North Platte NE

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Mark Ridder Young, MD
(308) 532-5960
1214 W A St
North Platte, NE
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med, Omaha Ne 68198
Graduation Year: 1991

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James Neil Shreck, MD
(308) 532-3937
1307 S Willow St
North Platte, NE
Specialties
Ophthalmology, Aerospace Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med, Omaha Ne 68198
Graduation Year: 1972
Hospital
Hospital: Great Plains Reg Med Ctr, North Platte, Ne; Gothenburg Memorial Hospital, Gothenburg, Ne
Group Practice: Eye Specialists Of Nebraska

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John Dorwart OD
Cozad Vision Clinic
(308) 534-7271
510 E Philip Ave
North Platte, NE
 
Millicent Laverne Palmer, MD
(402) 280-4102
601 N 30th St Ste 2342
Omaha, NE
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Tufts Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02111
Graduation Year: 1980

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Diana Marie Lind, DO
(308) 236-8500
3811 29th Ave Ste 1
Kearney, NE
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Hlth Sci, Coll Of Osteo Med, Kansas City Mo 64124
Graduation Year: 1993
Hospital
Hospital: Good Samaritan Hospital, Kearney, Ne
Group Practice: Kearney Eye Institute

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Dr.Mark Young
(308) 532-5960
1214 West a Street
North Platte, NE
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1991
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Mark Blackledge OD
Shopko
(308) 534-7100
402 S Dewey St
North Platte, NE
 
Young Mark R Md
(308) 532-5960
1214 W A St
North Platte, NE

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Paul James Dietze, MD
(402) 462-9009
715 N Kansas Ave Ste 300
Hastings, NE
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med, Omaha Ne 68198
Graduation Year: 1987

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Matthew Hardin Wood, MD
(402) 484-9000
1710 S 70th St
Lincoln, NE
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med, Omaha Ne 68198
Graduation Year: 1998

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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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