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Rama Dev Jager, MD
(708) 687-7222
6320 159th St Ste A
Oak Forest, IL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Northwestern Univ Med Sch, Chicago Il 60611
Graduation Year: 1999

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Dr.Rama Jager
(708) 687-2222
6320 159th St # A
Oak Forest, IL
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Northwestern Univ Med Sch
Year of Graduation: 1999
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
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Hospital: University Of Chicago
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Paul John Schmidt, MD
(708) 361-0010
7600 W College Dr
Palos Heights, IL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med, Maywood Il 60153
Graduation Year: 1957
Hospital
Hospital: Palos Comm Hosp, Palos Heights, Il; Little Company Of Mary Hosp, Evergreen Pk, Il
Group Practice: Paul J Schmidt & Assoc

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Joel Uri Mann, MD
(708) 371-7838
6420 W 127th St
Palos Heights, IL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Il Coll Of Med, Chicago Il 60680
Graduation Year: 1969

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David Robert Chow, MD
71 W 156th St Ste 400
Harvey, IL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Toronto, Fac Of Med, Toronto, Ont, Canada
Graduation Year: 1990

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Rama D Jager, MD
Oak Forest, IL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Northwestern Univ
Graduation Year: 1999

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Thomas John, MD
(630) 920-1503
16532 Oak Park Ave Ste 201
Tinley Park, IL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: St John'S Med Coll, Bangalore Univ, Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Graduation Year: 1976

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Allen Thomas Jackson, MD
(662) 334-2163
13808 S Albany Ave
Robbins, IL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Rush Med Coll Of Rush Univ, Chicago Il 60612
Graduation Year: 1991

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Matthew Edward Schmidt, MD
(708) 361-0010
7600 W College Dr
Palos Heights, IL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med, Maywood Il 60153
Graduation Year: 1993

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John F Kwinn, MD FACS
Merrionette Park, IL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Illinois - Chicago
Graduation Year: 1966

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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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