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Mose Clarke Woodfin Jr, MD
Opelika, AL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Vanderbilt Univ Sch Of Med, Nashville Tn 37232
Graduation Year: 1961

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William Edward Mock, MD
(334) 749-1486
122 N 20th St Bldg 26
Opelika, AL
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Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Emory Univ Sch Of Med, Atlanta Ga 30322
Graduation Year: 1967

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Mary Anne Bryan, MD
(334) 749-1486
PO Box 463
Opelika, AL
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Ophthalmology
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Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med, Miami Fl 33101
Graduation Year: 1993

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Stephen Michael Collins, MD
(334) 756-6205
207A Fob James Dr
Valley, AL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Oh State Univ Coll Of Med, Columbus Oh 43210
Graduation Year: 1983

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Brenda Sparks
Eye Doctor
(334) 768-2400
3418 20Th Ave
Valley, AL
 
Gregory John Sepanski, MD
(334) 749-1486
122 N 20th St Bldg 26
Opelika, AL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wi Med Sch, Madison Wi 53706
Graduation Year: 1990

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Emil Francis Wright Jr, MD
(334) 821-3808
121 N 20th St
Opelika, AL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Emory Univ Sch Of Med, Atlanta Ga 30322
Graduation Year: 1967

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Bertrand Marquess Anz II, MD
(334) 749-1486
122 N 20th St Bldg 26
Opelika, AL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Louisville Sch Of Med, Louisville Ky 40202
Graduation Year: 1975

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Stephen Collins MD
(334) 756-6205
207 Fob James Dr # A
Valley, AL
 
Medical Arts Eye Clinic PC
(334) 749-1486
122 N 20th St Bldg 26
Opelika, AL

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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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