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Randy Kent Richardson, MD
(662) 234-6551
1308 Belk Blvd
Oxford, MS
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med, Jackson Ms 39216
Graduation Year: 1985
Hospital
Hospital: Baptist Mem Hosp -North Missi, Oxford, Ms
Group Practice: Rayner Eye Clinic

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Joseph Louis Supple Jr, MD
(662) 234-6551
1308 Belk Blvd
Oxford, MS
Specialties
Ophthalmology, Anesthesiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1968
Hospital
Hospital: Baptist Mem Hosp -North Missi, Oxford, Ms; Tippah County Hospital, Ripley, Ms
Group Practice: Rayner Eye Clinic

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James Whitney Rayner, MD
(662) 234-6551
1308 Belk Blvd
Oxford, MS
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med, Jackson Ms 39216
Graduation Year: 1966
Hospital
Hospital: Baptist Mem Hosp -North Missi, Oxford, Ms
Group Practice: Rayner Eye Clinic

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Michael Turner
(662) 234-0400
130 Courthouse Sq
Oxford, MS
 
Geddes B Flagg, MD FACS
(601) 896-1608
2311 Broadmoor Pl
Gulfport, MS
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tulane
Graduation Year: 1942

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William Sumners Mayo, DO
(662) 234-3937
PO Box 1393
Oxford, MS
Specialties
Ophthalmology, Emergency Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Hlth Sci, Coll Of Osteo Med, Kansas City Mo 64124
Graduation Year: 1981
Hospital
Hospital: Baptist Mem Hosp -North Missi, Oxford, Ms
Group Practice: Mayo Eye Ctr

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William Doty Farmer, MD
(662) 234-6551
1308 Belk Blvd
Oxford, MS
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med, Jackson Ms 39216
Graduation Year: 1996
Hospital
Hospital: Baptist Mem Hosp -North Missi, Oxford, Ms; Baptist Memorial Hosp-Desoto, Southaven, Ms
Group Practice: Rayner Eye Clinic

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Thomas Meredith Tann III, MD
(601) 355-9537
1308 Belk Blvd
Oxford, MS
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med, Jackson Ms 39216
Graduation Year: 1996
Hospital
Hospital: Cooper Green Hosp, Birmingham, Al
Group Practice: Alabama Opthalmology Assoc

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Joseph Supple MD
Rayner Eye Clinic
(662) 234-6551
1308 Belk Blvd
Oxford, MS
 
Julie Johnson Lynn, MD
(601) 579-5300
415 S 28th Ave
Hattiesburg, MS
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1995
Hospital
Hospital: Forrest County Gen Hosp, Hattiesburg, Ms
Group Practice: Hattiesburg Clinic

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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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