Conjunctivitis Treatment Pell City AL

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Keith A Williamson, MD
Pell City, AL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Alabama - Birmingham
Graduation Year: 2001

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Khalid Latif P Khan, MD
(256) 352-1590
216 Battle St E Ste A
Talladega, AL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Languages
Hindi, Panjabi, Urdu
Education
Medical School: Nishtar Med Coll, Bahuddin Zakaria Univ, Multan, Pakistan
Graduation Year: 1967
Hospital
Hospital: Baptist Citizens Med Ctr, Talladega, Al; Clay County Hosp And Nurs, Ashland, Al
Group Practice: Talladega Ophthalmology

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Shelleigh Buckingham OD
Forestdale Eye Clinic
(205) 640-3091
2824 Moody Pkwy
Moody, AL
 
Joseph Schnorbus OD
Cheaha Eye Assoc
(256) 362-4872
210 North St W
Talladega, AL
 
Dr.John A Long
(205) 930-0700
1000 19th Street South
Birmingham, AL
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1983
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Hospital: Cooper Green Hosp, Birmingham, Al
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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3.8, out of 5 based on 10, reviews.

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Khalid Latif Punhoon Khan, MD FACS
(205) 362-1590
216 Battle St E Ste A
Talladega, AL
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Nishtar
Graduation Year: 1968

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Theo N Kirkland Jr, MD
(205) 467-7608
6448 US Highway 11
Springville, AL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Al Sch Of Med, Birmingham Al 35294
Graduation Year: 1947
Hospital
Hospital: Medical Center East, Birmingham, Al
Group Practice: Michael A Callahan & Assoc

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Greg Hively OD
St Clair Eye Care
(205) 640-2020
Po Box 640
Moody, AL
 
Marc Alan Michelson, MD
(205) 930-0930
1201 11th Ave S Ste 501
Birmingham, AL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Al Sch Of Med, Birmingham Al 35294
Graduation Year: 1975
Hospital
Hospital: Healthsouth Med Ctr, Birmingham, Al; Carraway Methodist Med Ctr, Birmingham, Al
Group Practice: Alabama Eye & Cataract Ctr

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David Pasho Wellington, MD
(206) 682-3447
1416 Wellington Rd
Birmingham, AL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: In Univ Sch Of Med, Indianapolis In 46202
Graduation Year: 1962

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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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