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Renny Harris Levy, MD
(505) 983-6613
2000 W 21st St
Clovis, NM
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nm Sch Of Med, Albuquerque Nm 87131
Graduation Year: 1988
Hospital
Hospital: St Vincent Hospital, Santa Fe, Nm
Group Practice: Eye Assoc Of New Mexico Pa; Eye Associates Of New Mexico

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Larry Bussanmas OD
Clovis Vision Assoc
(505) 742-0994
3738 N Prince St
Clovis, NM
 
Tina Watterberg MD
Eye Associates Of New Mexico
(505) 763-3445
2000 W 21St St # R1
Clovis, NM
 
William Oberg Edward, MD
(505) 842-1844
1100 Lead Ave SE
Albuquerque, NM
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Yale Univ Sch Of Med, New Haven Ct 06510
Graduation Year: 1955

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Frank Edward Durso, MD
(505) 983-6613
101 Hospital Loop Eye Assoc of New Mexico/Ste 210
Albuquerque, NM
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med, Maywood Il 60153
Graduation Year: 1974

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Larry Bussanmas OD
Clovis Vision Assoc
(505) 763-7012
Po Box 460
Clovis, NM
 
Gregory Willmon OD
(505) 763-5522
1217 Pile St
Clovis, NM
 
Renny Harris Levy, MD
(505) 983-6613
2000 W 21st St
Clovis, NM
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nm Sch Of Med, Albuquerque Nm 87131
Graduation Year: 1988
Hospital
Hospital: St Vincent Hospital, Santa Fe, Nm
Group Practice: Eye Assoc Of New Mexico Pa; Eye Associates Of New Mexico

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Robert F Melendez, MD
101 Hospital Loop NE
Albuquerque, NM
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ New Mexico
Graduation Year: 2000

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Adam Z Ahmadi, MD
Alamogordo, NM
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Howard University
Graduation Year: 1999

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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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