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James P Guzek, MD
Richland, WA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Hahnemann Med Univ
Graduation Year: 1978

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Matthew S Lawrence, MD
945 Goethals Dr
Richland, WA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
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Male
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Medical School: Yale Univ Sch Of Med, New Haven Ct 06510
Graduation Year: 1998

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Paul Quentin Smith, MD
(208) 883-2549
2315 Davison Ave
Richland, WA
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Ophthalmology
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Male
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Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphis Tn 38163
Graduation Year: 1981

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James I McNeill, MD
(509) 736-0826
8200 W Grandridge Blvd
Kennewick, WA
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Ophthalmology
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Male
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Spanish
Education
Medical School: Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med, Loma Linda Ca 92350
Graduation Year: 1972

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Chrysanthi Kafkala, MD
Kennewick, WA
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Ophthalmology
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Male
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Medical School: Univ Athens
Graduation Year: 1998

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Cristina My Tran, MD
Richland, WA
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Ophthalmology
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Female
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Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1999

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Michael Eric Deitz, MD
(509) 943-2240
475 Bradley Blvd
Richland, WA
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Ophthalmology
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Male
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Medical School: Umdnj-New Jersey Med Sch, Newark Nj 07103
Graduation Year: 1974
Hospital
Hospital: Kadlec Med Ctr, Richland, Wa
Group Practice: Columbia River Eye Ctr

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Dr.Michael Deitz
(509) 948-0955
475 Bradley Boulevard
Richland, WA
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M
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Medical School: Umdnj-New Jersey Med Sch
Year of Graduation: 1974
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Ophthalmologist
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Hospital: Kadlec Med Ctr, Richland, Wa
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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John Y Choi, MD
(415) 439-3384
Kennewick, WA
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Ophthalmology
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Male
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Medical School: Yale Univ Sch Of Med, New Haven Ct 06510
Graduation Year: 1996

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Marvin Gilman Palmer, MD
(509) 783-6138
2427 W Falls Ave
Kennewick, WA
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Ophthalmology
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Male
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Medical School: Univ Of Alberta, Fac Of Med, Edmonton, Alb, Canada
Graduation Year: 1954

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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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