Conjunctivitis Treatment Rochester NH

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Jay Barry Gooze, MD
(603) 332-3302
21 Gonic Rd
Rochester, NH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19104
Graduation Year: 1971

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Dr.Thomas W. Bennett
(603) 742-8888
749 Central Avenue
Dover, NH
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Vanderbilt Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1970
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Hospital: Wentworth Douglas
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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3.8, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Robert Devereaux E Rice, MD
(207) 324-1110
272 Cottage St
Sanford, ME
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med, Washington Dc 20007
Graduation Year: 1983

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Morton William Richman, MD
(207) 439-4958
57 State Rd
Kittery, ME
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Hahnemann Univ Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19102
Graduation Year: 1962

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Frederick C Armbruster, MD
(207) 439-4958
57 State Rd
Kittery, ME
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mi Med Sch, Ann Arbor Mi 48109
Graduation Year: 1979

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Edward Francis Eagan, MD
(603) 742-4750
19 Webb Pl
Dover, NH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tufts Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02111
Graduation Year: 1966

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Edward Hall Jaccoma, MD
(207) 324-7946
272 Cottage St
Sanford, ME
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Languages
French
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Vt Coll Of Med, Burlington Vt 05405
Graduation Year: 1982
Hospital
Hospital: Southern Maine Med Ctr, Biddeford, Me; Henrietta D Goodall Hosp, Sanford, Me
Group Practice: Associated Eye Care Opto

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Richard James Lasonde, MD
(603) 430-5225
1500A Lafayette Rd # 290
Portsmouth, NH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Brown Univ Program In Med, Providence Ri 02912
Graduation Year: 1989

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Warren Scott Goldblatt, MD
330 Borthwick Ave
Portsmouth, NH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: New York Univ Sch Of Med, New York Ny 10016
Graduation Year: 1990

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Stewart James Turner, MD
(207) 439-4958
57 State Rd
Kittery, ME
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: St Louis Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63104
Graduation Year: 1981

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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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