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Thomas Ray Stevens, MD
(503) 581-5287
655 Medical Center Dr NE
Salem, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wi Med Sch, Madison Wi 53706
Graduation Year: 1965

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Robert E Tibolt, MD
(503) 581-5287
655 Medical Center Dr NE
Salem, OR
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Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio, San Antonio Tx 78284
Graduation Year: 1988

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Ronald George Ebel, MD
(800) 451-6522
1020 Liberty St SE
Salem, OR
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Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med, Cincinnati Oh 45267
Graduation Year: 1959

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Edmund Gary Servais, MD
(503) 371-4350
2450 12th St SE
Salem, OR
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Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Mc Master Univ, Sch Of Med, Hamilton, Ont, Canada
Graduation Year: 1978
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Hospital: Salem Hospital, Salem, Or

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Richard K Neahring, MD
(503) 585-2022
1309 Liberty St SE
Salem, OR
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Ophthalmology
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Male
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Medical School: Northwestern Univ Med Sch, Chicago Il 60611
Graduation Year: 1989
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Hospital: Salem Hospital, Salem, Or
Group Practice: Eye Care Physicians & Surgeons

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Uldis Janis Berzins, MD
(503) 581-5287
655 Med Ctr Dr NE
Salem, OR
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Ophthalmology
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Male
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Medical School: Stanford Univ Sch Of Med, Stanford Ca 94305
Graduation Year: 1977

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Elmer Theodore Sornson, MD
(503) 581-5287
655 Medical Center Dr NE
Salem, OR
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Ophthalmology
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Male
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Medical School: Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med, Iowa City Ia 52242
Graduation Year: 1961

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Andrew Stephen Westfall, MD
(713) 798-3880
2450 12th St SE
Salem, OR
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Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med, Portland Or 97201
Graduation Year: 1999

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Raymond Leroy Erickson, MD
2450 12th St SE
Salem, OR
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Ophthalmology
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Male
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Medical School: Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med, Portland Or 97201
Graduation Year: 1944

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Eric Iverseen Jones, MD
(503) 341-2854
1020 Liberty St SE
Salem, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Suny At Stony Brook Hlth Sci Ctr, Stony Brook Ny 11794
Graduation Year: 1998

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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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