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Lee T Bottem, DO
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Do, 2002, Des Moines Univ Coll Of Osteo Med & Surg
Graduation Year: 2007

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Gerard Jay Hunter, MD
(918) 747-0289
1717 S Utica Ave Ste 101
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Ophthalmology, Plastic Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Albany Med Coll, Albany Ny 12208
Graduation Year: 1974
Hospital
Hospital: Hillcrest Med Ctr, Tulsa, Ok; St John Med Ctr, Tulsa, Ok; St Francis Hospital, Tulsa, Ok
Group Practice: Eye Institute

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James Cyril Meehan, MD
3030 S Harvard Ave
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1998

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Brute Wolf, MD
1145 S Utica Ave Ste 461
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Oklahoma
Graduation Year: 1992

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John W Huneke, MD FACS
918-742-5004 Ann
2021 S Lewis Ave
Tulsa, OK
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Indiana
Graduation Year: 1958

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J Harley Galusha, DO
(918) 455-2112
3233 E 31st St
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Hlth Sci, Coll Of Osteo Med, Kansas City Mo 64124
Graduation Year: 1956

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Curtis Vandyne Wolf II, MD
(918) 579-1981
1145 S Utica Ave Ste 461
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1992

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Bill Alberto Delgado, MD
2424 E 21st St Ste 300
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tulane Univ Sch Of Med, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1993

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Mark Justin Weiss, MD
(918) 742-2428
1717 S Utica Ave Ste 102
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Temple Univ Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19140
Graduation Year: 1968
Hospital
Hospital: St John Med Ctr, Tulsa, Ok
Group Practice: Eye Institute

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Raymond Earl Townsend, MD
(918) 747-7799
2424 E 21st St Ste 300
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med, Seattle Wa 98195
Graduation Year: 1969
Hospital
Hospital: St John Med Ctr, Tulsa, Ok
Group Practice: Retina Associates Inc

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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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