Conjunctivitis Treatment Thomaston GA

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Kenneth Murray Deen, MD
(706) 647-8138
232 Cherokee Rd
Thomaston, GA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1996

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K Murray Deen MD
Upson Eye Clinic
(706) 647-8138
232 Cherokee Rd
Thomaston, GA
 
William Lawrence Barnwell, MD
(706) 226-2020
1111 Professional Blvd
Dalton, GA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Al Sch Of Med, Birmingham Al 35294
Graduation Year: 1964
Hospital
Hospital: Hamilton Med Ctr, Dalton, Ga
Group Practice: Professional Eye Assoc

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Emmett Price Cordle, MD
(706) 290-0098
2110 Shorter Ave NW
Rome, GA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Emory Univ Sch Of Med, Atlanta Ga 30322
Graduation Year: 1993

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Gerardo Parada, MD
(770) 425-1341
130 Vann St NE Ste 230
Marietta, GA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny At Stony Brook Hlth Sci Ctr, Stony Brook Ny 11794
Graduation Year: 1992

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Thomas Kretzmer OD
Williamson Eye Care
(706) 647-6608
406 W Main St
Thomaston, GA
 
Johnny Deen MD
Barnesville Eye Clinic
(770) 358-4156
211 Main St
Barnesville, GA
 
David Wesley White, MD
(770) 590-7311
1408 Trees of Kennesaw Pkwy NW
Kennesaw, GA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Va Sch Of Med, Charlottesville Va 22908
Graduation Year: 1958

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John Thomas King Jr, MD
Thomasville, GA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Emory Univ Sch Of Med, Atlanta Ga 30322
Graduation Year: 1954

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Spurgeon W Clark, MD
(912) 285-2020
502 Isabella St
Waycross, GA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Emory Univ Sch Of Med, Atlanta Ga 30322
Graduation Year: 1951

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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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