Conjunctivitis Treatment Thomasville GA

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Dr.Michael Haney
(229) 226-6000
2282 East Pinetree Boulevard
Thomasville, GA
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Education
Medical School: Emory Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1976
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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William Zackie Bridges, MD
(912) 226-6000
114 Mimosa Dr
Thomasville, GA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Emory Univ Sch Of Med, Atlanta Ga 30322
Graduation Year: 1963

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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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David S Hull, MD FACS
Augusta, GA
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Male
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Medical School: Illinois(chicago)
Graduation Year: 1967

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Scott Reed Lambert, MD
(404) 778-3420
1365 Clifton Rd NE Bldg B
Atlanta, GA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Yale Univ Sch Of Med, New Haven Ct 06510
Graduation Year: 1983

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Michael Lee Haney, MD
(229) 226-6000
2282 E Pinetree Blvd
Thomasville, GA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Emory Univ Sch Of Med, Atlanta Ga 30322
Graduation Year: 1976

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Robert Donnell Webb, MD
(912) 226-6000
2282 E Pinetree Blvd
Thomasville, GA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphis Tn 38163
Graduation Year: 1985

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Ingo Schmack, MD
Atlanta, GA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Mainz
Graduation Year: 2002

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John Matthews Dixon, MD
(912) 439-7774
1909 Aberdeen Rd Ste 108
Albany, GA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Al Sch Of Med, Birmingham Al 35294
Graduation Year: 1968
Hospital
Hospital: Palmyra Med Ctr, Albany, Ga; Phoebe Putney Mem Hosp, Albany, Ga

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Ken Del Kindy, MD
(770) 448-6236
5635 Peachtree Pkwy Ste 180
Norcross, GA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: In Univ Sch Of Med, Indianapolis In 46202
Graduation Year: 1966

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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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