Conjunctivitis Treatment West Chester OH

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Kelly Patrick O'Neill, MD
(513) 868-7606
7593 Tylers Place Blvd Ste 107
West Chester, OH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nm Sch Of Med, Albuquerque Nm 87131
Graduation Year: 1985
Hospital
Hospital: Mercy Hospital-Fairfield, Fairfield, Oh
Group Practice: Wetherington Eye Assoc

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Munawar Ahmad, MD
(513) 777-7097
6964 Tylersville Rd
West Chester, OH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Khyber Med Coll, Univ Of Peshawar, Peshawar, Pakistan
Graduation Year: 1961

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George Kranias, MD
(513) 381-1900
12124 Sheraton Ln
Cincinnati, OH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Aristotelian Univ Of Thessaloniki, Fac Of Med, Thessaloniki, Greece
Graduation Year: 1968

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Michael Richard Petersen, MD
(513) 984-5133
10494 Montgomery Rd
Cincinnati, OH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med, Miami Fl 33101
Graduation Year: 1986
Hospital
Hospital: Bethesda North Hosp, Cincinnati, Oh; Christ Hosp, Cincinnati, Oh
Group Practice: Cinti Eye Institute

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Corwin Mansell Smith, MD
(513) 984-5133
10494 Montgomery Rd
Cincinnati, OH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med, Cincinnati Oh 45267
Graduation Year: 1964
Hospital
Hospital: Bethesda North Hosp, Cincinnati, Oh
Group Practice: Cinti Eye Institute

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Ann G Neff, MD
(305) 326-6000
West Chester, OH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Northeastern Oh Univs Coll Of Med, Rootstown Oh 44272
Graduation Year: 1993
Hospital
Hospital: Jackson Mem Hosp, Miami, Fl
Group Practice: Bascom Palmer Eye Institute

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David Roscoe Adam, MD
(513) 523-2125
12124 Sheraton Ln
Cincinnati, OH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Oh State Univ Coll Of Med, Columbus Oh 43210
Graduation Year: 1983

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Robert Lester Strawn, MD
(859) 426-0780
10494 Montgomery Rd
Cincinnati, OH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med, Cincinnati Oh 45267
Graduation Year: 1962

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Adam Henry Kaufman, MD
(513) 558-5151
10494 Montgomery Rd
Cincinnati, OH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med, Cincinnati Oh 45267
Graduation Year: 1987

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Michael Eric Snyder, MD
(513) 984-5133
10494 Montgomery Rd
Cincinnati, OH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mi Med Sch, Ann Arbor Mi 48109
Graduation Year: 1989

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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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