Conjunctivitis Treatment Wethersfield CT

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David Keith Emmel, MD
(860) 721-8960
1260 Silas Deane Hwy
Wethersfield, CT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Cornell Univ Med Coll, New York Ny 10021
Graduation Year: 1980
Hospital
Hospital: U Conn Health Ctr-John Dempsey, Farmington, Ct; Hartford Hosp, Hartford, Ct

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Stephen Tristram Conway, MD
(401) 728-9350
85 Seymour St
Hartford, CT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Languages
Portuguese, Spanish
Education
Medical School: Tufts Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02111
Graduation Year: 1973
Hospital
Hospital: Memorial Hospital Of R I, Pawtucket, Ri

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Andrew J Packer, MD
(860) 525-3900
85 Seymour St Ste 822
Hartford, CT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians And Surgeons, New York Ny 10032
Graduation Year: 1976
Hospital
Hospital: Hartford Hosp, Hartford, Ct
Group Practice: Consulting Ophthalmologists

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Dr.Alexander Gaudio
(860) 549-2020
85 Seymour St # 522
Hartford, CT
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Yale Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1963
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Hospital: Hartford Hosp, Hartford, Ct
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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3.0, out of 5 based on 4, reviews.

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Ania D Porazinski Quinter, MD
Newington, CT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Connecticut-Hartford
Graduation Year: 1998

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Allan Myron Berger, MD
(860) 679-1000
272 Grandview Ter
Hartford, CT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Finch U Of Hs/Chicago Med Sch, North Chicago Il 60664
Graduation Year: 1954

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Jerry Neuwirth, MD
(860) 525-3900
85 Seymour St Ste 822
Hartford, CT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Brooklyn, Coll Of Med, Brooklyn Ny 11203
Graduation Year: 1978

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Alexander Rudolph Gaudio, MD
(860) 549-2020
85 Seymour St Ste 522
Hartford, CT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Yale Univ Sch Of Med, New Haven Ct 06510
Graduation Year: 1963
Hospital
Hospital: Hartford Hosp, Hartford, Ct; Massachusetts Eye And Ear Infi, Boston, Ma
Group Practice: Consulting Ophthalmologists

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Alexander Joseph Fortier, MD
(860) 667-0207
505 Willard Ave Ste 2B
Newington, CT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mc Gill Univ, Fac Of Med, Montreal, Que, Canada
Graduation Year: 1972

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Paul Anton Gaudio, MD
(860) 549-2020
85 Seymour St Ste 507
Hartford, CT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: A Einstein Coll Of Med Of Yeshiva Univ, Bronx Ny 10461
Graduation Year: 1997

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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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