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Robert Lance Joseph, MD
(304) 232-8440
1300 Market St
Wheeling, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wv Univ Sch Of Med, Morgantown Wv 26506
Graduation Year: 1968

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David Harvey Bowman, MD
40 Medical Park
Wheeling, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med, Pittsburgh Pa 15261
Graduation Year: 1963

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William Douglas Strauch, MD
(304) 232-0510
96 12th St
Wheeling, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wv Univ Sch Of Med, Morgantown Wv 26506
Graduation Year: 1976
Hospital
Hospital: Ohio Valley Med Ctr, Wheeling, Wv; Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, Wv

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William Francis Wright Jr, MD
(505) 392-7606
1 Medical Park
Wheeling, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nm Sch Of Med, Albuquerque Nm 87131
Graduation Year: 1978

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Kenneth Matthew Gainer, MD
(304) 293-3757
222 N 5th St
Martins Ferry, OH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wv Univ Sch Of Med, Morgantown Wv 26506
Graduation Year: 1997

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Raymond Anthony Bannan, MD
(304) 242-9245
20 Medical Park Ste 105
Wheeling, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Oh State Univ Coll Of Med, Columbus Oh 43210
Graduation Year: 1986

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Milton E Nugent, MD FACS
(304) 277-1564
11 Shawnee Hills Rd
Wheeling, WV
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Chicago
Graduation Year: 1942

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Rizal V Pangilinan, MD FACS
(304) 234-1902
58 16th St
Wheeling, WV
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Manila Central
Graduation Year: 1963

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Harold Frank Leeper, MD
(304) 234-2020
58 16th St
Wheeling, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: A Einstein Coll Of Med Of Yeshiva Univ, Bronx Ny 10461
Graduation Year: 1985
Hospital
Hospital: Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, Wv; Reynolds Memorial Hospital, Glen Dale, Wv
Group Practice: Wheeling Clinic

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Walter William Jones, MD
(740) 633-2456
90 N 4th St Ste 22
Martins Ferry, OH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny At Buffalo Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci, Buffalo Ny 14214
Graduation Year: 1969
Hospital
Hospital: East Ohio Reg Hosp, Martins Ferry, Oh; Ohio Valley Med Ctr, Wheeling, Wv; Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, Wv
Group Practice: Spectacles Etc

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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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