Dacryocystitis Treatments Pell City AL

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Keith A Williamson, MD
Pell City, AL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Alabama - Birmingham
Graduation Year: 2001

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Khalid Latif Punhoon Khan, MD FACS
(205) 362-1590
216 Battle St E Ste A
Talladega, AL
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Nishtar
Graduation Year: 1968

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Shelleigh Buckingham OD
Forestdale Eye Clinic
(205) 640-3091
2824 Moody Pkwy
Moody, AL
 
Joseph Schnorbus OD
Cheaha Eye Assoc
(256) 362-4872
210 North St W
Talladega, AL
 
Jorge Luis Arango, MD
(334) 793-2211
2800 Ross Clark Cir
Dothan, AL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Fl Coll Of Med, Gainesville Fl 32610
Graduation Year: 1993

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Khalid Latif P Khan, MD
(256) 352-1590
216 Battle St E Ste A
Talladega, AL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Languages
Hindi, Panjabi, Urdu
Education
Medical School: Nishtar Med Coll, Bahuddin Zakaria Univ, Multan, Pakistan
Graduation Year: 1967
Hospital
Hospital: Baptist Citizens Med Ctr, Talladega, Al; Clay County Hosp And Nurs, Ashland, Al
Group Practice: Talladega Ophthalmology

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Theo N Kirkland Jr, MD
(205) 467-7608
6448 US Highway 11
Springville, AL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Al Sch Of Med, Birmingham Al 35294
Graduation Year: 1947
Hospital
Hospital: Medical Center East, Birmingham, Al
Group Practice: Michael A Callahan & Assoc

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Greg Hively OD
St Clair Eye Care
(205) 640-2020
Po Box 640
Moody, AL
 
Stuart F Ball, MD
(251) 473-1900
2880 Dauphin St
Mobile, AL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med, Charleston Sc 29425
Graduation Year: 1978

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Asha Sri D Nuthi, DO
401 Meridian St N Ste 400
Huntsville, AL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Hlth Sci, Coll Of Osteo Med, Kansas City Mo 64124
Graduation Year: 1998

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Dacryocystitis Tear Duct And Sac Eye Infection

Dacryocystitis is an infection of the tear drainage system. Tears are normally made by the lacrimal gland under the upper eyelid and drain out through a system of ducts to the lacrimal sac and out into the nose. If there is a blockage in this drainage system, tears cannot drain out properly, allowing bacteria to grow in the ducts or lacrimal sac and cause dacryocystitis. Such blockages of the tear drainage system may be due to aging, injury, sinus disease, inflammatory diseases, or scarring from previous episodes of dacryocystitis. In severe cases, the infection can spread to the surrounding skin and other areas of the face or orbit.

Symptoms You May Experience:
If you have a blockage of your tear drainage system, you may notice excessive watering of your eyes. If infection develops, resulting in dacryocystitis, you may notice redness, pain, and swelling of the skin below the inner corner of the eye, toward the nose. The eye itself may also feel irritated...

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