Ptosis Treatment South Sioux City NE

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Michael Gerard Wadzinski, MD
(712) 233-1529
2800 Pierce St Ste 404
Sioux City, IA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med, Omaha Ne 68198
Graduation Year: 1988

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Dr.Jason Jones
(712) 239-3937
4405 Hamilton Boulevard
Sioux City, IA
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: New York Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1999
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Charles Earl Jones, MD
(712) 239-3987
4405 Hamilton Blvd
Sioux City, IA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med, Iowa City Ia 52242
Graduation Year: 1964

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Ralph M Stanifer, MD
2916 Hamilton Blvd
Sioux City, IA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mi Med Sch, Ann Arbor Mi 48109
Graduation Year: 1973
Hospital
Hospital: Bayou City Med Ctr, Houston, Tx

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Daniel Brodkey OD
(712) 274-2020
5404 Morningside Ave
Sioux City, IA
 
Beth M Kollars Bruening, MD
(712) 233-1529
2800 Pierce St Ste 404
Sioux City, IA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med, Omaha Ne 68198
Graduation Year: 1987
Hospital
Hospital: Mercy Med Ctr, Sioux City, Ia; St Lukes Reg Medctr, Sioux City, Ia
Group Practice: Eye Associates Siouxland

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Timothy Francis Moran, MD
(712) 252-4333
2001 Hamilton Blvd Ste D
Sioux City, IA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Temple Univ Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19140
Graduation Year: 1966
Hospital
Hospital: Mercy Med Ctr, Sioux City, Ia; St Lukes Reg Medctr, Sioux City, Ia
Group Practice: Moran Eye Ctr

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Jason Jonathan Jones, MD
(712) 239-3937
4405 Hamilton Blvd
Sioux City, IA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: New York Univ Sch Of Med, New York Ny 10016
Graduation Year: 1999

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Min Kyu Han, MD
(712) 239-3937
4405 Hamilton Blvd
Sioux City, IA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Bowman Gray Sch Of Med Of Wake Forest Univ, Winston-Salem Nc 27157
Graduation Year: 1998

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John Kiernan OD
Daniel L Brodkey Pc
(712) 252-4406
1214 Pierce St
Sioux City, IA
 
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Drooping Eyelids

Drooping upper eyelids, known as ptosis, can occur at birth, or more commonly in adulthood. Newborns with ptosis usually have underdevelopment of the muscle that lifts the upper eyelid, while adult ptosis has a variety of causes. The most common cause is age-induced stretching of the muscle that lifts the upper eyelid, but injury, muscle diseases, or nerve diseases of the muscle or upper eyelid are also potential causes of ptosis.

Besides being a cosmetic problem, drooping upper eyelids can block upward vision and, if the eyelids are low enough, even central vision. In the case of nerve problems that result in drooping upper eyelids, ptosis can be a sign of a more serious neurologic problem. In infants, drooping upper eyelids can cause amblyopia (poor visual development) by blocking central vision or causing astigmatism which distorts the vision.

Symptoms You May Experience:
If your upper eyelids droop, you may notice that your eyelids block your vision when you look upward or even straight ahead. You may have trouble reading, because your eyelids may droop even more when you are looking down at a book. You may notice forehead tension headaches if you lift your eyebrows with your forehead muscles to help raise your upper eyelids. If your ptosis has a neurologic cause, one upper eye lid may droop more than the other, the droopiness may fluctuate (often becoming worse later in the day), or you may experience double vision...

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