You are here:

Ophthalmology & Optometry/Experts

ExpertAverage RatingsExpertise

Dr Anand Shroff, MD, FICS

India
Available
I can answer any question on eye care, expertise in Laser eye surgery, LASIK, Epi LASIK, cataract, glaucoma, keratoconus- corneal collagen crosslinking.

Robert Sobotor LDO

U.S.
Available
Eye Glasses: fit, adjustment, and function Frames and Lenses: materials, benefits, limitations,progressive vs. bi-focal and adaptation Contact Lenses: tips on wearing, insertion and removal, comfort and proper cleaning and care Visual Complaints: Whether you have a history of unresolved visual complaints, never had a pair of glasses “feel right” or “I saw better out of my old pair” I can help troubleshoot visual complaints resulting from new glasses by determining, based on your observations and feelings, what the likely causes are and explaining them to you in a way that gives you a clear understanding and a shorter adaptation period. Contact lens Care: Tips and suggestions that I have used to teach first time contact lens wearers, even pre-teen and adolescent children, to quickly give them the skills and confidence to put in and remove their contact lenses. Tips on getting them in fast in the morning and out quickly at night without having that itchy feeling when you remove them. I can explain to you the makeup of the tear layer and how it can directly affect the comfort of your contacts based on little thing like computer use, heating and air in the car and office, that .....

Optom. Amit Sharma

India
Available
Happy to answer any question related to the field of Optometry and opticals. Specialize in RGP (Rigid Gas Permeable )and other speciality contact lenses like Piggy Back ,scleral and semi-scleral,Kerasoft contact lenses for keratoconus, post lasik ect, and CRT (Corneal Refractive Therapy)

John M. Dovie, OD, FAAO

U.S.
Available
As a residency-trained Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry I am able to answer most questions regarding eye and vision health. Anything is welcome, ranging from dry or allergy eyes, bifocal contact lenses, or thoughts on LASIK surgery. As I am not a surgeon, detail-oriented surgical-related questions may be better answered by an ophthalmologist.

Mitchell Axelrod

U.S.
Available
I'm happy to answer questions about eye exam findings and procedures, glasses and contact lens types/prescriptions/problems. I can also answer questions about general eye conditions/diseases. I do not answer questions concerning surgical techniques/procedures. Please state your age or within a small range when asking questions, as it is often important.

DR. KENNETH BERGER

U.S.
Available
Any and all questions with regard to ocular ailments, eye diseases as cataracts, glaucoma, macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, etc , eye and visual sympomatology, eyeglasses, contact lenses, low or subnormal vision, pediatric vision conditions,and special and unique ailments will be discussed.

Recent Answers

2014-12-15 detached retina surgery:

Dear Don,    This is a tricky situation.    On one hand you have a diagnosis of a cataract, which does have a possibility of only getting worse with time.    Yes, I agree her visual acuity is fine at 20/20

2014-12-15 retinal detachment:

Very often after retinal detachment surgery with laser, a cataract develops and has to be removed. The best person to discuss this matter with is the retinal surgery. If you're not happy with his professional

2014-12-14 When should I wear glasses?:

hi Andrew,  it isn't a strong rx, but it is necessary for distances beyond several feet if you want clarity. as you get older your rx may probably increase and you would wear them all the time to avoid

2014-12-04 APPROVAL DROPS WET MACULAR DEGENERATION:

No I'm sorry I'm not familiar with that drug however there are many drugs that are in the pipeline and are going to be available by different pharmaceutical companies I am not familiar with the results

2014-11-28 question about styes:

Artificial tears will help replace the oils that are getting blocked up and decreased your symptoms, yes; but they will not fix the overall problem.  If you're going to get OTC tears, I would suggest a

More Answers in Category Ophthalmology & Optometry


Ophthalmology & Optometry

All Answers


Answers by Expert:


Ask Experts

Volunteer


©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.