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John M. Dovie, OD, FAAO

U.S.
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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.

DR. KENNETH BERGER

U.S.
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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.

Mitchell Axelrod

U.S.
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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.

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)

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.
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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 .....

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2014-10-23 eye Infection:

hi John,  Some of what you report doesn't make sense to me.  you are on a strong antibiotic and steroid yet you said you had an allergy.  Actually I doubt the allergy idea, but maybe it is so.  Maybe it

2014-10-22 Eye treatment:

Zahir,      Thank you for your question. I know when it comes to our children we worry and do all that we can to help them. So with that in mind let’s see if I can put you at ease.    Having a prescription

2014-10-22 Eye treatment:

Zareef,    Thank you for your question. I know when it comes to our children we worry and do all that we can to help them. So with that in mind let’s see if I can put you at ease.    Having a prescription

2014-10-19 Adult onset myopia:

Adult onset myopia is generally the cause of nuclear sclerosis that is the increased density and thickness of the crystalline lens of the eye . This generally occurs with the aging process and is the precursor

2014-10-16 cataract surgery:

Dear Victoria,    Firstly, after cataract, it takes a few days for the sight to settle down, and what one sees is uncrisp vision, spread of some light etc. What you may be experiencing may even be due

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