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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 .....

Optom. Amit Sharma

India
Available
Happy to answer any question related to the field of Optometry and opticals. Specialize in Corneal, corneal-limbal and Scleral RGP (Rigid Gas Permeable ) contact lenses for keratoconus, post lasik ectasia , dry eyes, etc,

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.

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.

DR. KENNETH BERGER

U.S.
On Vacation
returns 06/02/2016
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.

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2016-05-23 multiple CHRPE:

Hi Cindy,  I do not know enough about these entities to help, but you did not mention any family history regarding fap, etc. I would probably ask about a visit to a geneticist to help determine risk and

2016-05-13 Retention Cyst:

Marcia,  Most discomfort from retention cysts are secondary to dry spots. Because the surface isn't smooth / irregular, it doesn't "wet" well. The tears evaporate unevenly and dry spots can develop, kind

2016-05-11 Injury:

Tonia,    You are very wise when it comes to your eyes. I would never advise to not see a doctor and you know best the condition you are in. Generally, if there is no pain or redness associated with what

2016-05-04 Intra Ocular Hypertension Post Cataract Surgery:

Yes patients who are steroid responders develop increased intraocular pressures in one or both eyes,  these patients need to be weaned off the steroids ASAP or concurrently take ocular drops to lower pressures

2016-05-04 Blackout & distorted vision:

It sounds like your wife had a classic ophthalmic or ocular migraine which produces these visual phenomena like you describe . Others describe crackling, distortion, zigzags, heatwaves, colored light,

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