Contact Lenses

Problems with contact lenses

 
 
 
Hi,
 
I am a 32 year old female. I have no eye diseases or had any surgeries. I have worn glasses since I was 10 years old and contacts since I was 13 years old. I haven...
Contact Lenses

Cloudy Contact Lenses

 
 
 
Hi,
 
I have been wearing contacts for at least five years. Recently, whenever I put my contacts in, they cloud up after a few minutes of wear.
 
I have tried thr...
Cataract

Cataract in middle age

 
 
 
Thank you for allowing me to post my question
Can you tell me why a typically healthy man would begin developing cataracts in his forties? This person is very healthy, eats ri...
Cosmetics

Beauty problems caused by red eyes

 
 
 
Hi,
I used to have high intraocular pressure for which I used drops for many years. On effecting my yearly eye exam it was found that I no longer had this and the medication c...
Ocular Diseases

Annoying Astigmatism

 
 
 
Hi,
I'm 16 and an aspiring opthalmologist but I have bad eyesight myself. I'm long-sighted and have astigmatism. Can astigmatism affect my dream career?
I have no diseases, h...
Eye Drops

Can i give tobramycin ophthalmic solution usp for babys 6months

 
 
 
 
 
Hi,
 
 
I'm scare to give my 6 months old baby tobramycin ophthalmic solution usp the DR. Give it to my 2year old child is it ok to give to my 6mon...
Retinal Diseases

Black spots,floaters and flashes

 
 
 
Hi,
I see black spots all the time (especially when I look at the blue sky), floaters and sometimes small flashes. Im just 23 but I have high myopia.
Is that a retinal detach...
Eye Drops

Atropine Eye drops for Eye injury

 
 
 
Hi,
I had an eye injury about 10 weeks ago,I have been off Atropine eye drops for about 7 weeks now,my left eye is still dilated from the drops,will this go,or do I have perma...
Ocular Diseases

Double blinking at times

 
 
 
Hi,
I'm 61 years of age. Had cataract surgery two years ago in the left eye. The cataract was very thick. It was a more extensive eye surgery than the other eye.
The eye surg...
Ocular Diseases

Conjunctivitis and Flu

 
 
 
Hi,
 
I am sick with conjunctivitis and a bad cold?
 
Thanks