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Dr. Chaitra

Ophthalmologist, Bangalore

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Dr. Chaitra Ophthalmologist, Bangalore
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I pride myself in attending local and statewide seminars to stay current with the latest techniques, and treatment planning.
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Dr. Chaitra is an experienced Ophthalmologist in Seshadripuram, Bangalore. She is currently practising at Bhagwan Mahaveer Jain Nethralaya in Seshadripuram, Bangalore. Save your time and book an appointment online with Dr. Chaitra on Lybrate.com.

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I was told by an optometrist that the power for contact lenses can be of lower value than that of eyeglasses, is it true?

MBBS, MS - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
The contact lens is applied closer to the eye compared to eyeglasses, so the number of both are different for same refractive error.
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I have a problem in my eyes. Sometimes it become red after using contact lens. What's can I do for?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I have a problem in my eyes. Sometimes it become red after using contact lens. What's can I do for?
Use Tear plus eye drop frequently and use a good eye solution for cleaning lens like RENU's SOLUTION.
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Am not feeling well while working in computer. irritation start in my eyes and feels dryness.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
Am not feeling well while working in computer. irritation start in my eyes and feels dryness.
The solution for this problem is its reduced usage and while using computor use in proper light. There is nothing more effective than controlling usage to reduce and negate the effects. You can also reduce the intensity of the computor screen by attaching a filter or by getting an eye-friendly screen. Above all, one must try to reduce the amount of computor usage or take frequent breaks. Homoeopathic medicine CINELUBE EYE DROPS ( HAPDCO) Pour 2 drops 3 times daily
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In my both eye earlier there was a golden ring around eye but now a day it is spreading toward white surface of my eye.

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
In my both eye earlier there was a golden ring around eye but now a day it is spreading toward white surface of my eye.
Very difficult to comment without checking clinically. Also pls share your eye picture so that we can help better.
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I have red eyes for over 2 days. What should I do?

FICO, Specialist in Cataract,Cornea and refractive surgeries , MD - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist,
I have red eyes for over 2 days. What should I do?
There are various causes of red eye however most common will be conjunctivitis which may be allergic or infectious. Will start treatment empirically on the line of infection start eye drops vigamox 6 times a day eye drops genteal four times a day however other causes of red eyes has to be rule out like allergic, glaucoma, foreign body, uveitis dry eyes, blepharitis. Kindly consult a ophthalmologist.
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Does having diabetes mean that I am at higher risk for other medical problems? Should I start seeing other doctors regularly, such as an eye doctor?

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
Does having diabetes mean that I am at higher risk for other medical problems? Should I start seeing other doctors re...
Hello diabetes affects mainly kidneys. Eyes. Heart. Nerves and blood vessels so practically all body parts are at risk for disease anyway. Get retinal (eye) check everybyear along with kidney evaluation. Cardiac evaluation.
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I am 21 year-old, my eyes are getting pain at night Times because of watching tv and reading books what should I do ?

DOMS, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
I am 21 year-old, my eyes are getting pain at night Times because of watching tv and reading books what should I do ?
Get your refraction done and wear spectacles eat green veggies. Carrots. Strain less your eyes. Relax your eyes in between work. Blink regularily if working for long time on computer. Lower the brightness of your screen. Work under adequately illuminated conditions. If needed wear corrective spectacles.
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I have red eyes from three days. What should I do. Help me. I can't understand the reason for these red eyes. Thank you.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I have red eyes from three days. What should I do. Help me. I can't understand the reason for these red eyes. Thank you.
Eyes appear red because the vessels at the surface of the white portion of the eye (sclera) become swollen. Vessels may swell due to: • Eye dryness • Too much sun exposure • Dust or other particles in the eye • Allergies • Infection • Injury Homoeopathic medicine EUPHRASIA 30 ( Dr Reckeweg) Drink 2 drops direct on tongue every 2-3 hrly CINERARIA /EUPHRASIA EYEDROPS ( SBL ) pour into eyes 1-2 drops 3 times daily
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Hi, I am 38 years old woman. My job is involves continuous reading and looking at computer. Since last year I am facing difficulty with my eye. I have checked and I do not have specs. But My eyes can not tolerate bright light in the office. I even can not tolerate the light coming from my laptop screen. My eyes feel tired or irritated due that light. What Can I do?

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
Hi, I am 38 years old woman. My job is involves continuous reading and looking at computer. Since last year I am faci...
Take frequent breaks while you are working every 20-25 mins take break to look away from screen blink more frequently' level of screen should be below the level of eyes ac should not blow directly on your face. Also get your eyes checked for any spectacle power.
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I am suffering from myopia, my both eyes number is more than -4.5. Now a days I am using specs. But I want to get rid of these glasses, please give me some information for removing my eye glasses by any natural or scientific way.

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
I am suffering from myopia, my both eyes number is more than -4.5.
Now a days I am using specs. But I want to get rid...
Unfortunately there are no natural medications to remove spectacles permanently. You can either try contact lenses or plan for refractive lasik laser surgery lasik is a simple laser procedure which changes the shape of the cornea so that the light rays fall on the retina properly. It is a painless procedure. It is a day care procedure does not require any injections, does not require admission, you can simply resume your duties in 2 days. Cost varies from centre to centre. Side effects are usually limited to dryness of eyes for few months. We can do lasik anytime after age of 18 years. You need to undergo proper prelasik checkup to decide whether lasik is safe for you or not.
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How to treat swollen eyelids naturally or any medicine? It's just started in my left eye. Please suggest any good idea as I am having exam this sunday!

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
How to treat swollen eyelids naturally or any medicine? It's just started in my left eye. Please suggest any good ide...
Hello, Bags under eyes — mild swelling or puffiness under the eyes — are common as you age. Bags under eyes are usually a cosmetic concern and rarely a sign of a serious underlying medical condition. At-home remedies, such as cool compresses, can help improve the appearance of bags under eyes. For persistent or bothersome under-eye puffiness, cosmetic treatments are available. Bags under eyes can include - mild swelling, saggy or loose skin, dark circles. Causes: You may not like the way they look, but bags under eyes are usually harmless and don't require medical care. See your doctor if the swelling: Is severe and persistent Is accompanied by redness, itching or pain Affects other parts of your body, such as your legs As you age, the tissue structures and muscles supporting your eyelids weaken. The skin may start to sag, and fat that is normally confined to the area around the eye (orbit) can move into the area below your eyes. Also, the space below your eyes can accumulate fluid, making the under-eye area appear puffy or swollen. Several factors can lead to this, including: Fluid retention due to changes in weather (for example, hot, humid days), hormone levels or eating salty foods Not getting enough sleep Allergies or dermatitis, especially if puffiness is accompanied by redness and itching Heredity — under-eye bags can run in families Lifestyle and Home Remedies: The following tips can help you reduce or eliminate bags under eyes: Use a cool compress. Wet a clean washcloth with cool water. While sitting up, apply the damp washcloth to the skin under and around your eyes for a few minutes using mild pressure. Get enough sleep at night. For most adults, seven to eight hours a night is a good amount of sleep. Sleep with your head slightly raised. Add an extra pillow or prop up the head of your mattress. Or elevate the entire head of the bed a few inches. This helps prevent fluids from accumulating around your eyes as you sleep. Reduce allergy symptoms. Avoid allergens when possible. Try over-the-counter allergy medications. Talk to your doctor about prevention strategies if you develop under-eye reactions due to hair dyes, soaps, cosmetics or other allergens. Medication: Take Apis Mellifica 200/ twice daily for 3 weeks. But the result varies depending on conditions like whether the swelling is oedematous in nature, or there is collection of fat, or there is lax tissue, or if this is a hereditary feature or has some underlying medical condition.
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I often feel itching in my eyes before sleeping. Even slight reddish color is also visible some times. Eyesight Vision is6*6. What could be it leading to!

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I often feel itching in my eyes before sleeping. Even slight reddish color is also visible some times. Eyesight Visio...
Hello. I think you have allergic conjunctivitis. 1. Eye allergies, called allergic conjunctivitis, are a common condition that occurs when the eyes react to something that irritates them (called an allergen). 2. The eyes produce a substance called histamine to fight off the allergen. As a result, the eyelids and conjunctiva (the thin, filmy membrane that covers the inside of your eyelids) become red, swollen and itchy, with tearing and burning. The key to treating eye allergies is a. Avoid or limit contact with the substance causing the problem. B. Avoid rubbing eyes instead do cold compresses. Use antiallergic eyedrop along with lubricating eyedrop. This will help you I am very sorry dear to say that there is no medicine that can cure allergy. Only way is to stay away from all those things that you are allergic to.
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I am 80 years old. And I do Have eye sight problem. Please let me know what to take vitamins to be useful.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I am 80 years old. And I do Have eye sight problem. Please let me know what to take vitamins to be useful.
Hello, Vitamin A is one of the most important vitamins for your eyes that you can consume. Fruits like apricots contain high amounts of vitamin A and will help you to improve your vision without glasses. You should eat carrots , eggs, soy, apricots, spinach,dark chocolates,garlic and salmon.
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I am having eye problems since 1 week it get very dark and red. What should I do?

MBBS, cc USG
General Physician, Noida
Do you have pain/ discharge from eyes also? one eye or both eye involved? h/o any eye trauma? red eye may be due to 1. Lack of sleep 2. Long travelling 3. Infection 4 allergy 5 excessive use of laptop/tv/ mobile so kindly follow following advises 1. Avoid using excessive tv/ computers 2. You should wash your eyes with fresh water 2-3 times in a day 3. Maintain hygiene 4 do not rub your eyes with hands 5 kindly consult eye doctor for testing refractive errors and to rule out infection.
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I have floters I am 33 years old it affect my eyes.

MS - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist,
It could be due to vitreous degeneration or any retinal pathology. Get it tested and treated accordingly
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I am 46 years male and suffering eye problem (automatic dropping of water from eyes) for some days.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I am 46 years male and suffering eye problem (automatic dropping of water from eyes) for some days.
Automatic watering of eyes can be due to many reasons and the main reasons are 1.Eye Allergy due to dust,Pollution,infection 2.Weak Eyesight 3.Continuous watching TV,Mobile,computor in dim light 4.Any eye injury 5.Lack of sleep 6.Continuous headache 7.Hypertension. So,my suggestion for you is either you give details of your eye watering reasons or visit a local doctor for an eye check up as a final examination can only be made after physical examination.
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My baby girl is 2 year 10 months old she is having sqwint both eyes. Not from birth, we have seeing from last year. I went to eye institutes and they are saying that required surgery. In its cimpleated in 30 min. Please suggest me what to do ?

MS, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Zirakpur
Go for it.She might be developing amblyopia.In those conditions surgey should be as early as possible with occlusion
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My eye was artificial eye it becomes back side of the eye is blacked and bad smell why? Any problem are not?

FICO, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Gandhinagar
My eye was artificial eye it becomes back side of the eye is blacked and bad smell why? Any problem are not?
The cause for blackening and bad smell emanating from the artificial eye is most likely due to poor hygiene of the socket and the prosthesis (artificial eye). Proper hygiene and cleanliness of the prosthesis (artificial eye) as well as the eye socket is of paramount importance. You should clean the prosthesis (artificial eye) daily twice (minimum) with clean water and soap-subsequently allow it to dry completely and then wear it. In the empty socket, you should use antibiotic eye drops or ointments and keep it specifically clean. Currently, it would be a good idea to get it checked up personally by an eye specialist and initiate proper treatment for the same. Doing this would prevent further infection and deterioration of the empty socket as well as your artificial eye. Hope my suggestions helped you. let me know if you require further guidance. Take care, regards. Dr. Chaitanya.
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I have pain in my head from last 2 months and I have red eye from last 2 months please help me.

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
I have pain in my head from  last 2 months and I have red eye from last 2 months please help me.
TAKE TAB. DOLO 650 MG FOR HEADACHE. EYE DROP GENTY FOR RED EYES. AVOID STRESS, IF NO OK PL. CHECKUP CBC, BLOOD SUGAR, AND CONSULT AGAIN.
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