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Dr. Chandra Kumar

Ophthalmologist, Bangalore

300 at clinic
Dr. Chandra Kumar Ophthalmologist, Bangalore
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Dr. Chandra Kumar is an experienced Ophthalmologist in Kanakapura, Bangalore. You can consult Dr. Chandra Kumar at Nethradhama Superspeciality Eye Hospital in Kanakapura, Bangalore. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. Chandra Kumar on Lybrate.com.

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I have some sight, I want to take the glasses off! Is there any possibility that I can get the perfect vision again.

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I have some sight, I want to take the glasses off! Is there any possibility that I can get the perfect vision again.
Hello, get your eyes tested from an opthalmologist. Include the following for getting better vision: vitamins a, c, e, and minerals like copper and zinc are essential to eyesight. Get the antioxidants from dark leafy greens, egg yolks, yellow peppers, pumpkin, sweet potatoes, and carrots. Include garlic and onions. Blueberries, grapes as they have antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties that can help improve your vision. Dha is a fatty acid found in coldwater fish like salmon, sardines and mackerel. Exercises for strengthening eye muscles: -begin by partially closing your eyes; the lids should only be halfway shut. After holding for 10-15 seconds, close your eyes very slowly. Take a few deep breaths to increase oxygen in the blood. -warm your eyes. Rub your palms together to create heat, and then place them against your eyes for five seconds. Repeat this three times. -hold a pen at arm's length. Focus your gaze on the tip of the pen. Bring the pen closer to your nose at a slow and steady pace. Repeat this exercise 5-10 times. -concentrate your vision on the tip of your nose. Then shift your gaze to an object further away, either at arm's length or 20 feet away. Then shift your eyes back to the tip of your nose. Repeat this exercise 10 times. -sit in a relaxed but upright position. Begin by look to the left-most position (without moving your head) and hold to stretch your eye muscles. Hold for 5 counts. Blink and return your gaze back to look straight in front of you. Then look to the right-most position with your gaze and hold for 5 counts. Repeat 3 times, blinking between each hold. Then, repeat this exercise looking up and then down. Do not forget about blinking. -sit in a relaxed but upright position. Look up and to your right for 5 seconds. Return your gaze to center. Look up to and to your left for 5 seconds. Return your gaze to center. Look down and to your right for 5 seconds. Return your gaze to center. Look down and to your left for 5 seconds. -one helpful way to do this is to imagine that you are looking at the number 12 on a clock. Then, follow the numbers around the clock with your eyes. Repeat going the other way around the clock. -massage your temples. Using your thumb knuckles, massage your temples in small circles, 20 times in one direction and 20 in the other. Repeat the same actions above the midpoint of the eyebrows at the forehead, then below the eyes on both sides of the bridge of the nose. -take a mini-nap. Put your head back, close your eyes, and relax for 3 minutes. Insufficient sleep may weaken your vision, so shoot for 8 hours of sound sleep a night. Rest your eyes 10 minutes for every 50 minutes spent reading or in front of the computer. If your eyes feel overly tired, lie down and place cooling cucumber slices over your eyelids. Medication: take homoeopathic medicine which will help you in preventing first and then reducing the power of your eyes (if the eye power is less). Take physostigma 6/ thrice daily for 4-6 months and instill euphrasia eye drops twice a day. Thereafter, revert back for further guidance.

I have red eye for over 3 days. Can't see clearly with this eye. What should I do?

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I have red eye for over 3 days. Can't see clearly with this eye. What should I do?
Hello, Bloodshot eyes appear red because the vessels at the surface of the white portion of the eye become swollen. Vessels may swell due to: Eye dryness Too much sun exposure Dust or other particles in the eye Allergies Infection Injury Eye infections or inflammation can cause redness as well as possible itching, discharge, pain, or vision problems. Other causes of eye redness include Colds or allergies, Acute glaucoma, Corneal scratches: Injuries caused by sand, dust, or overuse of contact lenses. Sometimes, a bright red spot, called a subconjunctival hemorrhage, will appear on the white of the eye. This often happens after straining or coughing, which causes a broken blood vessel on the surface of the eye. Most often, there is no pain and your vision is normal. It is almost never a serious problem. Because the blood leaks into the conjunctiva, which is clear, you cannot wipe or rinse the blood away. Like a bruise, the red spot will go away within a week or two. Management: - Try to rest your eyes if redness is due to fatigue or eye strain. No other treatment is needed. - Wash your hands, hold clean water in your hand, keep your eyes closer to the water and dip the eyes by blinking the eyelids frequently in the held water in hand. Repeat it for 3-4 times again. - Avoid watching T.V., working on computer or mobile, reading or frequently keep blinking your eyes to avoid dryness. Take frequent breaks in between. - In case there is itching, use a clean napkin or a tissue to wipe the tears and cleaning the eyelids gently. -Wear an UV-rays protected sunglasses while you are out in sun. Medication: Take homoeopathic medicines - Schwabe’s Belladonna 30 and Euphrasia 30 - both thrice daily for 4 days. Use Euphrasia Eye drops twice daily. Revert back thereafter.

I have a problem with my eyes? It is blinking in light nothing to see in when bike light is come to my eyes when I driving.

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I have a problem with my eyes? It is blinking in light nothing to see in when bike light is come to my eyes when I dr...
Most common cause is having a spectacles power. Just get it checked with nearest eye care specialist wear protective glasses while you r travelling to avoid dust and dirt entering the eyes.. more importantly put on helmet with wisor ( front glass covering) while driving two wheeler

What is the reason for swelling of eyelid which occurs to me normally at times. Can you please explain whether it is an infection or due to excess heat in the body?

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What is the reason for swelling of eyelid which occurs to me normally at times. Can you please explain whether it is ...
There are many reasons for swollen eyelids and the more common reasons are 1.Weak eyesight 2.Eye allergy due to either Dust,pollution 3.Alcoholism,Thyroid,Kidney problems 4.lack of sleep,stress 5.Recurrent Styes 6. Frequent Hypertension,headache 7.Skin allergy 8.External or internal injury So cure for swollen eyelids is purely symptomatic and based on symptoms which led to your problem.Please discuss id detail regarding your swollen eyelids to make a correct diagnosis.

I am 19 year old. From past 3 days my right eye became red at right side of right eye. Tears are coming through the right eye. I have used eye drops. But no result.

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I am 19 year old. From past 3 days my right eye became red at right side of right eye. Tears are coming through the r...
Hello there are many causes for redness of eyes mainly allergy, infection, inflammation and dry eyes etc. 1. Redness + itching: allergy 2. Redness + pain + watering + decreased vision: infection 3. Redness + pain: inflammation 4. Redness foreign body sensation: dryness if there is only redness then it is normal as slight exposure to dust, temperature or air or eyes may be red in morning. Stress may also cause redness. I usually do not treat when there is only redness, you can 1. Blink a lot 2. Wash eyes with fresh water 3. Cold compresses 4. Use lubricating eye drop like flogel these measures will help to keep your eyes healthy but it will not have any effect on redness (treating general redness alone is not necessary also) having said that you should consult local ophthalmologist for proper examination and treatment.

I have red eyes from last three day and it is also paining and and head is also paining. Suggest me something. For headache I have taken a medicine named combiflam but it doesn't worked.

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I have red eyes from last three day and it is also paining and and head is also paining. Suggest me something. For he...
For pain take tablet paracetamol 650 mg and For red eyes we need to put antiallergic and anti inflammatory eye drops

How we can increase our eye sight through eating fruits and vegetable. And how we control our mind from other activities and concentrate on own thing?

BASM, MD, MS (Counseling & Psychotherapy), MSc - Psychology, Certificate in Clinical psychology of children and Young People, Certificate in Psychological First Aid, Certificate in Positive Psychology
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How we can increase our eye sight through eating fruits and vegetable. And how we control our mind from other activit...
Dear lybrate-user. Eye sight food is carrot and there are eye exercises which help in improvement of eye sight. You will be able to concentrate on any task only if you are interested in the task. Learn to love the job you are doing. Take care.

Oculoplastic Surgery

Senior Consultant Surgeon, Specialist In Refractive Lasik Surgery, MS Ophthalmology, Phacoemulsification & Multifocal Implantation, Occuloplasty Surgeon
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Oculoplastics, or oculoplastic surgery, incorporates a wide assortment of surgical strategies that fix arrangement with the orbit (eye attachment), eyelids, tear channels, and the face. It, likewise, manages the remaking of the eye and related structures.

Oculoplastic surgery is carried out by an oculoplastic surgeon. He should be an expert ophthalmologist who has embraced further expertise in plastic surgery. Your oculoplastic surgeon's essential focus is the well being and security of your eyes.

There are several procedures or types of oculoplastic surgery. They are enlisted below.

1. Eyelid surgery
Blepharoplasty is the most well-known sort of eyelid surgery. It is done through entry points along the lines of your eyelids. The specialist makes the entry point and after that isolates the skin from the hidden tissue to evacuate the abundant fat, skin, and muscle. Sutures are then set in the upper eyelids to close the entry points. The lower covers may not require sutures, contingent on the method utilized. The methodology, for the most part, takes around two hours if both upper and lower eyelids are done together.

2. Tear duct surgery
This surgery is also called dacryocystorhinostomy. For carrying out a tear duct surgery or dacryocystorhinostomy, your surgeon will make a little entry point through the nose or through the skin within a corner of your eye and your nose. Another tear drain opening is made from the blocked sac specifically into the nose. A stent might be left in the new tear drain incidentally to keep the pipe open. At times, the obstacle stays blocked and a perpetual manufactured drain is set behind the edge of the eyelids.

3. Orbital surgery
There is a wide range of sorts of orbital surgeries, and the surgical methodology that will be picked for your situation relies upon the area, size, and degree of infection present. In a few cases, just a little skin entry point is required without the trouble of incisions. In others, vast entry points are required and unmistakable scars may come about. Your specialist will expel or repair harmed tissues as vital while painstakingly saving eye capacity and vision.

4. Botox
The procedure takes only a few minutes and no anesthesia is required. Botox is injected with a fine needle into specific muscles with only minor discomfort. It generally takes three to seven days to take full effect and it is best to avoid alcohol at least one week prior to treatment. Aspirin and anti-inflammatory medications should be stopped two weeks before treatment as well in order to reduce bruising.

There are many procedures of oculoplastic surgery. Your surgeon will choose the best one that goes with your situation. This kind of surgery is very successful.
Oculoplastic Surgery

Sir I have a problem I can not reed book and I can't seen what's Wright what's should I do.

FICO, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist
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Sir I have a problem I can not reed book and I can't seen what's Wright what's should I do.
There are multiple causes responsible for diminution/ blurring of vision. Let me enumerate them in brief for you: (1) refractive error. This is one of the commonest reasons responsible. Minus or plus number in one eye or both eyes may be responsible for weak/ blurred vision. The solution for this is glasses/ contact lens/ refractive surgery (if applicable). It should be checked by a trained optometrist/ ophthalmologist and proper glasses should be prescribed. (2) cornea related problem: injury, degeneration, infections or inflammation occurring on the cornea tend to causes loss of transparency and lead to weakening of vision. These should be assessed preferably by a cornea specialist and treated appropriately. (3) cataract in the lens of the eye: this usually occurs with increasing age but in some cases may occur at a younger age. There are multiple systemic factors responsible (eg. Diabetes, increased cholesterol levels, etc) injury to the eye may also cause cataract. This should be assessed and treated appropriately by a cataract specialist. (4) retina/ vitreous problems: these occur due to a variety of reasons such as high minus numbers, diabetes, trauma, etc. These issues are best assessed and treated by a retina specialist. There are good quality surgical options available for the same. (5) optic nerve related problems: these may occur due to raised eye pressure (glaucoma), or occur in association with certain conditions related to the brain and the blood vessels. These are best assessed by a retina/ glaucoma specialist (whichever applicable). (6) neurological problems: certain problems in the brain and the central nervous system tend to cause weakening/ blurring of vision. These are best assessed by an eye specialist in concordance with a neurologist and a neurosurgeon if required. Thus, based on the category you fall under, it would be necessary to take appropriate help and treatment. Hope my suggestions helped you. Let me know if you require further assistance.

i am suffering from severe eye pain when I close my eyes above the eyes it pains alott and sometimes I got unconscious also it feels very bad to me please advice me how to reduce this me out.

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i am suffering from severe eye pain when I close my eyes above the eyes it pains alott and sometimes I got unconsciou...
Only eye pain without other symptoms of visual disturbance. Redness watering may contribute to migraine or neuralgic pain you better consult neurologist and ophthalmologist.

I suffer from facial tick around right cheek and eyes for five years. Sometimes its embarrassing to face people. Please advice treatment.

DNB (ENT), MBBS
Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) Specialist
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Hi You can try botulinum toxin injections. A dermatologist or a physician should be able to administer one into the twitching muscle after electrophysiological studies and neurological evaluation.

I have red eyes for five days which is very painful that I want to best medicine for the eyes. Please give me a prefect treatments for my eyes please help me.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath
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I have red eyes for five days which is very painful that I want to best medicine for the eyes. Please give me a prefe...
Homoeopathic medicine R-78 Drops ( Dr reckeweg) Drink 10 drops 3 times daily in 20 ml fresh water CINERIA MARITINA EYE DROPS( Dr Reckeweg) without alcohol.Pour 2-3 drops in both eyes 3 times daily. Dont splash water on eyes.

I have red eye. What can I do now?

FICO, Specialist in Cataract,Cornea and refractive surgeries , MD - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist
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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.

Can lasik be done at the age of 41. I wear spectacles from my 2nd class. My nos are right -4.75 & left 2.50 +1.

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Homeopath
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Can lasik be done at the age of 41. I wear spectacles from my 2nd class. My nos are right -4.75 & left 2.50 +1.
Hello, yes you can go for lasik eye surgery but it is depending upon your eyes condition. Take care.

Sir I'm 20 years old and I want know how to I make my eye sight good and healthy? I mean what I take.

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist
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Sir I'm 20 years old and I want know how to I make my eye sight good and healthy? I mean what I take.
Weak eye sight is commonly due to spectacle power. You just need to get it checked in an eye clinic and eat healthy.

What can be done to resolve issues with the eye pain? Both of my eyes are red and nothing is working. Please help me out.

FICO, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist
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What can be done to resolve issues with the eye pain? Both of my eyes are red and nothing is working. Please help me ...
Redness of the eyes has multiple causes associated with it. To enumerate a few common causes: (1) allergy of the eye. It is usually caused by improper eye hygiene. There is a tendency to rub the eyes with fingers, handkerchief, cloth, etc. This is not a good habit because it tends to transmit lots of virus, bacteria and dust into the eye. Allergy usually presents with symptoms of watering (clear water), redness and itching of the eye. (2) infectious conjunctivitis: this is usually associated with white-yellowish discharge. If so, it would be a good idea to go and show to an eye specialist in person. (3) foreign body lodged in the eye. This is more commonly associated with people who drive 2 wheeler vehicles without protection. It occurs more commonly in one eye. Foreign bodies that commonly get lodged are eyelashes, insect wings, small insects, dust particles, iron particles (more common with people working in the iron industry) the solution for a foreign body lodged in the eye would be better provided by an eye specialist at the clinic. (4) raised intraocular pressure: this is a condition known as glaucoma. It is not so common as the previous mentioned conditions. There is usually associated pain in the eyes. It is commonly bilateral (occurs in both eyes). There is usually a positive family history of glaucoma associated in a majority of the cases. (5) inflammation of the coats of the eyeball. This is known as" uveitis" it is also a relatively less common condition. There is associated pain. It would require a thorough eye checkup including the retina-thus a good idea would be to visit the eye specialist in person. (6) increased blood pressure. This has known to cause redness which is also known as sub-conjunctival hemorrhage. In this regard, a complete ophthalmic evaluation and a systemic evaluation is warranted. From the symptoms described by you, it seems more likely to be a case of allergy. Maintaining the precautions and hygiene that I mentioned should probably work well for you. You could also use a lubricant eye drop along with an anti-histamine eye drop. (3-4 times daily) hope my suggestions helped you. Take care.

I have red eyes from 4 month pl give suggestions to me how to get relief from redness.

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Homeopath
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I have red eyes from 4 month pl give suggestions to me how to get relief from redness.
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 Eye infections or inflammation can cause redness as well as possible itching, discharge, pain, or vision problems. These may be due to: • Blepharitis: Swelling along the edge of the eyelid. • Conjunctivitis: Swelling or infection of the clear tissue that lines the eyelids and covers the surface of the eye (the conjunctiva). This is often referred to as "pink eye." • Corneal ulcers: Sores on the cornea most often caused by a serious bacterial or viral infection. • Uveitis: Inflammation of the uvea, which includes the iris, ciliary body, and choroid. The cause is most often not known. It may be related to an autoimmune disorder, infection, or exposure to toxins. The type of uveitis that causes the worst red eye is called iritis, in which only the iris is inflamed. 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 Wear goggles in polluted areas/Sunlight

I have red eyes for 3 days. What could be the reason ?

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General Physician
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Most common cause of red eyes is conjunctivitis. You need to wash your eyes 4-5 times a day. Take ciplox eye drop 4 times a day. You may also take tab, lcz 5mg once every night for 3 days. For better care, you may want to visit eye speciaist.

After working 2 to 3 hours on computer my eyes got burning sensation and it become very dry what should I do?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath
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After working 2 to 3 hours on computer my eyes got burning sensation and it become very dry what should I do?
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.

I am 20 years old student. There was so many pimples had on my face but now it appears little bit. Due to having pimples, it has given me the small hole somewhere. My head is totally clean but both of the face side are affected by these holes. Cause of this, I shy in front of anyone. Help me.

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I am 20 years old student. There was so many pimples had on my face but now it appears little bit. Due to having pimp...
Special trts like peels and micromesotherapy will help improve your skin. Pl get an evaluation done from a dermatologist.
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