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Dr. Kanthamani K

MS - Ophthalmology

Ophthalmologist, Bangalore

27 Years Experience
Dr. Kanthamani K MS - Ophthalmology Ophthalmologist, Bangalore
27 Years Experience
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I'm dedicated to providing optimal health care in a relaxed environment where I treat every patients as if they were my own family....more
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Dr. Kanthamani K is a popular Ophthalmologist in Vijayanagar, Bangalore. She has over 27 years of experience as a Ophthalmologist. She is a qualified MS - Ophthalmology . You can meet Dr. Kanthamani K personally at DR Kanthamani K Clinic in Vijayanagar, Bangalore. Book an appointment online with Dr. Kanthamani K and consult privately on Lybrate.com.

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MS - Ophthalmology - Bangalore University - 1990
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I have a specs. I don't want to wear it l. What should I do to see object with my real eye.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I have a specs. I don't want to wear it l. What should I do to see object with my real eye.
Being a homoeopath,i will advise you to undergo homoeopathic treatment as homoeopathic medicine along with exercises aand a diet plan are very effective combination for improving eyesight.consult me
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Drinking warm water in the morning. Is it good for health? How many glasses should I have?

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
Drinking warm water in the morning. Is it good for health? How many glasses should I have?
Dear lybrateuser, drinking warm water in the morning is good, one or two glasses is good enough for you. It is more beneficial if you add lemon & a teaspoon of honey to it (do not add honey if you have high blood sugar).
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I have a headache from 10-12days and eyes paining also.

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I have a headache from 10-12days and eyes paining also.
Take crocin pain relief one sos, get your BP checked, get your eye sight checked,take proper sleep and diet. consult again if not ok.
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I have a dark skin tone and there are blemishes under my eyes. I want to remove those blemishes and get a brighter lightened skin. Is it possible to achieve them naturally? And, what period of time is required for achieving them? Please help.

BHMS, DEMS
Homeopath, Pune
I have a dark skin tone and there are blemishes under my eyes. I want to remove those blemishes and get a brighter li...
Hello 3 months is required. Take homeopathic treatment, use richfeel anti blemish cream 2 times / day.
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I have red eyes in after 15 days but when I wash the face, so my eyes is normal I means not an red its is a true situation. please provide any tips.

DOMS, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
I have red eyes in after 15 days but when I wash the face, so my eyes is normal I means not an red its is a true situ...
Dear red eye has many causes. You have to see if it is associated with blurring of vision, pain, discharge and other complaints. But commonly its allergic or infective in origin ie allergic or infective conjunctivitis. Which has simple treatment protocol. But still its wise to see an ophthalmologist for a thorough slit lamp examination to rule out other differentials for red eye.
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I have a head ache in and eyes are paining light creates much problem in my eyes.

MD(EH)/AM/Accupressure
Acupressurist, Chandigarh
I have a head ache in and eyes are paining light creates much problem in my eyes.
You should take belladona 30 thrice a day three drops in water only for one day. Take care and rest.
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I am 23 years old boy I have suffering from my eyes low visibility what to do for better visibility. The problem arises from last two years the eyes power are still same but I can able to see direct anything clearly with direct eyes .

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I am 23 years old boy I have suffering from my eyes low visibility what to do for better visibility. The problem aris...
Hi, 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.
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I got my lens vision is get blur after 20 days and I use brush and lomb one month disposable lenses.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I got my lens vision is get blur after 20 days and I use brush and lomb one month disposable lenses.
These contact lenses causes eye dryness and thats why much wear and tear of these lenses.Start using TEARPLUS EYEDROPS twice daily.Things will be normal.
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I am 26 years old male . I have squint in my both eyes. Can it be treated > if yes how ? If surgery is possible do let me know, n what is the success rate of surgery of squint.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I am 26 years old male . I have squint in my both eyes. Can it be treated > if yes how ? If surgery is possible do le...
Hello treatment of squint (exercise or surgery) depends on type and amount of squint being squint specialist, I need to see photo of your eyes so that I may guide you better yes, squint can be treated with surgery with very success rate.
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I have spects since last 6 years. I want to get rid of them. Please suggest any physical or mental exercise to reduce the eyesight.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I have spects since last 6 years. I want to get rid of them. Please suggest any physical or mental exercise to reduce...
Being a homoeopath,i will advise you to undergo homoeopathic treatment as homoeopathic medicine along with exercises aand a diet plan are very effective combination for improving eyesight.consult me along with Power of your glasses/Contact lens.
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About Amblyopia or Lazy Eye

DNB Ophtalmology, MS - Ophthalmology, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
About Amblyopia or Lazy Eye

Amblyopia is commonly known as 'Lazy Eye'. It is a vision development disorder, which affects eyes and the brain during infancy and childhood. It signifies that the eye does not achieve a normal visual acuity even with refractive correction in form of glasses or contact lens. During normal visual development, the eye and brain learns to 'see' and develop binocularity, that is the ability to perceive depth (Stereoacuity). This occurs in the first 8 to 10 years of life. 

Each eye transmits a clear and identical image from retina to the brain, which fuses the two images into a single image with 3 dimensions ( adding depth). When the image is formed on the retina of two eyes is too dissimilar, the brain cannot fuse the two images and suppresses the more blurred image. As a result, the worse eye does not learn to 'see' and becomes 'lazy'. This condition is seen in 1-4% of population.

The common causes for dissimilar images or Amblyopia are:

1. Misalignment of the eyes or squint: It is the primary reason for Amblyopia is misalignment of the eyes. In case, both your eyes are not aimed in the same direction, the image captured by each eye is different , resulting in diplopia. The brain will see from the dominant eye and suppress image from the other eye. Over a prolonged period of time, the eye dissociates from the visual cortex of the brain.

2. Refractive Amblyopia:

  • Unequal refractive error in both eye. When the eye power of both eyes differ by more than 1.5D of spherical equivalent, which results in dissimilar images between the two eyes. As a result, the visual development in restricted in the worse eye.
  • High refractive error or astigmatism in both eyes, since there is a blurred image in both eyes, the normal vision development does not occur in either eyes resulting in bilateral lazy eyes.

3. Cloudiness in visual system or visual deprivation Amblyopia: Any kind of obstruction or cloudiness in the normal visual axis of the eye tissues can lead to Amblyopia. Disorder of any kind, which blocks a clear image from being focused blocks the formation of a clear image on your retina. Commonly due to congenital or developmental cataracts or corneal opacities or prolonged closure of one eye in early childhood( drooping of one eyelid, eyelid swelling, patching of one eye).

Treatment for Amblyopia: For treatment of Amblyopia, a child must be compelled to utilize his affected, weaker eye. This can be done by correction of causative factor such as, treating refractive error with glasses, surgical correction of misalignment of eyes followed by patching and vision therapy, cataract surgery.

Patching or occlusion of the good eye: This is done to force the brain to pay attention to visual input from the worse eye. This allows nerve connections between affected eye and brain to develop due to, which the eye 'learns to see'. Eye drops such as atropine are also used for blurring the vision of the good eye. Some form of vision therapy may also be required to train both eyes to see together and develop some degree of depth perception.

To be effective, treatment should be implement as early as possible , within the period of normal visual development best within first 8 years of life. Some visual gain has been seen in selected patients up to age of 14 to 18 years. This also highlights the importance of a comprehensive eye examination as a routine in young children.

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I have red eyes for 7 days. What should I do.? And so much pain in my head and chest is also paining.

BHMS
Homeopath, Delhi
I have red eyes for 7 days. What should I do.? And so much pain in my head and chest is also paining.
Hello,you can take homeopathic medicines 1.Euphrasia 30 (4 drops in little water) thrice a day for 3 days. 2.Belladonna 30 (4 drops in little water) thrice a day for 3 days and update with the feedback. Keep a gap of 15-20 minutes in both the medicines. *Not to touch or rub your eyes. *Keep your hands clean with regular washing and hand sanitizer.
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I have red eyes form 2 days. please advice sir.?

Fellowship in Vitreoretinal Surgery, MS - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist,
I have red eyes form 2 days. please advice sir.?
Please tell in detail what all are the other symptoms like pain, watering, itching, sticky discharge, then only it can be treated. Till then put genteel eye drop 3 times a day and optic eye drop 2 times a day for a week.
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There is a vein near my neck that beats abnormally, like I'm able to feel it and see it beating. Is this something that needs medical attention?

BHMS
Homeopath, Delhi
There is a vein near my neck that beats abnormally, like I'm able to feel it and see it beating. Is this something th...
Carotid artery pulsation, it occurs in cases of-: 1. High blood pressure 2. If person is very thin 3. If the artery has been bend in a way where pulse can be prominently felt. If you are not having high b. P and you are not thin you may go to a vascular surgeon. He may gives you best suggestion.
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Water is coming from my eyes when I watch tv or use laptop even for short time for past 3 days what should I do for it?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
Water is coming from my eyes when I watch tv or use laptop even for short time for past 3 days what should I do for it?
Watering of Eyes while watching TV /Laptop can be either due to weak eyesight or much straining on eyes.Please vissit an Eye specialisst for proper Eye checkup and meanwhile start using these homoeopathiceyedrops------ CINELUBE EYEDROPS ( HAPDCO) Pour 2 drops 3 times daily.
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Improving Eye Sight Naturally

MD(EH)/AM/Accupressure
Acupressurist, Chandigarh
Improving Eye Sight Naturally

Improving Eye Sight Naturally

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I am 20 years old. I am suffering from fever for 8 days. My eye site is very weak. What can I do please help me. I am having regular itching on my body and there has been red patches on my body. What can I do?

FICO, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Gandhinagar
I am 20 years old. I am suffering from fever for 8 days. My eye site is very weak. What can I do please help me. I am...
Hello lybrate-user. 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. Take care.
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I have red eyes from over 3 days what should I do please give me solutions fever or red eyes.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I have red eyes from over 3 days what should I do please give me solutions fever or red eyes.
For fever take tablet paracetamol 650 mg and Get your blood checked for cbc, mp , widal , sgpt , Ns1ag dengue and urine r/m and revert back to us with reports
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Hello sir, I have Eye redness without considerable pain but cream filling especially in the early morning.

MS - General Surgery
Ophthalmologist, Thane
Hello sir, I have Eye redness without considerable pain but cream filling especially in the early morning.
These are signs of conjunctivitis and you will need to use medicated eye drops to resolve it. Kindly contact your nearest opthalmologist who will examine and prescribe you appropriate medication. Thanks.
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When I am suffering from cold, tears were come out from my eyes, what can I do to fix it, and get instant relief?

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
When I am suffering from cold, tears were come out from my eyes, what can I do to fix it, and get instant relief?
Hello cold cause swelling of nasal mucosa leading to blockage to normal lacrimal passage leading to watering this is natural phenomenon.
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