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Dr. Sowmya

Ophthalmologist, Bangalore

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My favorite part of being a doctor is the opportunity to directly improve the health and wellbeing of my patients and to develop professional and personal relationships with them....more
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Dr. Sowmya is a renowned Ophthalmologist in Varthur, Bangalore. She is currently practising at Sankara Eye Hospital in Varthur, Bangalore. Save your time and book an appointment online with Dr. Sowmya on Lybrate.com.

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Varthur Main Road, Kundanahalli Gate, Kundalahalli. Landmark: Next to Karnashreya Rehab CenterBangalore Get Directions
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Since 4-5 months I have been noticing my eyes turn bloody red immediately after taking shower and turn normal after 30-40 mins. What could be the possible causes and remedies?

FICO, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Gandhinagar
Since 4-5 months I have been noticing my eyes turn bloody red immediately after taking shower and turn normal after 3...
The symptoms described by you are suggest the possibility of" cosmetic induced allergy/ hypersensitivity" of the eyes. It is possible that the shampoo/ soap/ shower gel that you use during taking a shower may enter the eyes and cause reddish coloration of the eyes. This is commonly experienced by many people. A good way to confirm this would be to prevent the cosmetic/ shampoo/ soap/ shower gel from entering into your eyes. If this simple measure results in relieving the redness in your eyes, it would confirm the cause as well. Another good idea would be do gently splash clean water in your eyes 3-4 times in a day. This would clear the dust load in the eyes and the bacteria as well. Hope my suggestions help, take care!
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I have eyesight and I want to take lasik surgery to get rid of sight. So,please suggest me that it is safe or not.

Fellowship In Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I have eyesight and I want to take lasik surgery to get rid of sight. So,please suggest me that it is safe or not.
Hello lasik is very good option to get rid of glasses Doctor will perform few tests (Schirmer test, Pentacam and Fundus examination) and if all tests are normal then you can go for lasik surgery without fear. Success rate of LASIK is over 96%.
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I have red eyes for last 2 days. Very irritating and sneezing continuously.. Also there is wheezing. What should I do?

MBBS, MBA (Healthcare)
General Physician, Delhi
I have red eyes for last 2 days. Very irritating and sneezing continuously.. Also there is wheezing. What should I do?
take sinarest one tab 2 times daily for 3 days. honitus 2 tsf 2 times daily for 5 days. take steam, do gargle , it will be ok.
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My eyesight is weak and wearing glasses for three years. What should I have to do for betterment of my eyes?

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
My eyesight is weak and wearing glasses for three years. What should I have to do for betterment of my eyes?
unfortunately there are no natural medications to remove spectacles permanently. you can either try contact lenses or plan for refractive lasik laser surgery
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I am 23 years old and I have squint in one eye And my vision is Right eye:- 3 Left eye :- 6 spherical 1 cylindrical 135 axis Can I become blind as I grow up or become old like 40 years old I have to work on PC in my office so is there any risk of blindness. I am having squint in my eyes.

MBBS, MS - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist, Ghaziabad
I am 23 years old and I have squint in one eye
And my vision is Right eye:- 3
Left eye :- 6 spherical 1 cylindrical 1...
It has got nothing to do with blindness or become old like 40 years old. Squint correction is very important for binocularity that is two eyes seeing together at one point. And if your squint does not improve with glasses then most likely it needs to be treated surgically .Because you are already 23 years old so not much of gain in binocularity is expected even after surgery. Need complete eye check up by a Ophthalmologist.
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I have done cataract surgery on my right eye. Now the left eye power is -(minus) 4. I cannot see properly without specs and also with specs I cannot see properly. Will the left eye affect my right eye if I use my old specs to see inspite of feeling uncomfortable and having hazy vision.

Fellowship In Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I have done cataract surgery on my right eye. Now the left eye power is -(minus) 4. I cannot see properly without spe...
Hello Wearing old glasses cannot cause blurred vision in right eye Blurred vision could be due to some retinal disease I would recommend you to consult local retina specialist and get retina examined.
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I have red eyes fro. Last two days. I am suffering in this disease. So what I have to do how?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Hyderabad
I have red eyes fro. Last two days. I am suffering in this disease. So what I have to do how?
Don't expose your eyes to extreme sunny weather of cold windy weather. Don't be closer to people with eye infections as you may contact the infection. Get your eyes tested for any vision problem. Homoeopathy has effective treatment for your problem without adverse effects. Take belldonna 200 ---once daily in the morning for 5 days.
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Sir I am Deepak. I have problem in my eyes when I read then tear flow from eyes. Sir what to do please reply sir thanks.

MS - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
Sir I am Deepak. I have problem in my eyes when I read then tear flow from eyes. Sir what to do please reply sir thanks.
Avoid direct exposure to air if you are woeking on computor bling in between follow the rile of 20/20/20.
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I am 21 year old male, I have a problem that when I study more than half hour my eyes becomes red and give water out from eyes I tried many drops but no one give relief please help me.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I am 21 year old male, I have a problem that when I study more than half hour my eyes becomes red and give water out ...
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 1 month and instill euphrasia eye drops twice a day. Thereafter, revert back for further guidance.
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