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Dr. Srikant

MS - Ophthalmology

Ophthalmologist, Bangalore

26 Years Experience
Dr. Srikant MS - Ophthalmology Ophthalmologist, Bangalore
26 Years Experience
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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
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.
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Dr. Srikant is an experienced Ophthalmologist in Banashankari, Bangalore. He has been a successful Ophthalmologist for the last 26 years. He has done MS - Ophthalmology . You can visit him at Keshava Nethralaya in Banashankari, Bangalore. Save your time and book an appointment online with Dr. Srikant on Lybrate.com.

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MS - Ophthalmology - RAJIV GANDHI UNIVERSITY OF HEALTH SCIENCES(BANGALORE) - 1991
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I have eye problem, I haven't had any yet, and my family also doesn't have any history of bad eye sight. I have tears when I see bright object and even get my eyes red. What's the problem?

FICO, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Gandhinagar
I have eye problem, I haven't had any yet, and my family also doesn't have any history of bad eye sight. I have tears...
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. 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. Hope my suggestions helped you. Take care.
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I have good physique but I have sunken eyes even though I am taking proper sleep, lack of concentration and energy. I have a anxiety issues and my digestive system is not good. Irregular bowel movements, frequent diarrhea and smelly faeces. What could be the problem?

FICO-1, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
I have good physique but I have sunken eyes even though I am taking proper sleep, lack of concentration and energy. I...
Lack of proper absorption of food especially iron is the cause of your problem. You take appropriate measures for it consult a gastroenterologist too.
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There is a lot of pain in my eyes when I am working. I have specs and wear it almost all time but then also there is alot of pain and headache also which does not allow me to work properly. Please suggest what should I do?

MS - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist, Rewa
There is a lot of pain in my eyes when I am working. I have specs and wear it almost all time but then also there is ...
Dear :- you r wearing speck ,but it should b rechecked for accurate correction of your specks power. E/d CMC 4 times a day ×15 days.
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Why womens avoid a men after One or two sex womens other Then wife. They not give chance In future.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
Why womens avoid a men after
One or two sex womens other
Then wife. They not give chance
In future.
Its a misconception that you have in your mind and it can be only your personal opinion and I will suggest you to trust those ladies and respect them so that they are helpful to you in future.
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I haven't been able to sleep since 2 days and I am having a severe headache, tried multiple home remedies, but didn't work, what to do? Please help me! Do excessive use of mobile reduce eye vision.

DNB Ophtalmology, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Bangalore
I haven't been able to sleep since 2 days and I am having a severe headache, tried multiple home remedies, but didn't...
Yes. Please reduce. Mobile timings and use lubricants while using it. Also reduce the screen brightness to minimum.
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Hello doctor, my name is shoeb and my age is 22 yrs. Currently I am wearing a spect having power 0.75 in right and 0.5 in left. But I am having problem in darkness. I think I am suffering from night blindness but not sure. I am not able to see anything in darkness. Please advice me what further tests do.

MD - Alternate Medicine, BHMS
Homeopath, Surat
Hello doctor, my name is shoeb and my age is 22 yrs. Currently I am wearing a spect having power 0.75 in right and 0....
It can be diagnosed by the ophthalmologist only. But if you feel that you having that (I cannot say without hard facts - reports), then go for Naturamore male powder one spoon morning and evening. This contains all sorts of minerals and vitamins; as night blindness is caused because of deficiency of Vitamin A. Still if you have any query, in which I can help you, just let me know. Take care. :)
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I get alot of puffiness under my eyes especially in morning what is the reason and cure for it?

FICO, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Gandhinagar
I get alot of puffiness under my eyes especially in morning what is the reason and cure for it?
Puffiness beneath the eyelids has various causes associated with it. (1) age related distribution of fat. With progressive time and age there occurs a re-distribution of a lot of body fat. This may lead to puffiness/ sagging/ bagginess of the lower eyelids. (2) excessive alcohol consumption has at times seen to be associated with puffiness of eyelids. (3) hypersensitivity/ allergy of the eyes may cause puffiness. It may be caused due to dust, pollen, insect bite, etc. (4) thyroid level fluctuation has at times been seen to be associated with puffiness of eyelids. (5) excessive obesity has been shown to be associated with puffiness of eyelids. Thus, it would be a good idea to identify in the category that you come into and then tackle the situation. The reason for this being that each cause would have a different pattern of treatment. Take care-regards.
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I have water in my eyes when I Riding bike. So what I will do to stop this water.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I have water in my eyes when I Riding bike. So what I will do to stop this water.
Hello, Instill 2 drops of Euphrasia 10% , in each eye, twice daily. Use sun glasses when ever you step out in the sun. Revert after 7 days.
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I get a pimples in eyes when I sleep for less time. Why this happens.What can i do?

B.H.M.S., Senior Homeopath Consultant
Homeopath, Delhi
I get a pimples in eyes when I  sleep for less time. Why this happens.What can i do?
Berberis aq. 30 /5 drops in half teaspoon of water thrice a day for one week. Revert back after one week with feedback.
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I have eyes problem. I'm 20 years old and my specs no. Still increasing. What should I do tu improve my eyes? Please help me. Thanks.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I have eyes problem. I'm 20 years old and my specs no. Still increasing. What should I do tu improve my eyes?
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There is no medication or food for improving eyesight or to get rid of glasses. If not interested in glasses then you can try a. Contact lens b. Lasik laser as your age is now 20 years so your number will not increase now whether you wear glasses or not as number becomes stable at age of 18-20 yrs. Having said that I advise you to eat balanced diet including green vegetables and seasonal fruits for keeping eyes and body healthy. As you are not comfortable with contact lens then go for lasik. Lasik is a very easy and painless procedure. If you want to get rid of glasses then go for lasik.
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Hi I am having black under eyes and hyper pigmentation in some parts of my hands, can sme body help me in getting back my original color around my eyes.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
Hi I am having black under eyes and hyper pigmentation in some parts of my hands, can sme body help me in getting bac...
Hello, Take healthy balanced diet including whole grains, green leafy vegetables, fruits and nuts. Drink 10 to 12 glasses of water daily. Take a sound sleep of 8 hours minimum. Apply bakson's under eye cream on the dark circles. Apply Ramdev's aloe vera gel on the whole face at night. Home remedy:-1.Cucumbers have skin-lightening and mild astringent properties that help fix those raccoon eyes naturally. Plus, they have a soothing and refreshing effect. Cut a fresh cucumber into thick slices and chill them in the refrigerator for 30 minutes. Put the slices onto the affected skin area for about 10 minutes. Wash the area with water. Repeat twice daily for about a week or more. Another option is to mix cucumber juice with lemon juice in equal amounts. Use a cotton ball to apply the mixture on the affected skin. Leave it on for 15 minutes and then wash it off with water. Follow this remedy daily for at least one week. 2.Raw Potato:-There are natural bleaching agents present in potato that can help lighten dark circles and get rid of puffiness around the eyes. Grate one or two raw potatoes to extract the juice. Soak a cotton ball in the juice and place it over your closed eyes. Make sure the juice covers the dark circles under your eyes as well as the eyelids. Allow the juice to sit for 10 to 15 minutes. Rinse your eyelids well with cool water. Repeat once or twice daily for a few weeks. Instead of potato juice, you can also use thick potato slices to remove dark circles. 3.Tomato:-Tomatoes have bleaching properties that can lighten skin to a great extent.Mix one teaspoon of tomato juice with one-half teaspoon of lemon juice. Gently apply this mixture on the dark circles and allow it to sit for 10 minutes. Rinse it off with water. Follow this remedy twice a day for a few weeks. Simply using tomato juice will also work. You can also drink a glass of tomato juice with some mint leaves, lemon juice and salt. For maximum results, be sure to drink this juice immediately after making it. Drink it once or twice a day for about a week.
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I use my movie and computer too often and now I feel like my eyes hurt and I feel blur sometimes if I bring my phone little bit closer to my eyes as they hurt me I was having this problem before as I am home at most of the time so I spend most if the time with move or computer.

MBBS, DOMS, MS - Ophthalmology, , Fellowship in phacoemusification
Ophthalmologist, Patna
I use my movie and computer too often and now I feel like my eyes hurt and I feel blur sometimes if I bring my phone ...
Dryness (computer Vision syndrome) is very common due to overuse of smartphone ,computer & watching TV for long time without break& it is due to drastic decrease in number of blinking per minute, so while working on smartphone or computer you should try to have normal blinking & to avoid complications you should always use some good lubricating eye drops (Refresh liquigel) 4-5 times daily ,with regards.
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I have red eyes problem my eyes goes paining and tears comes out continuously. I cannot sit for long time in front of tv or computer so kingly can I get any suggestion for any eye drops or any medicine to get cure.

FICO, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Gandhinagar
I have red eyes problem my eyes goes paining and tears comes out continuously. I cannot sit for long time in front of...
I have a few suggestions for you regarding the usage of computers, mobile phones and books. Follow the rule of" 20" this means that every 20 minutes, take a gap of 20 seconds, blink your eyes actively 20 times and focus at an object which is minimum 20 feet away. This will help in relieving your eyes from the continuous strain that is caused due to staring. Staring at the computer continuously causes us to subconsciously blink less than normal. This causes the tear film on the surface of the eye to dry up. The result of this is pain, discomfort, etc. Another suggestions regarding the usage of computers is to maintain a proper posture. The computer must be positioned at the same height as your eye level. The neck should not be inadvertently flexed or extended. Roughly, an angle of 90 degrees should be maintained between your upper body and thighs. Likewise, a similar angle (90 degrees) should be maintained between your lower legs and thighs. Also the angle between your hands and arms should be roughly 90 degrees. This is the healthy ergonomic way of sitting while using a computer. Maintenance of proper posture would help in further relieving the symptoms of eye discomfort and pain. All these suggestions may take a while to sink in and imbibe in your routine. Once followed, they are sure to work wonders for you. 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.
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My eyes gets red after shower. it stills remains red for few hours. Please advise.

MS - Ophthalmology, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Jaipur
My eyes gets red after shower. it stills remains red for few hours. Please advise.
There may be some minerals/chemicals in water to which you are allergic. Use itone eye drops immediately after the bath.
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I am girl m having minus 1.75 no in my right eye. Wht to do. I do not wear specs.

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
I am girl m having minus 1.75 no in my right eye. Wht to do. I do not wear specs.
Lybrate-user you need to undergo pre lasik workup which will include corneal topography. If your corneal thickness is fine and topography is normal, then you can safely go for lasik. Lasik has much predictable results with the current advanced technology.
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My mom is 60 years have bp & sugar. From past one year she had very low eye vision. Can I get her for eye operation ?

MBBS, cc USG
General Physician, Gurgaon
My mom is 60 years have bp & sugar. From past one year she had very low eye vision. Can I get her for eye operation ?
Hello, Kindly tell me latest reading of BP and sugar and also tell me weather you have consulted to eye specialist or not as I your mother case there are possibility of 1. cataract 2 glaucoma 3. refractory errors etc. and also we can not go for any surgery with out control of BP and Blood Sugar
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Hello My name is somil for some days I am having problem in my eye its get red full red I have consult a doc he said its not a conjunctivitis. Redness of my eye is now less but still is there what to do.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
Hello My name is somil for some days I am having problem in my eye its get red full red I have consult a doc he said ...
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.
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I am suffering from myopia. I m not seeing far objects. I'm using now -12 and -11 glasses for my left and right eye respectively. Suggest me an immediate solution to rectify this problem.

FICO-1, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
I am suffering from myopia. I m not seeing far objects. I'm using now -12 and -11 glasses for my left and right eye r...
The only solution to remove glasses is surgery. You have high power so consult before to see whether you are fit for surgery also or not.
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I was playing cricket and got hit by a tennis ball in my right eye and everything went blank for a moment then within a few second my nose started bleeding so I put my face upside down and my friends applied ice on my eyes and nose and the bleeding was stopped but my eyes are still poisoning what should I do?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I was playing cricket and got hit by a tennis ball in my right eye and everything went blank for a moment then within...
Homoeopathic medicine ARNICA MONTANA Q ( SBL) Drink 10 drops in 20 ml fresh water 3 times daily for 15-20 days-------------------- CINERARIA /EUPHRASIA EYEDROPS ( SBL ) pour into eyes 1-2 drops 3 times daily. Slowly your eyes will start opening and there we will take a review of the actual damage to your eyes.But for first 5 days take the above homoeopathic medicines along with a painkiller like DOLO.
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