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Dr. Amar Agarwal

Ophthalmologist, Chennai

300 at clinic
Dr. Amar Agarwal Ophthalmologist, Chennai
300 at clinic
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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. Amar Agarwal is a trusted Ophthalmologist in Gopala Puram, Chennai. He is currently practising at Dr. Agarwals Eye Hospital in Gopala Puram, Chennai. Book an appointment online with Dr. Amar Agarwal on Lybrate.com.

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Hello I am suffering from far sightedness and my spactles power is as:- Right eye= -2.25 Left eye= -1.50 Please tell me how can I improve my eye sight.

FELLOW PAEDIATRIC OPTOMETRY&ORTHOPTICS , MS(OPTOMETRY)
Ophthalmologist, Kolkata
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I am suffering from far sightedness and my spactles power is as:-
Right eye= -2.25
Left eye= -1.50
Please tell ...
Very good nothing to wory please wear your glasses regularly take vitamin -type food properly xamin eyes 6 mnths interval.
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I have red eye problem from five days, I tried many drops such as pyrimol, but situation didn't improved please suggest any medicine.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I have red eye problem from five days, I tried many drops such as pyrimol, but situation didn't improved please sugge...
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 Wear Goggles in Sunlight/Polluted areas.
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What are the symptoms of eye problem. The water usually comes out of my eye during study or watching tv. Is aquagel a good eyedrop.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
What are the symptoms of eye problem. The water usually comes out of my eye during study or watching tv. Is aquagel a...
Prolonged working on laptop/tv/mobile can cause computer vision syndrome. Computer vision syndrome is a condition resulting from focusing the eyes on a computer or other display device for, uninterrupted periods of time. Some symptoms of cvs include a. Headaches b blurred vision c. Neck pain d redness in the eyes e. Eye strain f dry eyes these symptoms can be further aggravated by improper lighting conditions. Measures to reduce this include 1. Work under proper light. 2. Blink a lot. 3. Cold compresses 4. Use good lubricating eyedrop. Yes aquaray gel is a good eyedrop, but use this eyedrop atleast 4-6times daily.
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I am having problem of allergy retinitis consulted various doctors. Taking regular anti allergic" allegra -m" of sanofi. Please suggest something.

Phaco Development Program, Fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology, DNB Ophtalmology, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Mysore
There is nothing known as allergic retinitis. Mostly you have allergic conjunctivitis. You can try pataday e/d one drop daily in the morning in both eyes for 3 months. Also whenever you have severe irritation avoid rubbing your eyes and instead wash it with cold water or place ice over your closed eyes.
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7 Easy Ways to Get Relief from EveryDay Computer Eye Strain

Fellowship in Vitreoretinal Surgery, MS - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist, Panipat
7 Easy Ways to Get Relief from EveryDay Computer Eye Strain
7 Easy ways to get relief from computer eye strain

Do you spend long hours in front of the computer? If you do, you may be experiencing eye strain on a regular basis. Eye strain is a common problem and is characterised by fatigue, decreased productivity, red eyes and eye twitching. You can get rid of eye strain by making use of any one of these simple tips.

1. Ensure that your workplace has correct lighting
Often eye strain occurs as a result of improper lighting. This can be caused by exposure to bright sunlight coming in from the windows and doors or excessively dazzling indoor lights. You can avoid extra lights by keeping blinds or shades closed and by avoiding high-intensity bulbs or fluorescent lights. Alternatively, opting for incandescent or halogen lighting can be beneficial.

2. Minimise glare
You can install an anti-glare screen on the monitor of your computer to minimise glare. Keep the windows covered to reduce glare caused by outdoor sources.

3. Modify the display settings of your computer
You can modify the display settings of your computer in the following manner to reduce eye strain:
• Brightness-Set the brightness of the display to a level, which equals the brightness of your workplace.
• Text size and contrast-Modify the text size and contrast according to the comfort level of your eyes. For most people, black text colour on a white background ensures minimum eye strain and maximum convenience.
• Colour temperature- The spectrum of visible light, which a colour display usually emits is its colour temperature. Blue light is considered to cause more eye strain. So, you should decrease the colour temperature to minimize the amount of blue light emitted by your computer’s display.

4. Try some eye exercises
You can practise some easy eye exercises to prevent your eyes from getting tired. Try staring at a distant object for 10-15 seconds and then looking at any nearby object for another 10-15 seconds. Return your gaze to the first object. Repeat 10 times.

5. Opt for some computer eyewear while working
Try wearing a pair of computer glasses while working. They ensure that your eyes remain correctly focussed on the computer screen, while reducing strain to a minimum. Computer glasses also prove to be very effective in diminishing glare.

6. Take short breaks at regular intervals
Apply the 20-20 rule to your work regime. After each 20 minutes of work on the computer, give your eyes a 20 second break by looking away from the screen towards any object located 20 feet away from you.

7. Go for a comprehensive eye exam
Make sure that you go for a comprehensive eye exam every year to reduce vision problems caused by computers. This will also help in detecting the root cause behind your problem, so that you can effectively employ curative or preventive measures to control eye strain.

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My treatment is going for lasik. So before lasik there is barrage laser. This tym it was 2 time before 20 days. So I want to know that should I go for trip for water park, so should I can go in water or take any precaution for.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
My treatment is going for lasik. So before lasik there is barrage laser. This tym it was 2 time before 20 days. So I ...
Hello after barrage laser there is no problem in enjoying life but yes after lasik laser, I would recommend you to stay away from water sports for atleast 1 month.
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I have red eyes over a long time and slightly itching. Even though if I had a proper sleep some times I see smoke all over the places but when I ask someone did you see the smoke tht time they tell me that the place is clear so what can I do for this.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I have red eyes over a long time and slightly itching. Even though if I had a proper sleep some times I see smoke all...
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 Sunlight/Polluted areas. If no relief within 15 days,please cosult an Eye specialist for physical examination.
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From past 20 days I'm getting frequent headache every evening the pain starts from around or behind the eyes and goes from temple region to neck. I have minor eyes sight and I do desk job. Now this is increasing. Can you suggest this symptoms relates to. I would be really thankful.

MBBS, cc USG
General Physician, Gurgaon
From past 20 days I'm getting frequent headache every evening the pain starts from around or behind the eyes and goes...
Hello, you may be having headache because of stress/ refractory problems/ any ENT problem or may be Migraine Headache kindly follow advises given below: you can take(If No drug allergy) : 1. Tablet Crocin (Paracetamol 500 mg) one tablet after food when required for headache after food for 2-3 days (maximum 2 tablets with gap of 12 hour can be taken in a day) 2. Adequate sleep 6-8 hr in a day 3. Get check eyes for refractive error 4. We need to go for ENT evaluation to rule out sinusitis 5. Get BP checked 6. Regular physical exercise and meditation and yoga complete history of your headache for further management like duration, severity, aggravating factors/relieving/ triggering/ associated factor to reach diagnosis consult physician for further management.
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Presently I am using cryzal progressive optical for four months but it restricts the sight by the objects. Please tell whether a bifocal optical can be used simultaneously? While working on computers progressive and rest time bifocal? Please sir.

FICO, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Gandhinagar
Presently I am using cryzal progressive optical for four months but it restricts the sight by the objects. Please tel...
Hello lybrate-user. I feel that you could use a separate glass for computer (which would not be progressive or bifocal). It could be mono-focal which would be well suited for your computer usage. Rest of the time, you could use either a progressive or a bifocal glass (according to your convenience). Hope my suggestions helped you. Take care-regards
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When I stare something for a while water comes out from my eyes and itching started in my eyes and then they become red.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
When I stare something for a while water comes out from my eyes and itching started in my eyes and then they become red.
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 eyes: Warm your eyes. Rub your palms together to create heat, and then place them against your eyes for five seconds. Repeat this three times. Roll your eyes. Start by looking up and then slowly circle 10 times clockwise and 10 times counterclockwise. Focus. Hold a pen at arm's length, focus your eyes on it, and slowly bring the pen closer until it's about 6 inches away from your nose. Then slowly move it back, keeping your eyes focused on the pen, 10 times in all. 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 mid-point 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 reducing the power of your eyes. Take Physostigma 6/ thrice daily for 1 month. Thereafter, revert back for further guidance.
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Sir what are the major steps to improve the eye sights. Please explain in details.

DOMS, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
Sir what are the major steps to improve the eye sights. Please explain in details.
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. These r few things you can take care of. Otherwise as such no options available which wd increases your eyesight.
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Hii I am dinesh my question is Eye disease after the operation in the future if I have Motiye (ki bimari) what could be some of the operations there.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
Hii I am dinesh my question is Eye disease after the operation in the future if I have Motiye (ki bimari) what could ...
hello dear....motia is a universal condition...everybody will get motia in life ..it is not a bimari but age related change...only option is surgery which is 98% successful and safe
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What is the solution of the eye infection from dust and welding works and what is the solution frpm others solution effects.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
What is the solution of the eye infection from dust and welding works and what is the solution frpm others solution e...
The only solution is to wear a black colored glass to minimise the effect of strong sparkling lights of weilding and immediately after that pour these homoeopathic eyedrops into both eyes-------------- cinelube eyedrops (hapdco)
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My eyes are very dull and I cannot see any small things I want to rise my eyes sharpness please help me.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
My eyes are very dull and I cannot see any small things I want to rise my eyes sharpness please help me.
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 17 years so your number may increase now a little bit 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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My eyesight has been degrading since I was 11. Today I am 19. I have got specs of almost -3 diopters power. What can I do to control my myopia?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
My eyesight has been degrading since I was 11. Today I am 19. I have got specs of almost -3 diopters power. What can ...
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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Some people say a little alcohol is good for health. I'm ovet 50 and used to couple of glasses of wine every weekend.

PGDD, RD, Bachelor of Home Science
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Mumbai
Some people say a little alcohol is good for health. I'm ovet 50 and used to couple of glasses of wine every weekend.
Hye. There are no health benefits of alcohol. What little bit of antioxidant you may get from wine does not justify it's intake. You can have many other foods that are healthy give you many more nutrients as well as antioxidants.
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I am 20 year old I want to remove my spectacle please suggest me with good views my points in high values I want to remove this?

FICO, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Gandhinagar
I am 20 year old I want to remove my spectacle please suggest me with good views my points in high values I want to r...
Operations done to remove the refractive error (power) of the eyes are known as refractive surgery. There are certain basic criteria that most patients need to fulfill before they can safely undergo refractive surgery. To enumerate, they are: (1) stability of refraction: the power of the eyes should have become stable for a period of 1.5 years minimum without any change. (2) curvature of the cornea should be tested by a technique which is known as topography. (3) thickness of the cornea should be measured by a test known as pachymetry. The minimum thickness required is 550 microns. (4) dilated retina evaluation: this is one of the most important tests that should be performed by a trained retina specialist. This test helps in detection of any offensive lesion on the central or peripheral retina. In case of any retinal abnormality, these should be treated before undergoing the surgery for number reduction. (5) there should be no pre-existent corneal abnormality. (example: corneal scar, opacity, defect, etc.) another important suggestion is that whenever you go for the assessment (the above mentioned tests), you should discontinue the use of contact lenses at least 4 weeks prior to the assessment. The reason for this being that use of contact lens temporarily alters the contour of the cornea. It takes around 3-4 weeks for the restoration of the original corneal contour after removal of the contact lens. Another important point is that you, as a patient, should be compliant to put post operative medication in your eyes for at least 2 months. There is bound to be some discomfort, watering, foreign body sensation, pain after the surgery in most cases-you should be ready to tolerate that. A leave from work for 7-10 days after the surgery should be generally sufficient. Last but not the least, you should set realistic expectations from this surgery. Though extremely rare, there is a remote possibility that the surgery may need to be repeated. Also, the need for subsequent treatment for the eye may be required. Thus, you should be compliant enough to trust and follow your eye specialist.
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Hi. I am 29 years old I am suffering from CNVM in my left eye since 2014. On visiting to an eye hospital I was immediately advised to go for a couple of injections (avastin, lucentis).what should I do to get permanent relief from it.

FICO-1, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
Hi. I am 29 years old I am suffering from CNVM in my left eye since 2014. On visiting to an eye hospital I was immedi...
The only treatment for CNVM is injection in the eye. 3 injections are mandatory and then followed by the response of the eye, if required, further injection given
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I am 35Yr old Male, I have been having reoccurring eye infection since last few months. I used few drops, but it help for a week or two, then it comes again. What should I do?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I am 35Yr old Male, I have been having reoccurring eye infection since last few months. I used few drops, but it help...
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.--------------------- do not splash water on eyes.---------------------
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