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Dr. Dhivya Pratheepa .S

Ophthalmologist, Chennai

500 at clinic
Dr. Dhivya Pratheepa .S Ophthalmologist, Chennai
500 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. Dhivya Pratheepa .S is one of the best Ophthalmologists in Gopala Puram, Chennai. She is currently practising at Dr. Agarwals Eye Hospital in Gopala Puram, Chennai. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. Dhivya Pratheepa .S on Lybrate.com.

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In my eyes have pain when seen screen of mobile and TV on high brightness. I have use glass of brown shade. But its to do headache.

Doctor of Naturopathy & Natural Medicines, DM - Clinical Haematology
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Agra
In my eyes have pain when seen screen of mobile and TV on high brightness.
I have use glass of brown shade. But its t...
Hello. Firstly get your eyesight checked up as soon as possible…it is strongly advisable that you keep yourself away from laptops, televisions until you get cured. Make sure you have your head in the south or east direction while sleeping… The most effective remedy for these kind of problems is" cow ghee" take 1 spoon of cow ghee and warm it, With the help of a dropper, Pour one drop of cow ghee in each of your nostril. It may sound weird or a hectic job at first but trust me it is the most effective remedy. It Makes your head nerves lighter and healthier that too without any side effects. Furthermore it is advisable that you keep yourself stress free by practicing breathing exercise (pranayam) everyday. Oil your scalp regularly with mustard oil. Lastly take at least 8 hours of sleep, no matter how hectic the schedule maybe. Thanks.
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I m naveen n m 22 years old I hve a low vision on my left eye. So what can I do for dat give any precautions to that.

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
I m naveen n m 22 years old I hve a low vision on my left eye. So what can I do for dat give any precautions to that.
you need to share the cause of low vision,, is it just the glass power or something else. pls share details for us to help better
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I am taking treatment for acne. Now the doctor is saying for laser treatment for scars, as I am having lot of them. Should I go for laser treatment? What type of side effects does it have? Should I immediately go for it after my acne medicinal treatment is over or should I wait for sometime to see whether acne returns or not?

Diploma in Aesthetic Medicine, MBBS
Cosmetic Physician, Delhi
I am taking treatment for acne. Now the doctor is saying for laser treatment for scars, as I am having lot of them. S...
Hi lybrate-user, lasers are one mode of treatment for scares. However, there are many other treatments available for scars. These are, peels, dermaroller treatment, mesotherapy etc. These are less expensive and have lower down time. These used in combination with skin lightening creams lead to collagen re- modelling and improve appearance of scars. Laser treatment may have side effects like hyper pigmentation, hypo pigmentation, rebound acne etc. But these may not necessarily happen with every patient. Laser if used judicially benefit acne and scares both.
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I had a blunt trauma. On left side of head. So blood clotted around the eye. Results in a black eye. I am into modeling so need to get rid of this asap. Anyone please help me with this issue. Which medicines I should take to remove it fast. Is there any permanent mark? And how much time it takes to heal?

BHMS
Homeopath,
I had a blunt trauma. On left side of head. So blood clotted around the eye. Results in a black eye. I am into modeli...
Apply ice on the affected side. Take arnica 1m thrice *2 days then twice for 2 days. Once for two days. After this you need further treatment for the mark and also for the injury. Soo contract me in private conversation.
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Hai I am 13 years old. I have spots for long sight right eye 1.8 n left eye 1.5 how can I reduce my sight and do I have any solution to reduce my eye sight completely. Please suggest me what food items should I take daily n how can I improve my vision.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
Hai I am 13 years old. I have spots for long sight right eye 1.8 n left eye 1.5 how can I reduce my sight and do I ha...
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 12 years so your number will 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 after age of 18 yrs.
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Hi I am wearing power glasses so how to improve my vision. And I want to put glasses always? Will the eye power increase if not putting glass for 3-4 hrs.

MBBS, DOMS, MS - Ophthalmology, , Fellowship in phacoemusification
Ophthalmologist, Patna
Hi I am wearing power glasses so how to improve my vision. And I want to put glasses always? Will the eye power incre...
There is no medicine to improve vision but you don't use glass for few days ,it is not going to affect your vision,with regards
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My eyes are pain when I work on laptop. And when I try to sleep there was my eyes are dropping tears.please help

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
My eyes are pain when I work on laptop. And when I try to sleep there was my eyes are dropping tears.please help
You are suffering from computer vision syndrome that is eye and vision-related problems that result from prolonged computer and cell phone use. The most common symptoms eyestrain headaches blurred vision dry eyes neck and shoulder pain and heaviness or fatigues eyes. Methods to prevent this are Rest your eyes for 15 minutes after two hours of continuous use, BLINK a lot, use antiglare glasses, COld compresses and use good lubricating eyedrop
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Sir I want to ask a question that my eyesight has week. So please tell me how can I recover my eye sight?

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
Sir I want to ask a question that my eyesight has week.
So please tell me how can I recover my eye sight?
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. 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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I was using my laptop very frequently since 15 days, I was suffering with a lot of eyes strain and headache, what should I do?

MBBS, Diploma In Dermatology And Venerology And Leprosy (DDVL)
Dermatologist, Raigarh
I was using my laptop very frequently since 15 days, I was suffering with a lot of eyes strain and headache, what sho...
Avoid thgat, and use 10 minute pause after 30 minute starting, use black goggle, make distance, daily use lacrimose drop.
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I have a long distance eye sight every six months the sight increases is there any top where I can improve my eye sight n avoid sight to increase. My most of the work is on computer n I use a anti glare glasses.

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Homeopath, Faridabad
I have a long distance eye sight every six months the sight increases is there any top where I can improve my eye sig...
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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What is the solution for small injury in eyelid inside? It is scorching my left eye?

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
What is the solution for small injury in eyelid inside? It is scorching my left eye?
hello...u should consult an eye specilist...there may be some foreign body inside....dont neglect it...consult local eye specilist
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My age is 18 and I am female I am suffering with headache suddenly and consulted doctor he suggested me spectacles I bought it for my sight but my head ache is suffering me.

MBBS, MS - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
My age is 18 and I am female I am suffering with headache suddenly and consulted doctor he suggested me spectacles I ...
You should get your bp monitored over the period of 3 days to know whether it is raised or not. It could be the reason causing your headaches. The headaches due to change in number, decreases on using corrected spectacles. Also, if you're bp is normal, then you should consult the neurologist to evaluate your headaches.
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I have red eyes since 1 week what should I do please tell me and I have headache also since 2 weeks cough and cold also there what should I do?

M.B.S.(HOMEO), MD - Homeopathy
Homeopath, Visakhapatnam
I have red eyes since 1 week what should I do please tell me and I have headache also since 2 weeks cough and cold al...
Common causes of red eye conjunctivitis dry eye syndrome allergy. Contact lenses. Computer vision syndrome eye injury. Corneal ulcer ocular herpes. Glaucoma. Cold and flu. Smoking. Environment and workplace hazards. Lack of sleep. Swimming. Treatment for red eyes varies, depending on its cause. Contact your eye doctor for proper diagnosis and treatment anytime you develop red, irritated eyes. If you wear contact lenses, always remove them if you are experiencing bloodshot or irritated eyes. Remedies for red eyes range from rest, cool compresses over your eyes and over-the-counter eye drops to more aggressive treatment such as antibiotics or even surgery.
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I have been at exhibition site for last few weeks and I have got severe pain in my left eye. The pain is predominantly like a what we have when we have get hurt over bone. The eye is not swollen but have severe pain on right corner till the nose bone. Kindly help.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I have been at exhibition site for last few weeks and I have got severe pain in my left eye. The pain is predominantl...
Hello there are many causes for this pain. It is very difficult to comment without examining you kindly consult local ophthalmologist.
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My eyes are small how to do that my eyes will get big with out surgery I am a 16 years boy.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
My eyes are small how to do that my eyes will get big with out surgery I am a 16 years boy.
Hello It is very difficult to comment without actually examining your eyes kindly send me a photo of your eyes so that I can review the size of eye and guide you.
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When I go to sleep I feel pain in my forehead and eyes so I cannot sleep properly?

MBBS, cc USG
General Physician, Gurgaon
When I go to sleep I feel pain in my forehead and eyes so I cannot sleep properly?
you may be having headache because of stress/ refractory problems/ any ENT problem or may be Migraine Headache follow advises given below: Adequate sleep 6-8 hr in a day Get check eyes for refractive error complete history of your headache for further management like duration, severity, aggravating factors/relieving/ triggering/ associated factor to reach diagnosis It may be due to stress This problem can be solved by Meditation you can go for regular Physical exercise consult privately
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What is cataract, how it does effect the humans and what are the steps to cure cataract. Does it only attacks humans or also animals?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
What is cataract, how it does effect the humans and what are the steps to cure cataract. Does it only attacks humans ...
The lens inside the eye works much like a camera lens, focusing light onto the retina for clear vision. It also adjusts the eye's focus, letting us see things clearly both up close and far away. The lens is mostly made of water and protein. The protein is arranged in a precise way that keeps the lens clear and gets light pass through it. But as we age, some of the protein may clump together and start to cloud a small area of the lens. This is a cataract, and over time, it may grow larger and cloud more of the lens, making it harder to see. No one knows for sure why the eye's lens changes as we age, forming cataracts. But certain factors that may cause cataracts or are associated with cataract development. Besides advancing age, cataract risk factors include: •Ultraviolet radiation from sunlight and other sources •Diabetes •Hypertension •Obesity •Smoking •Prolonged use of corticosteroid medications •Statin medicines used to reduce cholesterol •Previous eye injury or inflammation •Previous eye surgery •Hormone replacement therapy •Significant alcohol consumption •High myopia •Family history One theory of cataract formation that's gaining favor is that many cataracts are caused by oxidative changes in the human lens. This is supported by nutritional studies that show fruits and vegetables high in antioxidants may help prevent certain types of cataracts.- Prevention of Cataract Although it iss still a debate if Cataract can be prevented but a number of studies suggest certain nutrients and nutritional supplements may reduce your risk of cataractsSome studies have shown that higher dietary intakes of vitamin E and the carotenoids lutein and zeaxanthin from food and supplements were associated with significantly decreased risks of cataract.Good food sources of vitamin E include sunflower seeds, almonds and spinach.-Good sources of lutein and zeaxanthin include spinach, kale and other green, leafy vegetables.--Other studies have shown antioxidant vitamins such as vitamin C and foods containing omega-3 fatty acids may reduce cataract risk.Another step you can take to reduce your risk of cataracts is to wear protective sunglasses that block 100 percent of the sun's UV rays when you are outdoors
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An eye floater in my left eye, how can I remove it using ayurvedic medicine or by exercise. Is it harmful for eye or not?

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
An eye floater in my left eye, how can I remove it using ayurvedic medicine or by exercise. Is it harmful for eye or ...
Most eye floaters are caused by age-related changes that occur as the jelly-like substance (vitreous) inside your eyes becomes more liquid. Microscopic fibers within the vitreous tend to clump and can cast tiny shadows on your retina, which appear to you as floaters. u cannot take them out of ur eye by any medicine..best way to get rid of them is to avoid them...afetr some times they will stop irritating u and one thing more...they are harmless
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I have red eyes for over a week now. What should I do now? Also my face colour turns pale sometimes.

DOMS, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
I have red eyes for over a week now. What should I do now?
Also my face colour turns pale sometimes.
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 am 78 years old. I take amlodac 5 mg in the morning. I had cataract surgery yesterday and my BP is coming down. It's is 155/95. Is there nothing to worry or can I take another tablet now?

MS - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist, Rewa
I am 78 years old. I take amlodac 5 mg in the morning. I had cataract surgery yesterday and my BP is coming down. It'...
Dear l you :- you have cataract surgery on yesterday .ur BP should be 140 - 150 / 80 -90 mmhg. Higher BP will impair your vision also. Make urgent appoi to me for further clarification of your eye problem.
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