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Dr. K.M.Vilvapathy

Ophthalmologist, Chennai

500 at clinic
Dr. K.M.Vilvapathy Ophthalmologist, Chennai
500 at clinic
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I pride myself in attending local and statewide seminars to stay current with the latest techniques, and treatment planning....more
I pride myself in attending local and statewide seminars to stay current with the latest techniques, and treatment planning.
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Dr. K.M.Vilvapathy is an experienced Ophthalmologist in Poonamallee High Road, Chennai. You can consult Dr. K.M.Vilvapathy at Dr.Seshiah & Balaji Diabetes Centre in Poonamallee High Road, Chennai. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. K.M.Vilvapathy on Lybrate.com.

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It all started from severe head aches then chest pain. Had medicines. Ecg was normal.in cholesterol test LDH was little high. Now the current position is headaches with weakness nd blur vision sometimes. When the body heats up there is no headache. Its been 2 months but he is not getting out of this. please help.

MS - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist, Rewa
It all started from severe head aches then chest pain. Had medicines. Ecg was normal.in cholesterol test LDH was litt...
Dear l u:- you might be suffering from migrainous headache & hyper cholesterolaemia. Low oily & fatty meals, low salty meals is recomendated. Take regullar aerobic exercises, coloured fruits & vegetables, plenty of water.
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Apart from medication, are there any other ways / treatments for curing DRY EYES syndrome?

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
Apart from medication, are there any other ways / treatments for curing DRY EYES syndrome?
yes life style modification is one of the way to reduce dryness. dryness of eyes can be because of many reasons and mostly due to age, computer usage, airconditioners, pollution, allergy and many more. .. one needs to find the exact cause and modify lifestyle accordingly and start medicines .. you will have to visit eye surgeon who will help you with the same
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Hi team. I am suffering from lower backpain. Earlier I used to suffer from neck pain but now it has been cured a bit but for a year now lower back pain is too much. I do not know what to do. I have seen many doctors, they just prescribed the pain killers which is not a solution. Now I am scared to see a doctor just bcoz of the pain killers. please help me out. I used to be a very flexible and muscular man but now, gone were the days. Hope I will be contacted soon. Thanks

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Physiotherapist, Noida
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I am suffering from lower backpain. Earlier I used to suffer from neck pain but now it has been cured a bit ...
Neck advice hot fomentation x twice daily. Neck exercises. Neck stretching. Postural correction. Shoulder shrugs. Core strengthening exercises. Take frequent breaks at work use cervical pillow. Use back support. Self massage the back of neck.
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My eye look very reddish and tired. I use laptop every day and wash my eye about 4-5 times a day. Help me with a good suggestion.

DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Trichy
Dear, all computer professionals need a 5 min break for every half hour to prevent dryness / you may wash your face frequently / cold water fermentation / will help / if symptoms are not relieved add refresh tears eye drops hourly? frequency according to comfort levels.
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I have had my eye transplant and I suffer from bad headaches post the surgery. What can be the reason for the constant headaches.

DNB Ophtalmology, MS - Ophthalmology, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
I have had my eye transplant and I suffer from bad headaches post the surgery. What can be the reason for the constan...
Lybrate-user, your headaches may or may not be related to your eyes. Since you have had a corneal transplant done, it is important you have regular eye check up as suggested by your last treating doctor especially if you have not had an eye examination in last 6 months. There are many reasons for headaches. Stress or sunlight induced, inadequate food or water intake, sinusitis, cervical etc. From eye perspective, blurred vision, raised eye pressure or cornea problems could be the cause.
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I have blepheritis on my eyes, as said by a physician since over 6 years. How would I get rid of this? Is it possible to recover from it completely? Thank you.

Fellowship in Vitreoretinal Surgery, MS - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist, Panipat
I have blepheritis on my eyes, as said by a physician since over 6 years. How would I get rid of this? Is it possible...
Getting recovered from blepharitis requires a long term treatment. It requires systemic antibiotics with topical antibiotics with lid hygiene.
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When I woke up morning I found some dirty things at the corners of my eyes daily. It that a serious issue .what I need to do for that suggest something.

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
When I woke up morning I found some dirty things at the corners of my eyes daily. It that a serious issue .what I nee...
Could be because of many reasons but commonly it is due to allergy or infection. You need to visit eye specialist to differentiate between the two as the treatment is different. Also get your eyes checked for any glass power.
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I have red eyes. I also have painful eyes. I have almost 24, hrs painful eyes. When I take bath my eyes turn into red. My eyes remains sleepy day and night.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I have red eyes. I also have painful eyes. I have almost 24, hrs painful eyes. When I take bath my eyes turn into red...
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. Other potential causes of eye redness include: • Colds or allergies . • Acute glaucoma: A sudden increase in eye pressure that is extremely painful and causes serious visual problems. This is a medical emergency. The more common form of glaucoma is chronic and gradual. • Corneal scratches: Injuries caused by sand, dust, or overuse of contact lenses. Sometimes, a bright red spot, called a subconjunctival hemorrhage, will appear on the white of the eye. This often happens after straining or coughing, which causes a broken blood vessel on the surface of the eye. Most often, there is no pain and your vision is normal. It is almost never a serious problem. Because the blood leaks into the conjunctiva, which is clear, you cannot wipe or rinse the blood away. Like a bruise, the red spot will go away within a week or two. Homoeopathic medicine SULPHUR 30 ( Dr.Reckeweg) Drink 5 drops in 1 spoon fresh water today night 30 minutes after eating or drinking anything at bedtime. Nw forget about Sulphur 30 after this nd just keep it in your refrigerator.No need to further take this medicine.I will let u know what to do with this medicine afterwards. 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 If no relief within 7 days,please cosult an Eye specialist for physical examination.
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I have weak eye sight but I had never wear glasses and even I don't want to wear glasses so tell me how to improve eye sight naturally.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I have weak eye sight but I had never wear glasses and even I don't want to wear glasses so tell me how to improve ey...
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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I am having -3.5 in my both eyes from sometime and seems my number have fluctuated a bit too. (Haven't got them tested from some time). Please suggest shall I go for Lasik or Contacts. (Economically as well as long lasting). I can't zero in on either reading about their side effects on Internet. Please Suggest.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I am having -3.5 in my both eyes from sometime and seems my number have fluctuated a bit too. (Haven't got them teste...
Hello Choice of Lasik or contact lens is entirely personal. Lasik is permanently procedure to get rid of glasses Lasik has high success rate of 96% Minor but common side effects include dryness, haloes etc Serious side effects are less common and includes infection etc.
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I have dryness in my eyes and after studying for two-three hours things are blurred. I have consulted a doctor. And he told me that I have cylindrical in one eye he recommended me we exercise? So I want to ask does it will work or I should get a glasses and does really exercise helps in cylindrical vision problems?

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Homeopath, Faridabad
I have dryness in my eyes and after studying for two-three hours things are blurred. I have consulted a doctor. And h...
Hello, you should use glasses according to your sight number, otherwise this number may increase. Alongwith it also do these 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.
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I am salim 33 years old, am using an artificial implant in my right eye, lower lid lost the strength and became little less, Sometimes there's a chance of falling artificial eye from socket, kindly suggest on the same. Contact no-9035009111.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I am salim 33 years old, am using an artificial implant in my right eye, lower lid lost the strength and became littl...
Hello Usually prosthesis dies not come out like this. It depends on the fitting of prosthesis ..if it is fitting properly then you need not to worry
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My eye's are too Good not having any site or retina problems but my eye's are paining may I know the problem?

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
My eye's are too Good not having any site or retina problems but my eye's are paining may I know the problem?
this may be due to dry eyes.....do cold compresses and blinl a alot and use good quality lubricating eyedrop
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Irritation in my eyes n some strands like things of white colour. They cause irritation n redness of eyes.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
Irritation in my eyes n some strands like things of white colour. They cause irritation n redness of eyes.
Hello this may be due to dryness you can 1. Blink a lot 2. Wash eyes with fresh water 3. Cold compresses 4. Use lubricating eye drop like flogel This is a provisional diagnosis. Consult your ophthalmologist for detailed examination.
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I have a little problem. I am facing red eyes for 2days, I used pataday drop twice a day but nothing happened. What should I do?

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
I have a little problem. I am facing red eyes for 2days, I used pataday drop twice a day but nothing happened. What s...
red eyes could be because of many reasons but commonly it is due to allergy or infection. You need to visit eye specialist to differentiate between the two as the treatment is different. Also get your eyes checked for any glass power
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I have a swelling in my eye from three days and it burns too much. What can be done for it?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I have a swelling in my eye from three days and it burns too much. What can be done for it?
Homoeopathic medicine EUPHRASIA 30 ( Dr Reckeweg) drink 2 drops direct on tongue every 2-3 hrly till symptoms lats EUPHRASIA EYE DROPS ( SBL ) pour 2 drops in both eyes 3 times daily
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Eye me bhut khujly hoty he or lal ho jati he or eye me se pani abhi niklta he koi upay btaye.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
Eye me bhut khujly hoty he or lal ho jati he or eye me se pani abhi niklta he koi upay btaye.
watering of eyes can be due to many reasons and the main reasons are 1.Eye Allergy due to dust,Pollution,infection 2.Weak Eyesight 3.Continuous watching TV,Mobile,computor in dim light 4.Any eye injury 5.Lack of sleep 6.Continuous headache 7.Hypertension. So,my suggestion for you is either you give details of your eye watering reasons or visit a local doctor for an eye check up as a final examination can only be made after physical examination.
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I consulted Eye Surgeon for irritation in my eyes as well as redness after taking bath .He has advised eye drops GenTeal of novartis. I used for two months but no improvement.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I consulted Eye Surgeon for irritation in my eyes as well as redness after taking bath .He has advised eye drops GenT...
Hello redness after bathing is very normal and it is due to sensitivity of your eyes which gets red after coming in contact with water. This will not affect your eyes or your vision there is no treatment also.
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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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