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Dr. Latha Padmanabhan

MBBS, DOMS

Ophthalmologist, Chennai

27 Years Experience  ·  0 - 100 at clinic
Dr. Latha Padmanabhan MBBS, DOMS Ophthalmologist, Chennai
27 Years Experience  ·  0 - 100 at clinic  ·  ₹ online
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Dr. Latha Padmanabhan is a renowned Ophthalmologist in Neelankarai, Chennai. She has been a successful Ophthalmologist for the last 27 years. She studied and completed MBBS, DOMS. She is currently practising at Vasan Eye Care Hospital in Neelankarai, Chennai. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. Latha Padmanabhan on Lybrate.com.

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MBBS - St Marth's Hospital - 1989
DOMS - St Marth's Hospital - 1993
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All India Ophthalmological Society

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No 20, Thamirabarani Tower, East Coast Road, Kapaleeswarar Nagar, Neelankarai. Landmark: Near Neelankarai Bus Stop. & Near Shanthi Hospital, ChennaiChennai Get Directions
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My brother gets itching in his eyes every evening and water in eyes. Eyes get red and he is unable to open his eyes for half an hour. What should be done? and what can be the problem?

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My brother gets itching in his eyes every evening and water in eyes. Eyes get red and he is unable to open his eyes f...
Use a good lubricating eye drop three times a day do cold compress three times a day with ice pack problem could be some allergy.

I have problem in my eyes during watching tv from two years ago. What precaution should I take.

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I have problem in my eyes during watching tv from two years ago. What precaution should I take.
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

I have burning eyes always Red.Please do help me.

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Burning sensation in eyes is mostly due to dry eyes. However other causes like conjunctivitis, allergy, blepharitis etc has to be rule out kindly consult doctor for dry eyes you will need 1. Environmental modifications like avoid working in hot and dusty areas use goggles outside use of facemasks in factory conditions blink intermittently 2. Use of artificial tears like refresh tears at least 4 times a day.

1 eye is totally damage and 2nd eye is 70 % damage by glucoma.Please do help

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That is very unfortunate. Make sure you follow the instructions of your doctor on how to save the remaining vision in one eye. If you have any difficulty in following the treatment methods already advised by the doctors who diagnosed the condition, do post your message here, I will attempt to simplify them for you. There is every hope and possibility of saving the remaining vision in the better eye with appropriate medications.

I have red eye started in last few years and also fever and headache so what I need to do give me some solution.

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I have red eye started in last few years and also fever and headache so what I need to do give me some solution.
For fever take tablet paracetamol 650 mg and Take a flow of steam (of plain water only ) over the forehead through a crescent steam inhaler, eight hourly

Hi I'm 24 years old, I get frequent headaches mostly on the right side. Whenever I go outside and face sunlight for ten minutes, I get headaches. I have already consulted an eye specialist and he said there is no eye problem. Is it normal headache or some sort of major symptom of anything? Kindly reply me with some solution. Thank you.

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Hi I'm 24 years old, I get frequent headaches mostly on the right side. Whenever I go outside and face sunlight for t...
You might not be able to stand direct sunlight so just try to avoid going out in the sun without protection always use some shade or something to cover your head and use dark sunglasses.

How car I recover my eyesight I have near eyesight problem? Actually my eye power has increased.

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How car I recover my eyesight I have near eyesight problem? Actually my eye power has increased.
unfortunately there are no natural medications to remove spectacles permanently. you can either try contact lenses or plan for refractive lasik laser surgery

Symptoms and treatment of dry eyes I work on computer all day nw my eyes get red n dry please tell any nice eye drop.

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Symptoms and treatment of dry eyes I work on computer all day nw my eyes get red n dry please tell any nice eye drop.
Instructions for computer use: take frequent breaks while you are working every 20-25 mins take break to look away from screen blink more frequently' level of screen should be below the level of eyes ac should not blow directly on your face. Also get your eyes checked for any spectacle power.

Sir I AM 18 Years old but my eye sight is weak how can I correct my eye sight. Can I increase my eye sight using natural method.

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Sir I AM 18 Years old but my eye sight is weak how can I correct my eye sight.
Can I increase my eye sight using natu...
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 18 years so your number will not increase much 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.

I have eyes sweelon and jts so red ghat I can see anything pls help me for this sir doctor.

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I have eyes sweelon and jts so red ghat I can see anything pls help me for this sir doctor.
Hello, Bloodshot 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. Other causes of eye redness include Colds or allergies, Acute glaucoma, 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. Management: - Try to rest your eyes if redness is due to fatigue or eye strain. No other treatment is needed. - Wash your hands, hold clean water in your hand, keep your eyes closer to the water and wash the eyes by blinking the eyelids frequently in the held water in hand. Repeat it for 3-4 times again. - Avoid watching T.V., working on computer or mobile, reading. - In case there is itching, use a clean napkin or a tissue to wipe the tears and cleaning the eyelids gently. Medication: Take homoeopathic medicines - Schwabe’s Belladonna 30 and Euphrasia 30 - both thrice daily for 4 days. Use Euphrasia Eye drops twice daily. Revert back thereafter.

From last week I am feeling heavy head when I wake up at morning & its continue to whole day. Also feeling pain in eye when I try to working in front of computer or using mobile phone. Always feel like sleepy. What is the cause & what is the best treatment for this.

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From last week I am feeling heavy head when I wake up at morning & its continue to whole day. Also feeling pain in ey...
Please follow the tips below to feel better: Wear anti-glare spectacles while using a computer. Practice the 20/20/20 exercise. Every 20 minutes, focus/look at an object that's at least 20 feet away, for 20 seconds. Blink often when you are watching TV or working on your computer. Decrease the brightness level of your computer’s/mobile phone’s screen .Don't decrease it so much that you have trouble seeing. Minimize watching television. Use UV protection sun glasses when out in the sun. You can also use artificial tear eye drops (E.g. Refresh) every 2- 3 hours to keep the eyes moist. Make sure you get at least 7 hours of sleep every night.

He is having eye problem, he is unable to see long distance and if he strains then his eyes are rolled with water and head pain starts, also unable to watch TV for long time.

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He is having eye problem, he is unable to see long distance and if he strains then his eyes are rolled with water and...
Most common cause is having a spectacles power. Just get it checked with nearest eye care specialist Take frequent breaks while watching tv and dip a handkerchief in cold water and keep it over closed eyes for 2 minutes during breaks, you will feel better

Hi doctor I am farseen ahamed. I am an 18 yers old boy I have a problem in my eyes and I use spepts of very thick one and I am very uncomfortable to ude that. Now I am going to decide that wear contact lenses so I humbly request yo to please send me the full details of the contact lenses.

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Hi doctor I am farseen ahamed. I am an 18 yers old boy I have a problem in my eyes and I use spepts of very thick one...
contact lenses cannot be prescribed without checking your eye power and eye curvature .. that can be done at any eye clinic or optical shop

Hi I am unable to see in nights and my weight is so heavy can you please help me for that I am in so much trouble please help me.

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Hi I am unable to see in nights and my weight is so heavy can you please help me for that I am in so much trouble ple...
Dear first you get your eyes checked this may be vitamin a deficiency disease night blindness. For wt control- take small frequent meal. Eat protein rich diet. Stay active. Stay hydrated drink plenty of water. Eat fibre rich food like bran (chokar, seasonal fruits and vegetables.

I have red eyes and head deck from last 5 days I don't knw what can I do please tell me what can I do for it.

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I have red eyes and head deck from last 5 days I don't knw what can I do please tell me what can I do for it.
Dear lybrate user, 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

I have red eyes. And when I drive my bike air goes in my eyes now what should I do.

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I have red eyes. And when I drive my bike air goes in my eyes now what should I do.
this is common phenomenon....this happens when air touches ur cornea...eyes become red and starts watering...use goggles/helmet while u drive and wash them with cold water..u can also use some lubricating eyedrop

I have right eye -0.50 And left eye is- 0.25 as I travel through bus I get eye pain when I see for a long time for bus. Is there any exercise to get improvements in eyes. What I do to not to get pain.

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I have right eye -0.50 And left eye is- 0.25 as I travel through bus I get eye pain when I see for a long time for bu...
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.

I am red eye some days eye allergies something wrong pls suggested medicine anddrop.

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I am red eye some days eye allergies something wrong pls suggested medicine anddrop.
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--------------------- Report after 5 days----------------------

I use lens and I m getting infection for many time if I were lens for long time wht should I do.

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I use lens and I m getting infection for many time if I were lens for long time wht should I do.
perhaps you are having contact lens intolerance. you could either wait for few weeks and then start wearing them after showing it to eye doctor till then continue using glasses
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