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Dr. Veenasri

Ophthalmologist, Chennai

300 at clinic
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Dr. Veenasri is a trusted Ophthalmologist in K K Nagar, Chennai. You can consult Dr. Veenasri at Radhatri Nethralaya in K K Nagar, Chennai. Book an appointment online with Dr. Veenasri on Lybrate.com.

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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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I am suffering from pain in body, Eye and headache from last 7 day. what should I do? Please help me.

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
I am suffering from pain in body, Eye and headache from last 7 day. what should I do? Please help me.
take tab. Dolo 650 mg thrice a day after meal, tab. Pan 40 mg once a day for 3 days . if not ok then checkup b.p. ,uric acid, s.calcium, R A factor, cbc, blood sugar, eye sight and consult again. Thanks
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Sir I (40 m) am suffering from nasal congestion (mainly right side) since last 5 month s. I get relief if use otrivin. I also face irritation in right eye (become red). Is it sinus? do I need to be operated? please suggest.

MS - ENT(Gold Medalist), MBBS
ENT Specialist, Delhi
U should stop using otrivin nasal drops and instead of that Flomist naSal spray twice a day...Get a Xray done (Nose and PNS ) and review with report...
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Night Blindness: Causes and Symptoms

Diploma in Ophthalmology, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Hyderabad
Night Blindness: Causes and Symptoms

Night blindness is also called nyctalopia. It's a type of vision impairment. People with night blindness experience poor vision at night or in dimly lit environments. It is not a disease in itself, but rather a symptom of an underlying problem, usually a retina problem.

What Causes Night Blindness?
A number of eye conditions can cause night blindness, including:

  1. Nearsightedness or blurred vision when looking at faraway objects.
  2. Cataracts or clouding of the eye's lens.
  3. Retinitis pigmentosa, which occurs when dark pigment collects in your retina and creates tunnel vision.
  4. Vitamin A Deficiency
  5. Zinc Deficiency
  6. Dry Eyes
  7. Diabetes

Are the Symptoms of Night Blindness?
The sole symptom of night blindness is difficulty seeing in the dark. You're more likely to experience night blindness when your eyes transition from a bright environment to an area of low light, such as when you leave a sunny sidewalk to enter a dimly lit restaurant. You're likely to experience poor vision when driving due to the intermittent brightness of headlights and streetlights on the road.

How can I Prevent Night Blindness?
You can't prevent night blindness that's the result of birth defects or genetic conditions, such as Usher syndrome. You can, however, properly monitor your blood sugar level and eat a balanced diet to make night blindness less likely. 

Orange colored foods are excellent sources of vitamin A, including:

  1. Cantaloupes
  2. Sweet potatoes
  3. Carrots
  4. Pumpkins
  5. Butternut squash
  6. Mangoes

What are the Treatment Options for Night Blindness?
The treatment will depend on its causes.

  1. Nutrient deficiency (Vitamin A and Zinc) is the easiest to treat. 
  2. If the cause is cataract, you can go for cataract surgery to remove the clouded lens and replace it with artificial intraocular lens. Vision is usually dramatically improved after surgery. 
  3. For dry eye syndrome, lubricate your eyes with artificial tear drops as they provide instant relief. Just make sure that they are without preservatives. 
  4. Diabetic retinopathy can be prevented with tight control over blood sugar, active lifestyle and good dietary habits.
  5. As for retinitis pigmentosa, unfortunately there are no treatments available. Thankfully, new research is showing that vitamin A might have a slowing effect on the progression of this eye disease. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult an ophthalmologist.
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My mom's eye got pierced by a wooden twig and there was bleeding from the white portion. Vision is ok. How much time it will take to heal.

BHMS
Homeopath, Sindhudurg
My mom's eye got pierced by a wooden twig and there was bleeding from the white portion. Vision is ok. How much time ...
Don't treat at home .visit eye specialist. .blood vessels might have got injured which can weaken eyesight later.
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My wife suffering from partial loss of vision in right eye due to heamorrange caused due to hypertension. Please suggest what to do and how and where the same can be treated.

Phaco Development Program, Fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology, DNB Ophtalmology, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Mysore
By your history i think there is a vein occlusion inside her eye. Get her lipid profile checked (cholesterol, HDL, LDL, VLDL etc.) See to that she maintains her cholesterol levels and BP. Get her eyes checked regularly by a retina specialist. Depending on the area involved, amount of bleeding, time taken for resolution, she may need some intaocular injections and/or laser therapy.
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Can dry eyes problem or computer vision syndrome can be cured permanently? FYI I do not have number to my both eyes ,tested with good doctor but I am facing eye burning problem and I am unable to sit in front of computer. Currently I am taking omega 3 fatty acid tablets and using refresh gel drops by allergen. Can anyone pls help me out to come out this problem.

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
Can dry eyes problem or computer vision syndrome can be cured permanently? FYI I do not have number to my both eyes ,...
Medicines do provide relief but whats more important is lifestyle modification for long term relief. No permanent cure but permanant life style changes will help, follow these instructions: 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.
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Hello sir. I have a eyes of paning full days even though I don't work under computer. What I do to cure.

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
Hello sir. I have a eyes of paning full days even though I don't work under computer. What I do to cure.
Many causes of pain in eye. One need to ascertain that it is not vision threatening. You need to show it to nearby eye specialist to rule our any vision threatening problem, it could be mere glasses power or conjunctivitis. But better get it checked.
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We have been reading and listening the harmful effects of drinking water in plastic bottles, having tea in plastic cups and heating the food in plastic containers in microwave oven. Can somebody please tell which utensils we should use for microwaves, we usually have only plastic lunchboxes for office lunch and plastic containers at home. Also please suggest which bottles we should use for consumption of water which can be stored in fridges as well.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
We have been reading and listening the harmful effects of drinking water in plastic bottles, having tea in plastic cu...
Hi" Old is really a Gold" – remember this phase? In fact, it is very true. While selecting the material of the plate or glass or bowl, the healthiest cookware choices are those that use classic materials such as stainless steel and cast iron which wouldn't harm your body! What you want to look for when evaluating the healthfulness of cookware is whether the material that it is made from carries much toxic risk and how likely the cookware materials are to leach into the food during cooking. Using these two criteria, stainless steel and cast iron are the best choices. Avoid using aluminum, copper, and non-stick cookware. Avoid hard plastic melamine dishes.  They are made by combining the chemical melamine with formaldehyde (which is considered a known human carcinogen). Earthenware, porcelain, and pottery (ceramic) utensils can be used for both cooking and serving food. They are durable, and are excellent for slow, even cooking in even heat, such as slow baking. However, they are comparatively unsuitable for cooking using a direct heat, such as a cooking over a flame. When it comes to dishware, glass is a great choice, followed by ceramic dishware with lead-free glaze.  If you are concerned about breakage - food grade silicone (Kinderville brand), high quality 304-grade stainless steel and bamboo or wood  containing food-safe finishes are all safe options. The safest materials for cookware and bakeware include: glass, high quality 304 grade stainless steel, cast iron and Xtrema ceramic cookware. Avoid Teflon and any other chemical non-stick coatings. When using stainless steel cookware, know that deeply scratched and pitted pans can cause metals (nickel and chromium) to migrate into food in trace amounts. These are not toxic elements, so there is not really cause for concern unless you have a specific allergy or sensitivity.  But to play it safe, avoid frequent use of abrasive materials with stainless steel cookware. If you must use plastic in the kitchen: Choose BPA-Free, PVC-free plastic. Do not heat in the microwave (“microwave-safe” only means that the plastic won’t actually melt – the extreme heat of the oven will increase transference of chemicals). Do not store fatty, greasy or acidic foods in plastic. Do not use scratched, badly worn or cloudy plastics for your food and beverages. Hand-wash plastics to avoid wear and tear. When it comes to food storage, safer materials include: glass, 304 grade stainless steel, food-grade silicone – all of which do not leach chemicals into your food. (Last, but not least the most important and concern fact is the Kitchen sponges which are used to clean the utensils can grow harmful bacteria, yeasts, and molds. The best ways to kill germs on a kitchen sponge are: Microwave the sponge on high for one minute, which kills up to 99% of germs or keep it in the sunlight after every use. Another option is to buy a new sponge each week.)
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I am 80 years old. And I do Have eye sight problem. Please let me know what to take vitamins to be useful.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I am 80 years old. And I do Have eye sight problem. Please let me know what to take vitamins to be useful.
Hello, Vitamin A is one of the most important vitamins for your eyes that you can consume. Fruits like apricots contain high amounts of vitamin A and will help you to improve your vision without glasses. You should eat carrots , eggs, soy, apricots, spinach,dark chocolates,garlic and salmon.
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I am suffering from eye disease from 2009 when I consult to doctor they said that its a cataract.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I am suffering from eye disease from 2009 when I consult to doctor they said that its a cataract.
Homoeopathic medicine ADEL-17 Drops ( ADEL) Drink 10 drops in 20 ml fresh water 3 time daily. CINERARIA MARITIMA EYE DROPS ( Dr Reckeweg) Pour 2 drop in eyes 3 times daily Report after 3 months.
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My eye sight so week now I have problem to see long distance things please help me to improve my eye sight.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
My eye sight so week now I have problem to see long distance things please help me to improve my eye sight.
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 23 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.
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I have lot of pain in may head and may full body and my eyes have a burning My nee is also paining so what can I do?

BHMS
Homeopath, Raebareli
I have lot of pain in may head and may full body and my eyes have a burning
My nee is also paining so what can I do?
You would be having fever/viral fever - please check your body temperature. For the time being take rhus tox 200 - every three hourly for next 2 days. For further queries get back to me.
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How to increase my eyes light with out any side effect so & what I can take food and vegetable What should I do?

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
How to increase my eyes light with out any side effect so & what I can take food and vegetable What should I do?
Hello, 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. Lasik is a very easy and painless procedure. If you want to get rid of glasses then go for lasik. Power usually increases upto age of 18 yrs. Glasses cannot halt progression of number. It is just an aid to help you see bette.
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I have swollen eyes since last week. I am using ice to subside. What else remedy can give me relief. Please suggest me what should I do?

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
I have swollen eyes since last week. I am using ice to subside. What else remedy can give me relief. Please suggest m...
you need to find out whether swelling is in one eye or both,,, is the swelling red or not,, and is there any pain on touching it,, pls share picture so that we can help
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My mother age 50. Get excessive sweat on her scalp. So much that water use to continuously and she need to cover it with towel at least twice a day to make it dry. It exactly look like as if she has washed her hair right now n water is running from it. Now a days due to increase in sweating she is catching cold leading to mild throat pain and swollen eye. Kindly advice.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
My mother age 50. Get excessive sweat on her scalp. So much that water use to continuously and she need to cover it w...
Hello dear 1. There is no permannet treatment except she should stay away from sunlight and sit under fan or cooler to prevent from sweating 2. Steam inhalation will also help her.
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Sir I have a problem I can not reed book and I can't seen what's Wright what's should I do.

FICO, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Gandhinagar
Sir I have a problem I can not reed book and I can't seen what's Wright what's should I do.
There are multiple causes responsible for diminution/ blurring of vision. Let me enumerate them in brief for you: (1) refractive error. This is one of the commonest reasons responsible. Minus or plus number in one eye or both eyes may be responsible for weak/ blurred vision. The solution for this is glasses/ contact lens/ refractive surgery (if applicable). It should be checked by a trained optometrist/ ophthalmologist and proper glasses should be prescribed. (2) cornea related problem: injury, degeneration, infections or inflammation occurring on the cornea tend to causes loss of transparency and lead to weakening of vision. These should be assessed preferably by a cornea specialist and treated appropriately. (3) cataract in the lens of the eye: this usually occurs with increasing age but in some cases may occur at a younger age. There are multiple systemic factors responsible (eg. Diabetes, increased cholesterol levels, etc) injury to the eye may also cause cataract. This should be assessed and treated appropriately by a cataract specialist. (4) retina/ vitreous problems: these occur due to a variety of reasons such as high minus numbers, diabetes, trauma, etc. These issues are best assessed and treated by a retina specialist. There are good quality surgical options available for the same. (5) optic nerve related problems: these may occur due to raised eye pressure (glaucoma), or occur in association with certain conditions related to the brain and the blood vessels. These are best assessed by a retina/ glaucoma specialist (whichever applicable). (6) neurological problems: certain problems in the brain and the central nervous system tend to cause weakening/ blurring of vision. These are best assessed by an eye specialist in concordance with a neurologist and a neurosurgeon if required. Thus, based on the category you fall under, it would be necessary to take appropriate help and treatment. Hope my suggestions helped you. Let me know if you require further assistance.
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I have eye sight and would like get it cleared by LASIK surgery. Could anyone one suggest any good treatment for this?

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
I have eye sight and would like get it cleared by LASIK surgery. Could anyone one suggest any good treatment for this?
Lasik is a simple laser procedure which changes the shape of the cornea so that the light rays fall on the retina properly. It is a painless procedure. It is a day care procedure does not require any injections, does not require admission, you can simply resume your duties in 2 days. We can do lasik anytime after age of 18 years. You need to undergo proper prelasik checkup to decide whether lasik is safe for you or not. Lasik surgery has become pretty safe and predictable now a days.
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I have cylindrical eye sight no -ve 0.5. I want to cure it. I have to work a 8-10 hrs on computer daily. Due to which headache and pain in eye normally incur once in week. What to do.

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
I have cylindrical eye sight no -ve 0.5.
I want to cure it. I have to work a 8-10 hrs on computer daily. Due to which...
Your headache could be due to astigmatism.You have to use corrective glas after consulting eye specialist
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I have eye problem. I can not see long distance sight. Facing huge problem while studying too. please help me and suggest any way to solve it.

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
I have eye problem.
I can not see long distance sight.
Facing huge problem while studying too. please help me and sug...
Most common cause is having a spectacles power. Just get it checked with nearest eye care specialist Take frequent breaks while studying and dip a handkerchief in cold water and keep it over closed eyes for 2 minutes during breaks, you will feel better
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