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Dr. Alpa

Ophthalmologist, Hyderabad

200 at clinic
Dr. Alpa Ophthalmologist, Hyderabad
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My experience is coupled with genuine concern for my patients. All of my staff is dedicated to your comfort and prompt attention as well....more
My experience is coupled with genuine concern for my patients. All of my staff is dedicated to your comfort and prompt attention as well.
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Dr. Alpa is a trusted Ophthalmologist in Yashoda Hospital, Hyderabad. Doctor is currently associated with Maxivision Eye Hospital in Yashoda Hospital, Hyderabad. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. Alpa on Lybrate.com.

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Number of his eyes is increasing day by day. Is there any way according which our eye sight increases?

AUTLS, CCEDM, MD - Internal Medicine, MBBS
General Physician, Faridabad
Number of his eyes is increasing day by day. Is there any way according which our eye sight increases?
eyesight worsens till age of 19-20 yrs ..thereafter it becomes stable once the whole growth of body is achieved don't worry ..there are good options available now a days like LASIK laser which will cure it
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I have red eyes last three weeks what should I do and also headache I need your help please give me your suggestion.

B.H.M.S., Senior Homeopath Consultant
Homeopath, Delhi
I have red eyes last three weeks what should I do and also headache I need your help please give me your suggestion.
You can take Belladonna 30 / 5 drops in little water thrice a day for one week. Revert back after one week with feedback.
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I have a problem that is my eyes is too small. My eye vision is good but. When ever anyone looking to my face and say me your eyes was too small. It decrease your smartness. Can any one tell me how to increase my eye size to be increase good look of my face pls suggest me any method. I will be thank full to all.

FICO, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Gandhinagar
I have a problem that is my eyes is too small. My eye vision is good but. When ever anyone looking to my face and say...
Hello. There are multiple reasons associated with small eyes. Let me enumerate them in brief: (1) distribution of the fat around the eyes (peri-orbital fat). This plays a major role in the appearance of the eyes. With change in age and body structure, it tends to vary. In deep sunken eyes, it may be significantly lesser. (2) thyroid disorder: people with variations of thyroid levels tend to have deep set/ popped out eyes. (3) excessive rubbing of the eyes: if done at younger age group, tends to cause small and deep eyes. (4) bony structure: the bony structure of the orbit determines the depth of the eyes. Coming to the treatment part, there are a few options available. They include: (1) botox injections (2) fillers (3) plastic and cosmetic surgery (4) investigations for thyroid levels and if required, treatment for the same. Hope my suggestions helped you. Take care-regards
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I have allergies and my eyes are affected the most. They're puffy, red and itchy. What can I do?

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I have allergies and my eyes are affected the most. They're puffy, red and itchy. What can I do?
Hello. I think you have allergic conjunctivitis. Eye allergies, called allergic conjunctivitis, are a common condition that occurs when the eyes react to something that irritates them (called an allergen). The eyes produce a substance called histamine to fight off the allergen. As a result, the eyelids and conjunctiva (the thin, filmy membrane that covers the inside of your eyelids) become red, swollen and itchy, with tearing and burning. The key to treating eye allergies is to avoid or limit contact with the substance causing the problem. Avoid rubbing eyes instead do cold compresses. Use antiallergic eyedrop along with lubricating eyedrop. This will help you I am very sorry dear to say that there is no drud that can cure allergy. Only way is to stay away from all those things that you r allergic to.
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I wear spectacles from past 10 years. I really wanna get rid off it. Any suggestions? What should I eat.

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
I wear spectacles from past 10 years. I really wanna get rid off it. Any suggestions? What should I eat.
unfortunately there are no natural medications to remove spectacles permanently. you can either try contact lenses or plan for refractive lasik laser surgery 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. Cost varies from centre to centre. Side effects are usually limited to dryness of eyes for few months. 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
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I am a 22 years female. I hv eye allergy from pollen grains since 2008. But last 4 years I didn't come across the symptoms of allergy. Again this years m encountering the symptoms. And I hv been putting rose water drops since 15 days does putting rose water exaggerate eye allergy? Does this has a cure? How much more tym will it take to b eliminated completely? I hv a bit dry eyes what should I do for that?

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I am a 22 years female. I hv eye allergy from pollen grains since 2008. But last 4 years I didn't come across the sym...
Hello I think you have allergic eye disease prevention a. Avoid dust exposure b. Avoid rubbing eyes c. Cold compresses treatment a. Use antiallergic eyedrop like olopat twice daily b. Use lubricating eyedrop like flogel thrice daily c. Use mild steroid in pulse dose if allergy is severe.
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Sir. My eye is burn when I on mobile what problem and my head is hitting please tke me reply.

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
Sir. My eye is burn when I on mobile what problem and my head is hitting please tke me reply.
Here are seven super quick and easy ways to give your eyes a break during your all those smartphone marathon sessions. 1. Blink, blink and blink again. Blinking often (and for more than a second) keeps your eyes moist and reduces dryness and irritation. We tend blink about a third less than we normally would when we stare at our smartphone screens, which starves our poor peepers of protective tears. Keep your eyes wet by blinking about 10 times every 20 minutes or so and you should be good to go. 2. Minimize glare. Unless you have a smartphone equipped with anti-glare Corning Gorilla Glass or use a matte screen protector film, you’re probably coping with a fair amount of annoying reflective glare. 3. Take breaks. Follow 20-20-20 rule. The concept is to take a break from looking at your screen every 20 minutes for 20 seconds while looking at something 20 feet away. Doing so relaxes your eye muscles 4. Adjust your brightness. Having your screen too bright or too dark stresses your eyes out and can cause problems maintaining focus. To eliminate either issue in about a matter of seconds, simply go into your smartphone settings and adjust your screen brightness so it’s about the same as the light level in the environment around you 5. Tweak your text size and contrast. Adjusting your smartphone text contrast and size also provides a little much-needed relief. 6. Keep a clean screen. Routinely wipe down your smartphone screen with a dry (not wet!) cleaning cloth to remove distracting dust, grime, smudges and fingerprints. 7. Hold your smartphone farther away. Try holding yours at least 16 to 18 inches away from your eyes to give your eyes a break.
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Retinal Detachment: Symptoms and Treatment

Cornea Cataract & Lasik
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
Retinal Detachment: Symptoms and Treatment

Retinal detachment is an emergency eye condition in which the retina at the back of the eye gets separated from the surrounding tissue and pulls away from its normal position. The retina acts as a light-sensitive wallpaper in the eye, providing a lining for the inside of the eye wall and sending visual signals to the brain. As the retina can't work properly under these conditions, one can permanently lose vision if the detached retina is not repaired immediately.

During the retinal detachment, the retinal cells gets separated from the layer of blood vessels which provides oxygen and nourishment. Usually, it begins in form of small torn area of retina known as retinal tears or retinal breaks. This condition, if not treated, leads to retinal detachment and finally permanent vision loss.
Retinal detachment has tell-tale warning signs like an increase in sudden appearance of floaters resembling cobwebs floating in field of vision. It can be coupled with flashes of light or curtain from any direction causing a loss of vision.

Retinal detachment is of three types. The most common form is Rhegmatogenous retinal detachment where a tear allows fluid to get under retina and prevents nourishment to reach retina from retinal pigment epithelium by separating them. In Fractional form, scar tissue on the retina's surface shrinks causing it to separate from the retinal pigment epithelium. This form is most prevalent with diabetes patients. Lastly, in case of Exudative retinal detachment, the fluid leaks into the area under retina without a tear or breaks in the retina. Retinal diseases or trauma to the eye are main causes for Exudative retinal detachment.

Although a person of any age can suffer from retinal detachment, but it is more prevalent in people over the age of 40. People suffering from degenerative myopia or lattice degeneration are more prone to this medical condition. People with family history of retinal detachment are also likely to suffer from the same.

Retinal detachment can be treated in many ways. The most common form is the Laser surgery in which small tears and hole are joined back to the retina. Another method is Cryopexy in which the area around the hole in frozen and helps reattach the retina. Both the above procedure are performed at ophthalmologist's clinic.

Sometimes, one may have to opt for Scleral buckle in which a tiny synthetic band is attached to the outside of the eyeball which gently pushes the wall of the eye in toward the centre of the eye placing the eye wall very close to the detached retina. Another option is vitrectomy surgery to replace the vitreous that fills the centre of the eye and helps the eye maintain a round shape.

A retinal detachment is an emergency medical condition and must be treated immediately to save one's vision. Most people have been successfully treated for retinal detachment, but ophthalmologists cannot always predict how vision will turn out. The visual outcome will not be known for up to several months after surgery. However the results are best when the retinal detachment is treated as soon as possible.

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I am using Specs for last 17 years n my no. Is -7.5 n - 8.6. But still specs no. Is increasing. Feeling stress in eyes n pain. My cornea thickness is less. Can I go for laser specs removal treatment? Is it possible after some time of I have to use specs again. And also advice for as I see inside the eyes flying black spot?

M.Optom, D.Opt
Optometrist, Noida
I am using Specs for last 17 years n my no. Is -7.5 n - 8.6. But still specs no. Is increasing. Feeling stress in eye...
If your cornea is already thin, you should not think of lasik correction at all. As you have mentioned that your myopia is still increasing, try rgp rigid gas permeable lenses to control myopia.
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I have a red mark in both eyes and after taking bath my eyes are full red. Tell me the reason and solution for this?

DOMS, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
I have a red mark in both eyes and after taking bath my eyes are full red. Tell me the reason and solution for this?
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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My friend in eyes after 3 day to very pain. Nd eye is red. So what's solution at this problem? Nd my friend what will do?

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
My friend in eyes after 3 day to very pain. Nd eye is red. So what's solution at this problem? Nd my friend what will...
Eye redness is most often due to swollen or dilated blood vessels. This makes the surface of the eye look red. There are many causes of a red eye or eyes like infection, allergy. Foreign body in eyes. Some are medical emergencies and some are a cause for concern, but not an emergency. Others are nothing to worry about. Consult your local eye specilist to see what is the cause.
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My mother has glaucoma from 2.5 years in one eye. She has no vision left in the left eye at all but goes through extreme pain in that eye. The eye's pressure has increased to 57 which is very high, hence a diode laser is recommended to her. Is it worth doing and will it have any other side effects?

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
My mother has glaucoma from 2.5 years in one eye. She has no vision left in the left eye at all but goes through extr...
Hello A you may try trab with AGV to control pressure. If that fails then you may go for diode laser B. Diode is not 100%successful.
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I have red eyes from last 4 days what should I do. Please refer me some medicine as soon as possible. Or should I take doctor? Looking forward to hear from you. Thanks in advance.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I have red eyes from last 4 days what should I do. Please refer me some medicine as soon as possible. Or should I tak...
Homoeopathic medicine EUPHRASIA 30 ( Dr Reckeweg) Drink 2 drops direct on tongue every 2-3 hrly EUPHRASIA EYEDROPS ( SBL ) pour into eyes 1-2 drops 3 times daily
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My eye and around that area is looking dull. So it always keep my face looks dull.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
My eye and around that area is looking dull. So it always keep my face looks dull.
Hi, the skin around the eyes is ten times thinner and sensitive than the skin on the face. As we age, skin loses its elasticity and becomes even thinner due to a breakdown of collagen. This can be further aggravated by sun exposure, smoking, and other environmental exposures. The points which are important in maintaining healthy skin around the eyes: -drink plenty of water. Water plays a crucial role maintaining the elasticity of skin. -avoid smoking cigarettes. Nicotine constricts blood vessels in the face and under the eyes. Constricted vessels also make it difficult for nutrients to be absorbed, which leads to a breakdown of collagen. -stay out of the sun. Overexposure to ultraviolet rays causes melanocytes, the pigment-producing cells, to mature abnormally. This results in age spots and uneven pigmentation. Uv rays are responsible for up to 90% of aging and can add several years to your appearance. -wear sunglasses to avoid squinting and protection from uv-rays. -get plenty of rest. Fatigue can cause skin to look pale and gaunt. -limit alcohol intake. Excessive drinking can cause dehydration, so limit yourself to a glass or two of wine every week -use cotton balls when removing makeup to avoid unnecessary tugging and pulling on the delicate tissue. -use a quality professionally recommended skin care product for the area around the eyes. Apply homoeopathic under-eye cream by bakson twice a day daily.
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Sometimes when I study for a long time, I get pain and irritation in my eyes. What should I do?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
Sometimes when I study for a long time, I get pain and irritation in my eyes. What should I do?
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. Dont splash water on eyes. The pain and irritation is due to eye strain.Make sure that you study under proper lights in your room.
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I have watery discharge from my left eye for last six months. I am using Android LP eye drops and Refresh eye drops for last 1.5 months without much improvement. I have got my fundus examined: it is safe. I am diabetic with Hb1Ac 6.5.Kindly advise.

MS - Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Thane
I have watery discharge from my left eye for last six months. I am using Android LP eye drops and Refresh eye drops f...
There could be a block in the tear drainage duct kindly massage with your finger the hollow between your eye and your nose in case tears are collecting in the tear sac located there.
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Hello doctor my name is varun doomra my eyes no is -3 both eyes I want advice about laser surgery my age is 21 is it good or bad for me and how much it correct my eyesight.

MS - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist, Hyderabad
Hello doctor my name is varun doomra my eyes no is -3 both eyes I want advice about laser surgery my age is 21 is it ...
Hi lybrate-user you can go for lasik or femto laser which coats between 30 k to 1 lakh. It's a safe and simple procedure.
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Iam getting stomach ache since from two weeks and my eyes are becoming red and vomiting are becoming I can not bare the stomach ache what should I do.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
Iam getting stomach ache since from two weeks and my eyes are becoming red and vomiting are becoming I can not bare t...
For stomach pain take tablet Meftalspas-Ds with rantac and get an ultrasound abdomen done to rule out any pathology
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My name is NAVEEN Kumar I am suffering from some headache and eye pains I am just 18 years old.

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
My name is NAVEEN Kumar I am suffering from some headache and eye pains I am just 18 years old.
headache and eye pain at this age is commonly due spectacle power. Visit nearest eye doctor to get that checked.
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I am an patient since 2005 The start of this suffering is followed by red eye I've tried lots of medicines from diff dr's But there is no permanent escape from this. The Dr. says that" A group of viruses are to been placed on my retina and it is increases when dust enters into the eye Once I the decease got 90% Slovenes But now it is increased as earlier Can I get a good response I am waiting for your detailed reply Thank you.

FICO, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Gandhinagar
I am an patient since 2005 The start of this suffering is followed by red eye
I've tried lots of medicines from diff ...
Hello lybrate-user. Sorry about your eye problem. Redness of the eye is one of the most prevalent problems observed. Redness of the eyes has multiple causes associated with it. I guess the eye doctor must have said that the cornea of the eye has been infected by virus. Commonly, it is known as adenoviral keratoconjunctivitis. It takes a long time to resolve (sometimes upto 6 months) thus, the proper protocol would be to have patience and follow the long term medication and treatment prescribed to you. Also, maintenance of eye hygiene strictly would be a key factor in determining recovery. To enumerate a few other common causes: (1) allergy of the eye. It is usually caused by improper eye hygiene. It occurs with symptoms of pricking, itching, irritation, watering, foreign body sensation and discomfort. There is a tendency to rub the eyes with fingers, handkerchief, cloth, etc. This is not a good habit because it tends to transmit lots of virus, bacteria and dust into the eye. Allergy usually presents with symptoms of watering (clear water), redness and itching of the eye. Thus, eye hygiene remains the principal modality of treatment along with eye drops as a supplement. (2) infectious conjunctivitis: this is usually associated with white-yellowish discharge. There may occur associated pain and sensation of itching, pricking, watering and discomfort. If so, it would be a good idea to go and show to an eye specialist in person. (3) foreign body lodged in the eye. This is more commonly associated with people who drive 2 wheeler vehicles without protection. It occurs more commonly in one eye. Foreign bodies that commonly get lodged are eyelashes, insect wings, small insects, dust particles, iron particles (more common with people working in the iron industry) the solution for a foreign body lodged in the eye would be better provided by an eye specialist at the clinic because it would require immediate removal from the eye and appropriate therapy. (4) raised eye pressure: this is a condition known as glaucoma. It is not so common as the previous mentioned conditions. There is usually associated pain in the eyes. It is commonly bilateral (occurs in both eyes). There is usually a positive family history of glaucoma associated in a majority of the cases. (5) inflammation of the covering layers of the eyeball. This is known as" uveitis" it is also a relatively less common condition. There is associated pain. It would require a thorough eye checkup including the retina-thus a good idea would be to visit the eye specialist in person. (6) increased blood pressure. This has known to cause redness which is also known as sub-conjunctival hemorrhage. The redness in this case tends to be deep dark and usually occurs only in one portion of the eye. In this regard, a complete ophthalmic evaluation and a systemic evaluation is warranted. Hope my suggestions helped you.
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