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Dr. Zafar Imam

Ophthalmologist, Kolkata

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Dr. Zafar Imam Ophthalmologist, Kolkata
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Dr. Zafar Imam is one of the best Ophthalmologists in Kidderpore, Kolkata. You can meet Dr. Zafar Imam personally at Janata Opwa Clinic in Kidderpore, Kolkata. Book an appointment online with Dr. Zafar Imam and consult privately on Lybrate.com.

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I am experiencing a severe headache on the right side of my head. Close to my right eyes. The right eye and its socket too experience pain. I had a fever a week ago still the my nose is watery. Is it a cluster headache.

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Dietitian/Nutritionist, Delhi
I am experiencing a severe headache on the right side of my head. Close to my right eyes. The right eye and its socke...
It could be infected sinus. Go on a fruit diet for three days. Drink one cup of spinach juice for one week. Apply hot fomentation for 10-15 minutes twice daily. Drink a lot of citrus fruit juice 3-4 times a day.
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My eyes numbers are high. I want to join gym so is this affect my eyes if I join gym for my body fitness. Should it become more weak or gym does not affect my eyes.

MS - Ophthalmology, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
My eyes numbers are high. I want to join gym so is this affect my eyes if I join gym for my body fitness. Should it b...
Gym shouldn't affect your eyes. Any exercise where there is excessive pressure on eyes like sirshasan or halasan in yoga should be avoided.
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My father is suffering from cataract, I would like to know the details of its treatment and procedure. Also I would like to know the different type of lenses used in cataract surgery and their long term effect and side effect if any. And can it be treated by oral medication?

MS- Opthalmology, FICO
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
My father is suffering from cataract, I would like to know the details of its treatment and procedure. Also I would l...
Cataract cannot be treated by oral medication. Surgery is very simple 10 minutes procedure either by phacoemulsification or manual surgery.
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I have been getting pink bumpy and itchy rashes on my skin (legs, arms, face etc). I have consulted 3 doctors but I still have the problem. Bumps comes all of a sudden and vanishes after some time. I find my eyelids swollen one or the other day when I wake up. Eyelids swell after I go for threading too. Rashes are being noticed around the waistline if I wear a belt. One of the doctor told that it is food allergy and the other told it is due to water or climate change. I am facing this problem from 3 months. I am really worried. Please help me on this.

MD - Dermatology
Dermatologist, Pathanamthitta
I have been getting pink bumpy and itchy rashes on my skin (legs, arms, face etc). I have consulted 3 doctors but I s...
U have developed contact dermatitis .u vil need to take treatment for it.apply aqua soft cream twice daily over it for two weeks.do not massage it in.avoid cosmetics and face wash for the face.U definitely are allergic.allergy is not a one time affair,it's a lifelong affair.u vil need medications regularly.this is because ur body doesn't have the ability to counter a reaction on its own but medicines help normalise this level.so keep at it and don't give up on ur medicines.
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Can slit lamp detect all types of nystagmus? Like" horizontal gaze nystagmus" vertical" gaze nystagmus" or mainly" latent nystagmus" accurately. Because to detect latent nystagmus one eye should be closed. But on slit lamp my one eye was not closed. How can I confirm that I have not latent nystagmus?

FICO, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Gandhinagar
Can slit lamp detect all types of nystagmus? Like" horizontal gaze nystagmus" vertical" gaze nystagmus" or mainly" la...
Hello lybrate-user. When you go for an eye check up, it involves checking the eye by various methods. One of these various methods is slit lamp examination. I am sure your eye specialist must have examined the eyes using other techniques as well. Thus, to detect latent nystagmus, it is not necessary to check on the slit lamp. It can be done using simple torch light evaluation also.
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Hi. Doctor. I am 23 and i. Am having severe headache problem. I am also having eye sight problem. Is this due to my eye sight problem. Expecting your reply.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
Hi. Doctor. I am 23 and i. Am having severe headache problem. I am also having eye sight problem. Is this due to my e...
hello ....headache has many causes...most common being uncorrected refractive error, sinusitis, migraine, stress, lack of sleep and neurological problem etc...sometimes it becomes very difficult to pinpoint the exact cause of headache..My suggestion is get ur eye sight checked and wear proper glasses and wait for 1 week..if headache still persists then consult physician
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I'm using power glasses from past 5 years, now can I use contact lens? Please tell me the details of contact lens, and advantages and disadvantages.

AUTLS, CCEDM, MD - Internal Medicine, MBBS
General Physician, Faridabad
I'm using power glasses from past 5 years, now can I use contact lens? Please tell me the details of contact lens, an...
Yes u can use them...just take care of hygiene ...take lens with maximum oxygen permeability.... Avoid sleeping with contact lens on ur eyes....clean them regularly with solution provided with them
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Sir, what should I do for my algeric eyes?

DOMS
Ophthalmologist,
Use protective glasses, use olopatadine eye dropsor cromal forte eye drops for prevention throughout the season.
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Glaucoma -- The Silent Thief of Eyesight

MS - Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Thane
Glaucoma -- The Silent Thief of Eyesight

Glaucoma -- The Silent Thief of Eyesight

Glaucoma or "Kala Moti" is often an ignored disease as in many cases it does not cause redness ,pain or watering of eyes but the vision decreases gradually and, most importantly , irreversibly !!

Due to its irreversible nature , early detection is vital . All those above fifty and especially those with a blood relative having Glaucoma , should go for regular eye checkups with an eye doctor. A check up in an eye clinic includes an "eye pressure" measurement. Often this pressure is raised in Glaucoma. Also the eye doctor will take a look at your optic nerve to see if it is showing any signs of glaucoma damage.

All suspicious cases are subjected to two important tests. First is Perimetry where we asses the side vision or field of vision which is first to be affected in early Glaucoma.Second is an OCT which scans the retina of the eye and measures the actual loss of nerve fibre layer.

If detected early Glaucoma can be well controlled with regular use of eye drops. If the reduction in eye pressure is inadequate with eye drops then we have the options of Laser or finally Anti Glaucoma Surgery.

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I have swelling from 3 days on my eyes what should I do?

FICO, Specialist in Cataract,Cornea and refractive surgeries , MD - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist,
There are various causes of acute swelling. However most common will be conjunctivitis which may be allergic or infectious. Will start treatment empirically on the line of infection start eye drops vigamox 6 times a day eye drops genteal four times a day however other causes of swelling has to be rule out like allergic, glaucoma, foreign body, uveitis dry eyes, blepharitis. Kindly consult a ophthalmologist.
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I have redness in my eyes ,what should I do?

DOMS, MBBS
Ophthalmologist,
: red eye has many causes. You hav 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 conjuvctivitis. Which has simple treatment protocol. Of a course of topical antibiotics, antiinflammatory and tear substitutes. But still its wise to see an ophthalmologist for a thorough slit lamp examination to rule out other differentials for acute red eye.
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My left eye is red so what I should do?

DOMS, MBBS
Ophthalmologist,
My left eye is red so what I should do?
Red eye has many causes. You have to see if it is associated with blurring of vision, pain, discharge and other complaints. But commonly it's allergic or infective in origin ie allergic or infective conjunctivitis. Which has simple treatment protocol. But still its wise to get a check up done with an ophthalmologist for a thorough slit lamp examination to rule out other differentials for acute red eye.
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I have red eyes from lazt three days. What should I do? And I am allergic to dust and diwali work is going on in my house now.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I have red eyes from lazt three days. What should I do? And I am allergic to dust and diwali work is going on in my h...
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 eyes gets red in sunny day in few minutes and when I am reading a book. What is it and what should I do?

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
My eyes gets red in sunny day in few minutes and when I am reading a book. What is it and what should I do?
first you need to get your eyes tested for any glass power wear protective glasses while you r travelling to avoid dust and dirt entering the eyes.. 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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My eyes are going week very speedily with far sightedness what should I do to get rid of specs that I use?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
My eyes are going week very speedily with far sightedness what should I do to get rid of specs that I use?
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 have insight and I want to have lasik operation, can I? Is there any side affects.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I have insight and I want to have lasik operation, can I? Is there any side affects.
Hello lasik is very good option to get rid of glasses doctor will perform few tests (schirmer test, pentacam and fundus examination) and if all tests are normal then you can go for lasik surgery without fear. Success rate of lasik is over 96%. Side effects may vary from minimal like mild dryness, dalk, haloes, glare to severe like infection (very rare). Precaution include: a. Avoid face/head wash for 1 week b. Avoid swimming /water sports for 6 weeks c. Avoid eye make up for 6 weeks cost: depends on type of lasik which varies from 25000 for standard lasik to 1.10 lacs for smile lasik having said that I need to know your age and your glass power. You can also read my health tip on lasik.
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Hi Sir, Since 11 months I am getting pus filled rash on eye (near closing edge) and both eye becomes reddish. Pls suggest the medicine to cure completely . It pains lot . Hence pls. . .

MBBS
General Physician, Panchkula
Hi Sir,
Since 11 months I am getting pus filled rash on eye (near closing edge) and both eye becomes reddish. Pls sug...
Boil water putting a cotton swab in it, after boiling let it cool some what take out cotton squeeze it. Touch it at your cheek to know it is not too hot. If tolerable then put it on effected eye for 2 minutes. Again put in water and repeat this 8 to 10 times twice a day. Do it every time when it happens, after some time you will be relieved. You may need some anti biotic drops and some anti inflamatory treatment also.
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आंखों के नीचे काले घेरे और आंखों के नीचे की त्वचा को टाइट करने के उपाय....

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Ayurveda, Delhi
आंखों के नीचे काले घेरे और आंखों के नीचे की त्वचा को टाइट करने के उपाय....


आंखो के आस पास की त्वचा बेहद नरम और मुलायम होती है। जिस वजह से बहुत ही जल्दी यहां त्वचा ढीली होने लगती है। इस बात का इंसान को तब पता चलता है जब वह हंसता है और उसके आंखों के आस पास की त्वचा में झुर्रियां दिखने लगती है। और इंसान को लगता है कि वह बूढ़ा हो रहा है। लेकिन आयुर्वेद में आंखों के नीचे और आस पास की त्वचा को टाइट करने के अनोखे हेल्थ टिप्स मौजूद हैं। जिन्हें आप इस्तेमाल कर सकते हो।
खीरा
आयुर्वेद में खीरे के प्रयोग के बारे में बताया गया है। यह त्वचा को टाइट करने का काम करता है। आप सुबह उठकर खीरे की मसाज चेहरे पर करें।
एलोवेरा
1 चम्मच एलोवेरा के रस को सुबह-शाम दो बार चेहरे पर, नहाने के बाद और सोने से पहले लगाएं। यह आपकी त्वचा को टाईट करेगा।
केला
पके हुए केले को मसल लें और इसमें गुलाब जल डालें। इसे आंखों के आस पास लगाएं। और आधे घंटे के बाद गुनगुने पानी से चेहरे को धो लें
आलू
आलू के रस को आँखों के नीचे हलके हाथ से मसाज करने से काले घेरे दूर होते हैं।
एैसे बनाएं प्राकृतिक पेस्ट
1 चम्मच बेसन, 1 चम्मच शहद, 1 चम्मच दूध आधा चम्मच सरसों का तेल को मिलाकर पेस्ट बना लें और इस पेसट को लगाकर 15 मिनट के लिए छोड दें। बाद में इसे गुनगुने पानी से धो लें। सप्ताह में 2 बार इस उबटन का प्रयोग करें। यह आखों की नीचे और आस पास की त्वचा को टाइट करता है।
अन्य आयुवेर्दिक उपाय
आंखों के नीचे बादाम के तेल से मालिश करने से चेहरे से झुर्रियां कम हो जाती हैं। टमाटर को काटकर उसके टुकड़ों को मुंह पर मलते रहने से चेहरे से काले धब्बे निकल जाते हैं। चाय और कॉफी की जगह आप ग्रीन टी का इस्तेमाल करें। अंडे के प्रयोग से भी आंख के पास की जगह टाइट की जा सकती है अंडे में मौजूद सफेद भाग को चेहरे और गर्दन पर लगाएं। चेहरे की मसाज करें इससे चेहरे पर खून का प्रभाव तेज होता है। बेकिंग सोडा से स्क्रब भी किया जा सकता है।
क्या न करें
टेंशन की वजह से आंखों के आस-पास झुर्रियां भी बढ़ने लगती हैं और बाल तक झड़ने लगते हैं इसलिए बेवजह की टेंशन से बचें। अधिक देर तक टी वी और कंप्यूटर पर कार्य न करें।
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What are bad effect of mobile screen on human eyes ? I have problem with mobile screen ? What to do now?

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
What are bad effect of mobile screen on human eyes ? I have problem with mobile screen ? What to do now?
Prolonged working on laptop/tv/mobile can cause computer vision syndrome. Computer vision syndrome is a condition resulting from focusing the eyes on a computer or other display device for, uninterrupted periods of time. Some symptoms of cvs include a. Headaches b blurred vision c. Neck pain d redness in the eyes e. Eye strain f dry eyes sometimes watery eyes these symptoms can be further aggravated by improper lighting conditions. Measures to reduce this include 1. Work under proper light. 2. Blink a lot. 3. Cold compresses 4. Use good lubricating eye drop.
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