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Dr. Kumar Chhugani

MS - Ophthalmology

Ophthalmologist, Mumbai

20 Years Experience
Dr. Kumar Chhugani MS - Ophthalmology Ophthalmologist, Mumbai
20 Years Experience
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Dr. Kumar Chhugani is one of the best Ophthalmologists in Borivali West, Mumbai. He has helped numerous patients in his 20 years of experience as a Ophthalmologist. He is a MS - Ophthalmology . He is currently practising at Divyadrashti Eye Care Centre in Borivali West, Mumbai. Book an appointment online with Dr. Kumar Chhugani and consult privately on Lybrate.com.

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MS - Ophthalmology - Karnataka Medical College - 1997
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Hi Doctor, 6 months back I got hit by a drumstick tip in my left eye and got severe pain. I went to a near by ophthalmologist and got it treated and now its fine. But at times I get sudden reflex like pain especially when I wake up from sleep. It lasts only for few seconds and it happens only occasionally .also the vision in the affected eye is a little bit blurry when compared to the other eye. Could you tell me why I get that pain and suggest me some remedies for that pain and blueness please.

DNB Ophtalmology, MS - Ophthalmology, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
Hi Doctor, 6 months back I got hit by a drumstick tip in my left eye and got severe pain. I went to a near by ophthal...
Use lubricating gel or ointment like Lacrimal or iflomax just before sleeping at night and if required also in morning..It should be OK in7-10 days..But continue with ointment for at least 1 month. If no significant relief, please consult an eye doctor again
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My sons age about 4 months old his ratina goes red when take any photo with flash camera.

Phaco Development Program, Fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology, DNB Ophtalmology, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Mysore
It is known as red eye in photography. It is normal. Use the red eye reduction mode of the flash in your camera.
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What diet I shout have to take to remove my spectacles as I am suffering from myopia?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
What diet I shout have to take to remove my spectacles as I am suffering from myopia?
Diet for EYESIGHT Lutein and zeaxanthin are both important nutrients for eye health,6 as both of them are found in high concentrations in your macula—the small central part of your retina responsible for detailed central vision. More specifically, lutein is also found in your macular pigment – known for helping to protect your central vision and aid in blue light absorption—and zeaxanthin is found in your retina.Estimated daily dose of lutein is 10 mg per day, and at 2 mg/day for zeaxanthin. Both lutein and zeaxanthin are primarily found in green leafy vegetables, although zeaxanthin is far scarcer than lutein. Kale and spinach are two of the most lutein-rich foods, but you'll also find it in carrots, squash, and other orange and yellow fruits and vegetables. Both lutein and zeaxanthin are carotenoids called xanthophylls, which give plants and vegetables their yellow-orange color, and the name "lutein" comes from the Latin word "luteus," which means "yellow." If you remember this, it may help you pick out vegetables that are likely to contain higher amounts of these two nutrients. Egg yolk is another source of both lutein and zeaxanthin that is well absorbed by your body Most of the dark green leafy vegetables, previously recommended for a higher intake of lutein and zeaxanthin, have 15-47 percent of lutein, but a very low content (0-3 percent) of zeaxanthin. study shows that fruits and vegetables of various colors can be consumed to increase dietary intake of lutein and zeaxanthi It is also important to note that lutein is an oil-soluble nutrient, so if you eat the vegetables without some oil or butter your body can't absorb the lutein. Adding a little bit of healthy fat, such as olive oil, coconut oil, or raw organic butter, will maximize your lutein absorption. Lutein content in food Food Mg / serving Orange ( Raw) 0.2/1 large Egg 0.2/1 large Spinach (cooked) 20.4 / 1 cup Papaya(Raw) 0.3/1 large Turnip greens (cooked) 12.2 / 1 cup Green peas (cooked) 4.1 / 1 cup Spinach (raw) 3.7 / 1 cup Corn (cooked) 1.5 / 1 cup Broccoli (raw) 1.3 / 1 cup Broccoli (cooked) 0.8 / 1/2 cup Green beans (cooked) 0.9 / 1 cup
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Recently I start to wear eye contact lenses, before that I used glasses, lenses make my eyes irritate, what to do.

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
Recently I start to wear eye contact lenses, before that I used glasses, lenses make my eyes irritate, what to 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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I have pain in my during night when I tried to read. Also tears comes from my eyes.

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
I have pain in my during night when I tried to read. Also tears comes from my 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. Also get your eyes checked for any spectacle number.
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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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After my sleep my eyes are becoming very red in colour and I had a peculiar skin writing problem i. E when I am scratching the skin becomes very red and swollen. Please give me immediate remedy.

B.Sc(hons), Physics, B.H.M.S., PGDIT (software Engg)
Homeopath, Delhi
After my sleep my eyes are becoming very red in colour and I had a peculiar skin writing problem i. E when I am scrat...
Medicine german reckeweg belladona 200, single dose (4-5 drops in mouth) morning./ weekly 2 doses food mixed fruit juice daily evening.
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Sir, actually meri eyes weak hai or no. Bhi badh raha hai, mujhe lagta hai sayad ye mere regular mobile or laptop use Karne ki wajah se hai, sir suggest me ki me kya karu ya kya khaun jisse no. Stop kiya ja sake.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
Sir, actually meri eyes weak hai or no. Bhi badh raha hai, mujhe lagta hai sayad ye mere regular mobile or laptop 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.Dont feel depressed.
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My question: I have wearing a 8 no lenses and I am working for 8 hours in computer so I will you use simple plan spex over my lens for my protection. Because I am using the same spex while driving along with the contact lenses. So kindly suggest what can we do to reduce the no of my contact lenses. Regards, yash.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
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I have wearing a 8 no lenses and I am working for 8 hours in computer so I will you use simple plan spex...
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 22 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. 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 red eyes few some weeks and I feel so much week. Even I my look my weight have low. So what can I do?

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I have red eyes few some weeks and I feel so much week. Even I my look my weight have low. So what can I do?
Hello, Use Schwabe's cmd2, eye drop. instill 2 drops in each eye twice daily. Wash your eyes with cold water twice daily. Take alfalfa tonic , 2 tsp , twice daily.
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I have done lashik surgery on my left eye about 1month ago. But I did not see clearly. How much time to be taken for clearly vision?

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
I have done lashik surgery on my left eye about 1month ago. But I did not see clearly. How much time to be taken for ...
usually clear vision happens very soon,,since it s about a month,, you need to visit your eye surgeon soon
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Am wearing normal power glasses I mean in right side am having low power. Am wearing glasses for that. Doc advised me to put 1year throughly. Want I want to do. Because I do not like to wear full glasses. And its not suitable for me also. Whats your suggestion? Should I wear glasses fully? Or what are the Foods should I take regularly? If im not wearing the glasses. Will it tends to increase the eye power? please I want answer.

FICO, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Gandhinagar
Am wearing normal power glasses I mean in right side am having low power. Am wearing glasses for that. Doc advised me...
Hello. Let me enumerate the diet necessary for healthy eyes. (1) green leafy vegetables including spinach, sprouts, cabbage, beetroot. (2) fruits-blue-berries, black-berries, strawberries, raspberries, kiwi fruit, grapes, pineapple, pomegranate, grapes, guava. (3) dry-fruits: almonds, walnuts, apricots, dates. (4) cereals: oats, barley, millets. (5) drink a cup of green tea daily. (6) drink a glass of milk daily. Comint o your other question, you should wear glasses regularly if the eye specialist has advised you to to do so. Though, it is not compulsory to keep them on for 24 hours, you should use them while watching television, driving, etc, when at rest, you could remove them. Not using the glasses would tend to spoil the quality of your vision. Subsequently, a change in the refractive power of the eyes would tend to cause further stress on your eyes. Hence, all said and done, wear your glasses judiciously. Eat healthy, avoid addictions and stay in touch with your eye specilist regularly. Hope my suggestions helped you. Take care-regards.
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I am 24 years old male. I have in eyes. My eyes flow water while watching TV or study what should I do.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I am 24 years old male. I have in eyes. My eyes flow water while watching TV or study what should I do.
Hello, get your eyes tested from an opthalmologist. Include the following for getting better vision: vitamins a, c, e, and minerals like copper and zinc are essential to eyesight. Get the antioxidants from dark leafy greens, egg yolks, yellow peppers, pumpkin, sweet potatoes, and carrots. Include garlic and onions. Blueberries, grapes as they have antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties that can help improve your vision. Dha is a fatty acid found in coldwater fish like salmon, sardines and mackerel. Exercises for strengthening eye muscles: -begin by partially closing your eyes; the lids should only be halfway shut. After holding for 10-15 seconds, close your eyes very slowly. Take a few deep breaths to increase oxygen in the blood. -warm your eyes. Rub your palms together to create heat, and then place them against your eyes for five seconds. Repeat this three times. -hold a pen at arm's length. Focus your gaze on the tip of the pen. Bring the pen closer to your nose at a slow and steady pace. Repeat this exercise 5-10 times. -concentrate your vision on the tip of your nose. Then shift your gaze to an object further away, either at arm's length or 20 feet away. Then shift your eyes back to the tip of your nose. Repeat this exercise 10 times. -sit in a relaxed but upright position. Begin by look to the left-most position (without moving your head) and hold to stretch your eye muscles. Hold for 5 counts. Blink and return your gaze back to look straight in front of you. Then look to the right-most position with your gaze and hold for 5 counts. Repeat 3 times, blinking between each hold. Then, repeat this exercise looking up and then down. Do not forget about blinking. -sit in a relaxed but upright position. Look up and to your right for 5 seconds. Return your gaze to center. Look up to and to your left for 5 seconds. Return your gaze to center. Look down and to your right for 5 seconds. Return your gaze to center. Look down and to your left for 5 seconds. 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. Medication: take homoeopathic medicine which will help you in preventing first and then reducing the power of your eyes (if the eye power is less). Take physostigma 6/ thrice daily for 1 month and instill euphrasia eye drops twice a day. Thereafter, revert back for further guidance.
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Sir, My mom is 49 years old, She is suffering from dry mouth dry eyes, what is this problem? She is also suffering from hcv, rasoli, ulcer. For hcv she is taking homeopathy and for rasoli medicine.

MDS Prosthodontics, BDS
Dentist,
Sir, My mom is 49 years old, She is suffering from dry mouth dry eyes, what is this problem? She is also suffering fr...
Some drug has side effect of dry mouth. If shes under stress also have same symptoms. Dey mouth can be treated by releaving the cause or by using salivary substitute or agents which stimulate saliva. Dry mouth increase the insidance of dental cavity and gum problem so proper oral hygine is very important.
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I am 22 years old, and I have -3.00 power in both eyes. How should I keep it good?

FICO, Specialist in Cataract,Cornea and refractive surgeries , MD - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist, Srinagar
Normally the number gets stabilise after 18yrs of age. There is no major role of food or any other thing in keeping it good. Use of goggles outside to protect against ultraviolet rays and eating green leafy vegetables and fruits may have some effect.
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I am 28 years old and since 4 years I had been suffering from various brain related problems like, dizziness, unconsciousness, balance and most importantly eye and eyesight problems. In last few years my eyes went from dry, itching to wet recently. I have consulted many eye doctors and found the eyes abosultely normal. I had MRI scan that too shows no significant problem. Then I see the neurophysicians and he found my b12 level very low in 200 range. So he gave me 20-25 infections and I took around 22. But I still feel Same with little improvement. Eventually now I started feeling issues with speaking, listening and seeing. One doctor recommended me to consult psychiatrist and he gave me one month dose in which mostly were sleeping pills. Please help me doctor to recover brain health as well as mental health. By birth I had no issues with eyesight and never had headache and no health issues until 24 but now because of personal issues I landed in depression. I was at London studying MBA when all such health issues started post a tragic gap year at home.

LCPS, BAM&S
General Physician, Pune
Lybrate-user, I have handle exactly similar patients many times. Solution to your problem is management of stress and lifestyle. You need to see a good holistic therapist who should guide you with yoga therapy. Your brain and mind is working overtime. Calm down, take an years break and settle your health. You have no organic disease. It's only the burden and cobwebs in your mind that is causing brain to declare war situation and hence dizziness. Until you get a good holistic doctor, start surya namaskar watching youtube.
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Hi, I'm very shy when I talk to girls I can't really make eye contact. I born in a small town so I never talked to girls in my childhood.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
Hi, I'm very shy when I talk to girls I can't really make eye contact. I born in a small town so I never talked to gi...
Hello 1. Do not loose confidence 2. Girls are humans just like boys 3. Go to any girl and talk as if you are talking to your male friend.
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Kiwi- A Complete Fruit

BSc - Food Science & Nutrition, PGD in Sports Nutrition and Dietitics
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Mumbai
Kiwi- A Complete Fruit

A kiwi looks like a fuzzy brown egg, on the inside its bright green pulp is sprinkled with a ring structured small and black seeds are superheated with important nutrients. 
Once an exotic fruit, kiwis have now are plentiful. 
Kiwis provide potassium in abundance, which help lower blood pressure and contain soluble fiber, pectin which help in cholesterol management. 
Being high in soluble fiber, it plays a vital role in weight loss and management. 
It contains powerful antioxidants lutein and zeaxanthin, which are boon for eye health.

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I find my eye always red. While driving bike even when I bath. At night around 8pm. My eyes are so red!

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I find my eye always red. While driving bike even when I bath. At night around 8pm. My eyes are so red!
Homoeopathic treatment 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
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