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Dr. Bashir Ahmad

Ophthalmologist, Sri Nagar

Dr. Bashir Ahmad Ophthalmologist, Sri Nagar
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I am 20 year old male. For the past two days. I've noticed that my skin and eyes feel hot. No fever or any other symptoms. Just burning of eyes and skin and also difficulty to sleep at night. I have not been doing any other activities. What could be the reason n solution?

DNB Ophtalmology, MS - Ophthalmology, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
I am 20 year old male. For the past two days. I've noticed that my skin and eyes feel hot. No fever or any other symp...
many people are having similar symptoms due to changing weather. You could try taking dry fruits and multivitamin and multimineral supplements..occasionally micronutrient deficiency is the culprit
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Ophthalmologist Verses Optometrist (Spectacle Dispenser).

MBBS, DOMS, MS - Ophthalmology, , Fellowship in phacoemusification
Ophthalmologist, Patna
Ophthalmologist Verses Optometrist (Spectacle Dispenser).

Do you think the corporate spectacle sellers (including online) with a chain of shops the optician at the corner of your road can diagnose and treat you for your eye vision problem completely accurately (even a simple case like myopia)?


 

Think again. Once the damage is done, it is mostly irreversible.


 

Signs of near sightedness (myopia)- include blurring of vision, genetic predisposition if mothers and fathers are myopic, squinting (bhengapan), eye strain headache, feeling fatigued when driving or playing sports, malignant myopia where the vision loss can be rapid due to elongation of eyeball and is irreversible. Similarly there are various reasons for presbyopia, astigmatism.


 

The people with high myopia may suffer from retinal detachment (laser is required for its correction).


 

An optometrist is incompetent/not trained to look behind your lens. If he misses the retinal detachment and does not refer you to the eye surgeon, you will have to face the consequence.


 

In case of compound power, it is purely the competence of optometrist which will help in determining the power of lens. Many cases are coming up with wrong power calculation. It is advisable to consult an eye surgeon before going to a spectacle shop. Once the eye power has increased, it cannot be lowered without surgical intervention.


 

It's for the patient to decide whether he considers optometrist (guys with degree in power calculation sitting in corporate and local eye shops, authorized to calculate eye power, competent enough to diagnose even these condition completely and afford to miss the retinal detachment and silent diseases like glaucoma or other associated eye pathology if they are present in eyes.


 

The patient's power will increase through incorrect or incomplete diagnosis and harm his eyes. It's your eyes, always consult an experienced eye surgeon before you go to any spectacle shop to buy your spectacles?


 

There are silent and irreversible disease in family like glaucoma/kala motia which have a family history, it is the duty of the doctor to ask history of such disease.


 

Can you expect your local optician to ask such history? if he misses your glaucoma by not checking your eye pressure, you vision loss is irreversible.


 

The guy sitting in spectacle shop may sell you a branded eyeglasses, give a very good deal and pamper you with snacks but what purpose it serves if the some part of your diagnosis is missed and causes irreversible loss of vision.


 

The optometrist is trained just in power calculation and dispensing of contact lenses. He is not trained to diagnose and treat any eye disease, look behind the lens through indirect opthalmoscope, use instruments like slit lamp.

 

He is incompetent to treat any eye disease like amblyopia/lazy eye.

If he is giving medicine/drugs along with dispensing of spectacles, he is most probably committing a crime.

 

If you are going to optometrist first, it purely depends on his training and expertise whether he is able to suspect any associated pathology or not and refers you the eye surgeon and if he misses it or makes a wrong diagnosis, the loss is yours and only yours. Lastly the optometrist will be never held responsible for wrong diagnosis.

The doctor's prescription caries a legal value and he will always advice in patient's best interest.

 

Regards

Dr Arjun Kumar Singh

Email- drarjun53@gmail.com

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Hello. I am Sampurna. Actually I am having eye side problem for last 4 years. My spectacles number is -3. I tried many home remedies and did the best to reduce the number. But it is not. Please help.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
Hello. I am Sampurna. Actually I am having eye side problem for last 4 years. My spectacles number is -3. I tried man...
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 13 years so your number will 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 after age of 18 years.
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I had a pterygium excision over a month ago in my left eye. Now I see the grafted portion becoming white again gradually. Is it natural or is my pterygium recurring? Is there any way to prevent this recurrence?

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I had a pterygium excision over a month ago in my left eye. Now I see the grafted portion becoming white again gradua...
Hello 1. Colour changing to white indicates that there is no recurrence 2. In recurrence, its size wil start increasing and colour will change to red 3. You can not do anything to prevent recurrence.
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Is LASIK Surgery safe in the long term? Have heard that it has negative effects as a person goes above 40.

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
Is LASIK Surgery safe in the long term? Have heard that it has negative effects as a person goes above 40.
in current scenario , lasik surgery is very safe with latest laser machines and highly predicatable outcomes. no negative effect on person above 40, its just that reading glasses that comes with age after 40 will remain.. 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 getting etching in eyes ,but it is more in right eye, whenever I work on system for longer time I get irritation I my eye, it is always reddish in color. Please suggest me what should I do.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I am getting etching in eyes ,but it is more in right eye, whenever I work on system for longer time I get irritation...
Hello, Use CMD2 eye drop, 2 drop in each eye twice day. Take Ruta 30,3 drops twice daily. Also get your eyes tested by an eye specialist.
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I hav red eyes for 3 days. There is also some swelling. What to do now to cure it?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I hav red eyes for 3 days. There is also some swelling. What to do now to cure it?
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
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I have allergy in my eyes and its becoming red and eyes are watery too.So what can be remedy?

FVRS, DNB Ophthalmology, MS Ophthalmology, MBBS, FICO
Ophthalmologist, Chennai
An allergic reaction is best treated with a antihistamine eye drops along with a lubricant.Pataday eye drops at bedtime along with Refresh tears eye drops 4 times per day will help.
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I have body pain and also headache with little bit cold and my eyes is also like burning what should I do for this?

AUTLS, CCEDM, MD - Internal Medicine, MBBS
General Physician, Faridabad
I have body pain and also headache with little bit cold and my eyes is also like burning what should I do for this?
There are several things you can do to prevent a cold. they are all easy. -Always wash your hands after coughing or sneezing into your hands, blowing your nose, after touching someone who is sick, or when using public restrooms or telephones. -Cover your mouth and nose when you sneeze or cough. -Get plenty of rest/sleep.staying at home will keep you from spreading germs.Avoid people who have a cold or cold symptoms. -Drink plenty of fluids(veg/tomato soups,dal water/coconut water/herbal tea etc), and eat nutritious food(like sprouts/boiled eggs without yolk with milk). Avoid foods or drinks with caffeine which can impair your sleep -Treatment:A cold usually lasts for a week or two. Unless you develop complications, you shouldn't need medical treatment. -Complications like infections of the ears, throat, sinuses or lungs must be treated with antibiotics. -Gargle to keep from getting a sore throat. -Use saline nasal sprays or nasal irrigation. -Tablet nasorest-p once/twice daily may ease breathing. -Do steam inhalation once or twice daily
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I have got red eyes since last 3 days. I am having headache and nausea and vomiting I have take paracetamol but there was no effect.

AUTLS, CCEDM, MD - Internal Medicine, MBBS
General Physician, Faridabad
I have got red eyes since last 3 days. I am having headache and nausea and vomiting I have take paracetamol but there...
get ur platelet count done and dengue ns ag test done take oflox eye drop for red eye.. take dolo 650 mg for pain
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My eyes waters a lot while driving scooty. Sometimes the even water when I just sit and studying What is the cause and how to treat.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
My eyes waters a lot while driving scooty. Sometimes the even water when I just sit and studying What is the cause an...
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.
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Every morning I wake and when wash my face after some time I feel itching in my eyes due to which I do rub my eyes my turned red and some washing with water it get red is this a disease and please help me to avoid it every day when I see my eyes I fell that I am drunked it embarrassed me.

MBBS, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Hyderabad
Every morning I wake and when wash my face after some time I feel itching in my eyes due to which I do rub my eyes my...
You symptoms are suggestive chronic eye allergy. If it is recent, try home remedies such as washing with plain cold water, applying cold packs to closed eyes, taking a short period of rest. This usually helps. If you are studying hard/sleeping inadequately, travelled excessively, have cold or cough - take care of these events as much as possible, it will help. You will benefit from some eye drops which give instant relief from eye allergy and also additional eye drops which actually prevent eye allergies. But we are not allowed to prescribe online for open questions. Put this query in private online to any ophthalmologist, he/she can then suggest appropriate eye drops to give complete relief. Meanwhile, you can first try the measures suggested.
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My eye's light will be decrease day to day by do more work on computer, what should I do?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
My eye's light will be decrease day to day by do more work on computer, what should I do?
The solution for this problem is its reduced usage and while using computor use in proper light. There is nothing more effective than controlling usage to reduce and negate the effects. You can also reduce the intensity of the computor screen by attaching a filter or by getting an eye-friendly screen. Above all, one must try to reduce the amount of computor usage or take frequent breaks. Homoeopathic medicine CINELUBE EYE DROPS ( HAPDCO) Pour 2 drops 3 times daily.
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Hi I m working in diamond company as a marker its been tough to watch a diamond for 10 hours a day my eyes r getting full of stress pls do give me some good advise to improve my eyes for years n years.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
Hi I m working in diamond company as a marker its been tough to watch a diamond for 10 hours a day my eyes r getting ...
Tips for care of our eyes--------------- 1. Eat for good vision esp. Diet rich invitamin a nd c-------------- 2. Quit smoking if you smoke------------- 3. Wear sunglasses whenever exposed to dust /sunlight------------------ 4. Use safety eyewear zero power glasses while doing work with concentration where eye contact is a must-------------------- 5. Look away from the computer /mobile/tv screen 6. Visit your eye doctor regularly for frequent chk ups-------------- homoeopathic eyedrops ------------------------- cineraria maritima eyedrops (dr reckeweg) pour 2 drops 3 times daily into your eyes.
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How to Keep Your Eyes Healthy As You Age?

MBBS, MS - Ophthalmology, Diploma in Ophthalmology , Fellowship in Cornea and Anterior Segment
Ophthalmologist, Ahmedabad
How to Keep Your Eyes Healthy As You Age?

If health is lost, everything is lost and your eyes are one of the most essential parts of your health. Good eyesight is the key to a happy life. But in order to maintain good eyesight, it is important to keep a few things in mind. However, aging causes several disorders related to eyes.

Here’s what you should do to continue life till the fullest with healthy eyes even in your sixties:

  1. Check your diet: For healthy eyes, you should take care of your diet first. Include foods rich in vitamins A and C, such as green leafy vegetables and fish in your diet. Omega-3 fatty acids are also necessary for good vision as they improve the health of Macula, which is responsible for central vision. Alcohol and unsaturated fats are harmful for the macula. High-fat levels in the body obstruct proper flow of blood through arteries. Thus, eyes also suffer due to low oxygen supply.

  2. Quit smoking at the earliest: Smoking poses great threat to your eyes. It increases the level of oxidative stress. This is harmful for the eyes.

  3. Exercise: Regular exercise improves the blood circulation in our body. Thus, sufficient blood reaches the eyes which further aids sufficient supply of oxygen.

  4. Use sunglasses: Protect your eyes from ultraviolet rays. Wear sunglasses when you are travelling outdoors as UV rays are extremely harmful for the eyes.

  5. Don’t overstrain your eyes: Avoid sitting in front of the television and computer for too long. Keep the computer below the eye level. Keep the screen at a distance. Remember to blink frequently and keep the colour format not too bright or saturated.

  6. Rinse your eyes: Wash and rinse your eyes regularly with cold water to get rid of dust particles.

  7. Be alert: In case of any injury related to the eye, seek immediate medical help. Don’t ignore the injury.

  8. Visit your doctor: It is important to get your eyes checked by a professional at least once in every two years. The doctor should watch and examine your pupil by dilating it. He must assess the fact that whether you are vulnerable to any eye disease or not and take necessary steps.

  9. Check your spectacles or lenses: It is important that you keep the spectacles or lenses up to date. Visit your doctor to check the power of your lens. Keep a tab on the changing power.

  10. Rubbing your eyes: Avoid rubbing your eyes if any particle gets into it. You should rather splash water to keep it intact. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a ophthalmologist and ask a free question.

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Sir in my eyes their is many red colour lines. In my both eyes how I take care of my eyes or remove the red lines any idea about this.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
Sir in my eyes their is many red colour lines.
In my both eyes how I take care of my eyes or remove the red lines any...
Hello These red lines are blood vessels which are important for eyes Without them.eyes will shrink and you will loose vision You may use I - KUL PLUS eyedrop twice daily
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I have water is coming from eye because I work on computer to much what should I do?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I have water is coming from eye because I work on computer to much what should I do?
The solution for this problem is its reduced usage and while using computor use in proper light. There is nothing more effective than controlling usage to reduce and negate the effects. You can also reduce the intensity of the computor screen by attaching a filter or by getting an eye-friendly screen. Above all, one must try to reduce the amount of computor usage or take frequent breaks. Homoeopathic medicine CINELUBE EYE DROPS ( HAPDCO) Pour 2 drops 3 times daily.
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My mother is suffering from Chorioretinitis scar in her right eye due to which her vision is reduced by 80%. What should we do as of now? Can it further decrease her vision in right eye or can it effect left eye also? Is there anywhere in world, where there is cure available for this?

C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician,
My mother is suffering from Chorioretinitis scar in her right eye due to which her vision is reduced by 80%. What sho...
Depending on the cause and severity of the inflammation, chorioretinitis can cause permanent damage to vision if left untreated.
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