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Dr. Rakshit K. Galia

Ophthalmologist, Thane

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Dr. Rakshit K. Galia Ophthalmologist, Thane
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Dr. Rakshit K. Galia is a renowned Ophthalmologist in Vasai East, Thane. He is currently associated with Risha Eye Hospital in Vasai East, Thane. Book an appointment online with Dr. Rakshit K. Galia on Lybrate.com.

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My mother affects from bacheats syndrome from last 5 years n she loss eyes vision totally. Is there anything in world to cure.

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My mother affects from bacheats syndrome from last 5 years n she loss eyes vision totally. Is there anything in world...
Hello I am sorry bachet disease is associated with uveitis vision lost due to uveitis can not be restored.

In my eyes some scratches in small disturbance in some lines its place suggest any thing happen.

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Looks like you have some scratches on your cornea. This should ideally heal on its own in a few days. I would recommend seeing an ophthalmologist to be sure.

Hi doctor. My eyesight is getting weaker day by day I feel. Always feel tired and not able to concentrate due to headache. My power on both eyes nearly minus 6. Please help me or suggest me some tips I am broken and hopeless.

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Hi doctor. My eyesight is getting weaker day by day I feel. Always feel tired and not able to concentrate due to head...
You must use your specs almost all the time to avoid headaches. Washing your eyes frequently will be helpful. And when your number is stabilised for at least​ a period of 1 yr, get it removed by Lasik, as it will help you future to avoid eyestrain problem.

I have spectacles, but I don't want to use them anymore. It's number is -1.75. I want to know a solution over it. Can I remove them naturally? I don't want to use lenses too. Your answers would be helpful.

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I have spectacles, but I don't want to use them anymore. It's number is -1.75. I want to know a solution over it. Can...
First, apply heat to your eyes by rubbing your palms together and then placing them over your eyes. Hold your hands over your eyes for five to 10 seconds, and then repeat. Do this before performing any eye exercises in order to prepare your eyes! Start exercising by rolling your eyes. Eating a healthy diet with plenty of fruits and vegetables will seriously help improve your eyesight and keep it from deteriorating. It is also important to eat the right vitamins to support eye health. Vitamins and minerals, such as Vitamin A, C, and E, are all important to eye health. Anti-oxidants (remember eating carrots for your eyes?) are also a great source of nutrients for healthy eyes. Our Rebuild Your Vision Program actually recommends 17 different vitamins you should take to support your eyesight Supporting your eye health is just one of the many benefits of getting enough sleep and taking breaks during the work day. If you work on a computer all day, your eyes are probably under a lot of strain. Do yourself (and your eyes) a favor by taking a break for about 10 minutes for every 50 minutes spent in front of the screen. Simply close your eyes for a minute or get up and walk around the office. Focus on something that isn’t a screen. You can also rest your eyes by following the 10-10-10 rule. This means you should look at something 10 feet away for 10 seconds for every 10 minutes you spend working on the computer! One of the fastest ways to improve your vision naturally is to perform daily eye exercises. Eye exercises are meant to strengthen the eyes and improve vision. Using eye exercises can even eliminate your need for contacts or glasses. Get a regular schedule of eye exercises and try to do them daily – this will help you get in the habit of performing exercises and also help you achieve better vision fast Start exercising by rolling your eyes. Rolling is one of the easiest eye exercises! Without straining your eyes (remember to stop if it hurts), look up as far as you can. Then, look down. Repeat this 10 times. Now look to each side, repeating 10 times. After that, look in each diagonal direction. Finally, roll your eyes in a counter-clockwise motion about 10 times, then reverse the movement and roll them clockwise. Grab a pen and hold it at arm’s length, making sure the pen is at eye level. Focus on the tip of the pen as you move it closer to your eyes. Stop when you get about six inches away from your face, and focus on the tip as you move it back to arm’s length. Remember to do this slowly and focus on the tip of the pen. Repeat about 10 times. Massage your eyes after exercising. First, massage your temples with your fingertips or one of your knuckles. Move in a clockwise motion several times, and then switch to a counter-clockwise motion. Massage over your eyebrows and under your eyes as well. When you’re done exercising and massaging, apply heat to your eyes once more by rubbing your palms together. If your eyes are really tired, close them and rest for a few moments. Resting your eyes frequently, as described in the previous section, is very important to preserving the health of your eyes! or go for lasik surgery. thanks
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Hi I am suffering from Xanthelasma from past 1 year. There are two yellowish plagues that are visible near the upper side of both the eyelids. Hence please let me the know whether it can be treated or not permanently? How much would be the complete expense to cure this disease?

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Hi I am suffering from Xanthelasma from past 1 year. There are two yellowish plagues that are visible near the upper ...
hello there are many ways to get rid of these like lasers, surgical excision etc. recurrence is very common...keep cholesterol under control.....

I wear spectacles because of them my eyes now look very small and dark. any help that can help them to look normal?

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I wear spectacles because of them my eyes now look very small and dark.
any help that can help them to look normal?
Homoeopathic treatment- Under eye cream (Bakson's) apply at night under the eye in circular motion. Glowcare drops (Lord's) 20 drops in 20 ml fresh water 3 times daily. Take a good iron rich diet like apple, pomegranate, spinach and all other green vegetables. 2 glass milk daily. 6-8 glass extra water daily. Try to have a sound sleep.
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My eyes are some other speed are over this time my eyes other defect are apply in motor cycle 40km/h.

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My eyes are some other speed are over this time my eyes other defect are apply in motor cycle 40km/h.
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.. more importantly put on helmet with wisor ( front glass covering)

I have red eyes for three days as I work on computer. What should I do? Would it affect my eyes in future?

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I have red eyes for three days as I work on computer. What should I do? Would it affect my eyes in future?
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. Am student of computer science I have to sit for many hours. My eyes starts itching and sometimes I do get the headache. I thought it may be for migraine and took the prescribed medicine. But the problem still continues. What should I do.

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Computer vision syndrome is a commonly seen eye problem in the current generation. You need to take frequent breaks while on the pc. Use the 20-20. I. E. After every 20 minutes, take a break of 20 seconds, change your focus i. E. Look at a distant object so your eye muscles which are strained due to focusing on the system will relax, and if you wish you may splash your eyes with cold water. Computer vision problems also produce dry eyes so you can start some lubricating eye drops.
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My wife have red eyes for over 3 days in every month and for 4; 5years What should l do?

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My wife have red eyes for over 3 days in every month and for 4; 5years What should l do?
Hello lybrate-user. Sorry about your eye trouble. Redness of the eye is one of the most prevalent problems observed. Redness of the eyes has multiple causes associated with it. To enumerate a few 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. From the symptoms described by you, it seems more likely to be a case of allergy. Maintaining the precautions and hygiene that I mentioned should probably work well for you. You could also use a lubricant eye drop along with an anti-histamine eye drop. (3-4 times daily) don't take your eyes for granted! protect your sight with these six tips: 1. Eat for good vision 2. Quit smoking 3. Wear sunglasses / helmets to shield your eyes from dust, sunlight, pollution 4. Wash your eyes 3-4 times a day 5. Look away from the computer screen at regular intervals 6. Avoid rubbing your eyes with fingers/ cloth/ shirt/ dupatta, etc. Also, you might require a complete eye evaluation in order to rule out other causes. This would be possible only by examining your eyes in person. Hope my suggestions helped you. Take care,

Dear Sir/ Madam, My eyes start burning and feels irritated due to long hours usage of computer. So, I consulted a eye specialist and they suggested a glass to wear where the prescription says Purpose: constant use ,Quality: CR (plastic) /- Coating - Remark: single vision NOTE: PP ARC. Will buying this really help me in solving my issue. (crizal lens is what they prefer of RS. 2500)

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Dear Sir/ Madam, My eyes start burning and feels irritated due to long hours usage of computer. So, I consulted a eye...
Hello 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 eyedrop 5. You may use SWISS ARC glasses which will be cheaper and good.
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Who will cure my eye redness problem sir. Redness since many years 6/6 no visual problem only optic nerve pain.

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Who will cure my eye redness problem sir. Redness since many years  6/6 no visual problem only optic nerve pain.
Could you be more specific in the sense the exact duration in days months or years. Constant red eye could be due to a number of reasons. Most common being allergic.

My eyes get red when I went out in sunlight more than two hour. Please advise.

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My eyes get red when I went out in sunlight more than  two hour. Please advise.
Its a sigh of allergy. Use a good lubricating eye drop 3 times a day. If no relief consult a doctor locally as according to site rules I can`t prescribe you any medicine here.

I have a red eye in over 3 day what is this reason and I am exercise every day but not any change in my body. Why?

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I have a red eye in over 3 day what is this reason and I am exercise every day but not any change in my body. Why?
Dear lybrate user, red eyes could be because of many reasons but commonly it is due to allergy or infection. You need to visit eye specialist to differentiate between the two as the treatment is different. Also get your eyes checked for any glass power
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Got 6 minus in left eye and 7 minus no. In right eye and age is just 19 yet also height problem how to cure this is any hope is there or else have to be with this whole life?

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Got 6 minus in left eye and 7 minus no. In right eye and age is just 19 yet also height problem how to cure this is a...
You can do LASIK surgery for removing refractive error and I will suggest you to do skipping daily for next six months

I had been using glass for past three years and still I feel my eye sight is getting worse day by day. So, please suggest me a alternate way to enhance my eye sight. Kind of diet I should follow etc.

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I had been using glass for past three years and still  I feel my eye sight is getting worse day by day.

So, please s...
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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What is a basic leaser operation? My eyesight is weak. Will it help me to increase my eyesight?

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What is a basic leaser operation? My eyesight is weak. Will it help me to increase my eyesight?
Hello dear 1. Laisk is very simple surgery to get rid of glasses 2. Doctor will do some test like schirmer test, fundus examination and pentacam and if all normal then you can go for lasik surgery.

I am 22 years old nd I have weak eyesight (especially right) nd have migraine prblm also nd bearing migraine pain on alternate basis; my exams are coming nd I found my eyes so loaded while studying nd even swell what can I do?

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I am 22 years old nd I have weak eyesight (especially right) nd have migraine prblm also nd bearing migraine pain on ...
Wear the right glasses sit and study in good light do not rub your eyes you can also splash water on closed eyes for relaxation can also use some lubricanting eye drops.
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How to take care of your eyes, when you spent more than a 8 hr. In a day in front of pc.

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How to take care of your eyes, when you spent more than a 8 hr. In a day in front of pc.
Hello 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 eyedrop

I eyes become red sometimes without any specific reason or any harmful contact so wht can I do?

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I eyes become red sometimes without any specific reason or any harmful contact so wht can I do?
Hello, Bloodshot 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 Eye infections or inflammation can cause redness as well as possible itching, discharge, pain, or vision problems. Other causes of eye redness include Colds or allergies, Acute glaucoma, Corneal scratches: Injuries caused by sand, dust, or overuse of contact lenses. Sometimes, a bright red spot, called a subconjunctival hemorrhage, will appear on the white of the eye. This often happens after straining or coughing, which causes a broken blood vessel on the surface of the eye. Most often, there is no pain and your vision is normal. It is almost never a serious problem. Because the blood leaks into the conjunctiva, which is clear, you cannot wipe or rinse the blood away. Like a bruise, the red spot will go away within a week or two. Management: - Try to rest your eyes if redness is due to fatigue or eye strain. No other treatment is needed. - Wash your hands, hold clean water in your hand, keep your eyes closer to the water and dip the eyes by blinking the eyelids frequently in the held water in hand. Repeat it for 3-4 times again. - Avoid watching T.V., working on computer or mobile, reading. - In case there is itching, use a clean napkin or a tissue to wipe the tears and cleaning the eyelids gently. Medication: Take homoeopathic medicines - Schwabe’s Belladonna 30 and Euphrasia 30 - both thrice daily for 4 days. Use Euphrasia Eye drops twice daily. Revert back thereafter.
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