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Dr. Ashok Mehta

MS - Ophthalmology

Ophthalmologist, Vadodara

33 Years Experience
Dr. Ashok Mehta MS - Ophthalmology Ophthalmologist, Vadodara
33 Years Experience
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Dr. Ashok Mehta is a popular Ophthalmologist in Adharpura, Vadodara. He has over 33 years of experience as a Ophthalmologist. He is a qualified MS - Ophthalmology . You can consult Dr. Ashok Mehta at Dr Mehta Eye Hospital in Adharpura, Vadodara. Save your time and book an appointment online with Dr. Ashok Mehta on Lybrate.com.

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My eyesight sometimes becomes blurry and I have to concentrate too much if I want to read something, please advice me something to improve my eyesight.

MS - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist, Panipat
My eyesight sometimes becomes blurry and I have to concentrate too much if I want to read something, please advice me...
Frequent blinking, rest in between, use artificial tears. If your condition doesnot improve, consult a specialist.
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I have water coming in my eye because I work to much on computer and study as well. what should i do ?

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I have water coming in my eye because I work to much on computer and study as well. what should i do ?
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 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
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My eye sight +3.75 for both. I don't like ware speckles. What should I do. Eye operation will get side effects?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
My eye sight +3.75 for both. I don't like ware speckles. What should I do. Eye operation will get side effects?
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 am having sight 6.75 (right eye) & 6.50 (left eye), presently can I go for a leaser treatment for my problem?

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I am having sight 6.75 (right eye) & 6.50 (left eye), presently can I go for a leaser treatment for my problem?
Hello yes lasik is good option for you doctor will perform some tests and i'd those are ok then you can go for lasik.
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Respected doctor when I am having headache I used to dip my eyes and face in cold water. Is it good or bad for my eyes.

DHMS (Hons.)
Homeopath, Patna
Respected doctor when I am having headache I used to dip my eyes and face in cold water. Is it good or bad for my eyes.
Hello,,lybrate user, It indicates your headache is better on cold application but unusual dipping of your eyes & head ,frequently might complicate the situation catching cold,irritating facial skin & eye lids. Go for meditation to calm your nerve reducing stress. Tk, plenty of water to hydrate by our body ,eliminating toxins. Ensure, sound sleep for 6/7 hrs. Tk, care.
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I have a pain in my eyes, I have number -1 in left eye? What can I do at home with home care products?

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I have a pain in my eyes, I have number -1 in left eye? What can I do at home with home care products?
Hello. There is no medication or food for improving eye sight or to get rid of glasses. Get your vision tested and wear glasses. If not interested in glasses then you can try a. Contact lens b. Lasik laser as your age is now 24 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. Lasik is a very easy and painless procedure. If you want to get rid of glasses then go for lasik. You can use lubricating eyedrops to get rid of that pain.
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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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I have red eyes problem my eyes goes paining and tears comes out continuously. I cannot sit for long time in front of tv or computer so kingly can I get any suggestion for any eye drops or any medicine to get cure.

FICO, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Gandhinagar
I have red eyes problem my eyes goes paining and tears comes out continuously. I cannot sit for long time in front of...
I have a few suggestions for you regarding the usage of computers, mobile phones and books. Follow the rule of" 20" this means that every 20 minutes, take a gap of 20 seconds, blink your eyes actively 20 times and focus at an object which is minimum 20 feet away. This will help in relieving your eyes from the continuous strain that is caused due to staring. Staring at the computer continuously causes us to subconsciously blink less than normal. This causes the tear film on the surface of the eye to dry up. The result of this is pain, discomfort, etc. Another suggestions regarding the usage of computers is to maintain a proper posture. The computer must be positioned at the same height as your eye level. The neck should not be inadvertently flexed or extended. Roughly, an angle of 90 degrees should be maintained between your upper body and thighs. Likewise, a similar angle (90 degrees) should be maintained between your lower legs and thighs. Also the angle between your hands and arms should be roughly 90 degrees. This is the healthy ergonomic way of sitting while using a computer. Maintenance of proper posture would help in further relieving the symptoms of eye discomfort and pain. All these suggestions may take a while to sink in and imbibe in your routine. Once followed, they are sure to work wonders for you. 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. 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. (2) infectious conjunctivitis: this is usually associated with white-yellowish discharge. 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. (4) raised intraocular 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 coats 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. 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) hope my suggestions helped you. Take care.
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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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When I use my cellphone Sometimes my eyes get red and suddenly it starts paining, whats the solution for this?

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
When I use my cellphone Sometimes my eyes get red and suddenly it starts paining, whats the solution for this?
Hi. Eye fatigue or eye strain is a common and annoying condition. The symptoms include tired, itching, and burning eyes. But sometimes eye fatigue is a sign of an underlying condition that may need medical treatment. If eye fatigue persists despite taking simple precautions, see your doctor. This is especially important if your eye fatigue is associated with headaches or with eye problems such as: Discomfort Double vision Significant change in vision Exposure to bright light or straining to see in dim light can also cause eye fatigue. One of the most common causes of eye fatigue is staring for long periods at digital devices such as: Computer screens Smartphones Video games During sleep, the eyes are replenished with essential nutrients. Lack of sleep may result in persistent eye irritation. Management: Hold tap water in your flexed palm, dip your one eye closer to the water level, shut and open your eyelids often. Do the same with your other eye. Repeat this whole process 1-2 times more in a day. Give your eyes proper rest. Restrict the use of cellphone continuously for long hours together, take frequent breaks. Can keep slices of cucumber or potato or used tea bags over the closed eyes for sometime. Medication: Instill 2 drops of Euphrasia eye drops in each eye twice daily.
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I am 24 years old and I having problem of eye i. E. While watching water dropping from my eyes.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I am 24 years old and I having problem of eye i. E. While watching water dropping from my eyes.
Hello, Instill 2 drops of Euphrasia 10% , in each eye, twice daily. Get your eyes tested by an eye specialist.
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She has a serious pain in eye due to eye problem what is the main reason for causing this problem in womens.

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
She has a serious pain in eye due to eye problem what is the main reason for causing this problem in womens.
Pain is unusual in eyes..you need to make sure that vision is not affected.. you need to visit eye surgeon to rule out any vision threatening problem
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MD - Ophthalmology, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
Don't get panic but ensure that your child gets detailed eyes check up by pediatric ophthalmologist @age 3.

After taking vigora 100 I feel some problem like headache and vision problems just like change of colour. What should I do please advise me.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
After taking vigora 100 I feel some problem like headache and vision problems just like change of colour. What should...
Hello these are common side effects of Viagra kindly discontinue it use some other medicine and too after consulting your surgeon.
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Sir mere hair bhut jdte h or aankho me bhut jyda pain hota h pls muje solution btaye

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Udupi
Sir mere hair bhut jdte h or aankho me bhut jyda pain hota h pls muje solution  btaye
Dear Lybrate User, *Have lots of green leafy vegetables and fruits rich in Vitamin C. *Protein is the most important element for maintaining hair health. Make sure your diet in protein rich sources like eggs, fish, chicken, soyabean, sprouts, pulses and grains *Zinc, iron & copper promote healthy hair. Some sources of this are eggs, whole grains, all types of seeds like flaxseed, sesame seeds, sunflower seeds, Dry fruits and nuts etc *Avoid more Spicy, Salty, Junk foods.
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My mother has diabetes. She also needs eye surgery. Would there be some complication?

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
My mother has diabetes. She also needs eye surgery. Would there be some complication?
Hello retina surgery for diabetes is very complicated but in hands of good retina surgeon chances of complication is very less do not worry and go for surgery.
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Defective Vision - Can it be a Cause of Your Headache?

MS - Ophthalmology, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Jaipur
Defective Vision - Can it be a Cause of Your Headache?

A common headache can have a number of reasons behind it, such as defective vision, hetrophoria or convergence deficiency, etc. Now, the question arises as to how they can cause headache. Read on to know more...

Q. Why should defective vision cause headache?

To attain a perfect vision, eyes with defective vision have to make sustained extra efforts, which results in headache. Even if the refractive error is very small, it can be the cause of headache. More prolonged the working and smaller the print, higher the incidence of headache.

Q. Can this occur at all ages?

Yes, it can occur at all ages. However, with age, the resistance decreases and hence elderly people are more prone to get headache. More the use of computer, mobiles, TV or prolonged studies precipitates headache

Q What is Hetrophoria?

Normally, both eyes always remain parallel, but in some cases, eyes have slight tendency to develop minor squint, may be convergent or divergent. This is called Hetrophoria or Latent squint. Such patients have to take extra strain to keep the eyes straight

Q. What is convergence deficiency?

For reading, both eyes have to converge and if there is weakness of convergence, extra strain has to be put on the eyes, which cause headache.

Q. What is the ideal method of refraction in young patients, I,e below 40 years?

Ideal method is to dilate the pupil with Tropicasyl plus drops. This has the advantage that the doctor can see the retina and Optic Disc. This is important to exclude any involvement of brain as the cause of headache. It also relaxes accommodation and hence provides correct refraction. In cases of Hypermetropia, it is extremely essential to dilate the pupil.

Q. What is the role of Autorefractmeter (a computer) in refraction?

It is a very important instrument to provide correct refraction, but it cannot be totally relied upon. Some opticians rely on it and give wrong numbers.

Q. What is acceptance Test?

You have refracted the eyes with Autorefractmeter or Streak Retinoscope but exact power is what a patient accepts. This is very important.

Q. What is astigmatism?

There is a difference in refraction in different meridians and it is important that a cylinder number is prescribed in correct axis. This is a difficult task and needs lot of experience.

Q. Is it important to correct astigmatism?

To relieve headache and strain on the eyes, it is very important that exact cylinder is prescribed.

Q. What is the role of exact centring of Optical Lenses?

.You may give correct number, but if the centre of the Optical lenses and cornea do not coincide, satisfactory results are not obtained. To dispense correct lenses is a big art and the Optician must be qualified and well experienced.

Q. Does the quality of lens affect the visual comfort?

Yes, it is important that quality of lenses should be good, preferable fibre lenses which are Ant reflect coated. Crizal coating with capability to block the UV rays are very popular.

Conclusion: Refractive errors are important cause of headache and needs proper examination of the eyes, preferably after dilating the pupil. Astigmatic error even if too small may be the cause of headache. Spectacle dispensing is an art and a patient must select proper optician. Spectacles if advised for constant use must be used constantly to get full relief.

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I have red eyes from 5 month and my left hand has rashes please sir tell me what should i do?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I have red eyes from 5 month and my left hand has rashes please sir tell me what should i do?
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. These may be due to: • Blepharitis: Swelling along the edge of the eyelid. • Conjunctivitis: Swelling or infection of the clear tissue that lines the eyelids and covers the surface of the eye (the conjunctiva). This is often referred to as "pink eye." • Corneal ulcers: Sores on the cornea most often caused by a serious bacterial or viral infection. Uveitis: Inflammation of the uvea, which includes the iris, ciliary body, and choroid. The cause is most often not known. It may be related to an autoimmune disorder, infection, or exposure to toxins. The type of uveitis that causes the worst red eye is called iritis, in which only the iris is inflamed Homoeopathic medicine 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. FORMULA-D TABS ( BAKSON ) Chew 1 tab 3 time a day for 1 month DERM-AID SOAP ( BAKSON) Use only thiss soap on body OINTMENT TOPI SULPHUR ( Wilmar Schwabe India) Apply locally twice daily on hands 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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Hi Dr. My head slightly pains every night with a feeling of pain in eyes. Sometimes I feel a very little dizziness too. These r happening frm last one week. I m 28 years old and a bank personnel m using high power myopic lenses Sitting job in front of a computerPrevailing weather conditions are too cold here -abhijit kanpur.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
Hi Dr. My head slightly pains every night with a feeling of pain in eyes. Sometimes I feel a very little dizziness to...
Eye strain, or asthenopia, is when the eyes get tired from excessive or intense use. It can be annoying, but it tends to disappear with rest. Although it’s not often a serious condition, eye strain could be a symptom of an underlying problem. Eye strain is known to cause fatigue, difficulty concentrating, and headaches Eye strain may lead to other problems, such as: • Headaches • Difficulty Concentrating • Irritability • Burning Sensation • Watery Eyes • Dry Eyes • Photophobia • Eye Pain 1. The first thing you can do is change your environment and work habits. By doing this you can relieve the pain without spending money on treatment. If you work on the computer, try taking more eye breaks by looking down the hall or out the window, or by closing your eyes for thirty seconds. You should get your eyes checked at least once a year, especially as you grow older. Routine eye exams give you the opportunity to discuss with your Eye Specialist any issues you may be having, and they may enable you to catch any problems in their early stages. If you work on a computer, taking eye breaks for five minutes every hour can lessen the strain on your eyes. Simply closing your eyes for a few moments can also do wonders. Try standing up, moving around, or taking a short walk to help regain concentration.Regular eye exercises that involve focusing on different distances can help prevent future straining. Blink often. Blinking refreshes and replenishes your eyes naturally.If you are having trouble with blinking due to the dryness of your eyes, try using Homoeopathic CINELUBE EYEDROPS ( HAPDCO) 3 times daily.
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