... I had a stroke in my Optic Nerve which started with symptoms just like a migraine. Problem for me is the blindness never got better. Please go to an opthamologist/neurologist right away and one who might specialize in NAION or AION... (2 replies)
... Hi celpad! I've just seen a retina specialist and an opthamologist. Nothing could be found. Everything was looking fine according to both doctors. I must say I'm also having some night vision problems that just began. I notice at night I see this "black wind" or "black swirls". That's the best way I can describe it. I also notice that when I wake up my vision throbs in and out... (4 replies)
... Hi...My heart goes out to you. I don't know what you have, maybe you should see an
opthamologist. I had bulging eyes and it turned out to be Graves eye Disease.
I ended up haveing to have surgery for this 2 times but it was very successful and my vision is 20/30 and 20/50. I only need glasses to read and drive.
Best of luck to you and I hope you get some answers.
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... Hello Everyone,
I wanted to start by thanking "Daviesss" for his post from a couple of years ago and giving me incredible insight to some of my neurological symptoms.
I have been suffering for 5 months with symptoms that include unsteadiness (no vertigo), a jumping/moving field of vision, and occasional narrow and unfull field of vision. I get very light headed when... (0 replies)
... Hello Everyone, I have a 11 year old girl, Suddenly she developed what we thought was pink eye in her right eye. Too her to the doctor who diagnosed pink eye and gave us drops. 7 days later, showed no improvement. We were then sent to an opthamologist who then sent us to a retina specialist, who in tern diagnosed her with uveitis, he put her on Pred Forte every 2 hours, within... (5 replies)
... Looking for the best Opthamologist in Central New Jersey. ... (3 replies)
... I wear glasses and can't see far away. My left eye is bothering and I need to see a doctor. I think something is wrong. Am I better off seeing a opthamologist or optometrist? ... (1 replies)
... I was diagnosed with blepharitis by an opthamologist about 2-3 years ago, and since then it has only gotten worse after multiple visits.
At this point I think I understand the condition better than this doctor so I'm ready to get a second opinion... thanks. (0 replies)
... I recently has an eye exam with my Optometrist and got new disposable contacts in Janurary. I decided not to do the eye dialation. Anyway, lately I have had an increase in eye floaters and I believe I have been seeing some flashing light. I am only 25 but I am rather concerned and will make an appointment Monday to get my eyes checked and hopefully have dialation done. My... (2 replies)
... My mom has advanced glaucoma and has been doctoring in south carolina for the past year. We have relocated to Monroe New Jersey and I am looking for a good opthamologist to continue her care. Can anyone help? ... (1 replies)
... who is the best opthamologist (3 replies)
... n my eyes wide to feel better, but then the pressure sensation gets worse. I've been to neurologists, neurosurgeons, lyme doc, etc. Would it be worth seeing an opthamologist for this to see if there is anything behind my eyes doing this? ... (1 replies)
... How would I go about seeing an opthamologist? Do you have to see a general practitioner first and get a referral or can you make an appointment directly with the opthamologist?
Thanks (1 replies)
... I am disabled and on ssi and medicaid I am having vision problems and want to find out if medicaid covers a visit to an opthamologist? (3 replies)
... I was wondering if there are certain conditions that a opthamologist could miss and a retinal specialist catch? ... (1 replies)
... Hi isource,
Are you still getting the symptom after the detachment. I now have the light movement in both my eyes and it can go in either direction and repeat in the same direction also. Sometimes one comes from top and bottom and meets in the middle and then pops. I'm not sure what the heck is going on. The doctor never exactly stated it was a vitreous detachment, but what... (6 replies)
... I AM going to an opthamologist next Friday. Just wondering beforehand if anyone here knows what this might be? ... (0 replies)
... Hi. Last week just by looking in mirror, I noticed left pupil was smaller than the other one. I saw GP last night who sent me to Opthamologist today. The gp noticed a lag of constriction in my Light eye when she flashed light in my Left eye. Now the gp was methodical about what she was doing. ... (0 replies)
... You could have something like Uveitis or Iritis. When I had the Iritis- the light sensitivity was shear pain!!
Like the others said, go see an opthamologist! If its either of those, it will need steroids to help calm it.
GOod luck! (4 replies)
... It really depends on a lot of things. I do not know about the disorder they diagnosed you with. However, with dilation, if you have blue eyes your vision can stay blurred longer. Also, it really depends on the type of drop and how many drops they used. I had to be put on dilation drops for a bit. Just 1 drop, lasted two weeks!! So it really could be ok.
If you are that... (1 replies)