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Dr. Lakshmana Kooragayala

Ophthalmology
Marietta, GA
36 years experience

Locations

Office

Marietta, GA

Address

Marietta Eye Clinic, 890 Canton Road, Marietta, GA
Directions

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Specialties
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Ophthalmology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

6 Answers
2 Agrees
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lakshmana Kooragayala
Ophthalmology 36 years experience
Yes. See eye doctor: Both can be related. There are multiple causes for these symptoms. Consult a eye doctor as soon as possible.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lakshmana Kooragayala
Ophthalmology 36 years experience
Light sensitive part: Retina is the light sensitive part in the back of the eye, where light from outside world is focused ( like film in a camera). Light is processed in the retina and send to brain where the light is seen as an image. Damage to retina can lead to permanent loss of vision.
2 thanks
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lakshmana Kooragayala
Ophthalmology 36 years experience
In several ways: Retinal tears occur due to pulling of gel like structure called vitreous in the eye. Near sightedness, family history, injuries to eye can lead to tears in retina. Sometines retinal tears can progress to retinal detachment with significant vision problems. Some patients needs treatment to prevent retinal detachment. Needs examination by retinal specialist.

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HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Kooragayala is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Kooragayala is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada, Kakatiya Medical College, India
Graduated 1985MD
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