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Dr. David Sanford

Ophthalmology
Middlesboro, KY
28 years experience male

Locations

Office

Middlesboro, KY

Address

1502 Cumberland Ave, Middlesboro, KY
Directions

Fax

(606) 248-1384

Insurances accepted

Medicaid

About

Bio

Private practice solo, general ophthalmology.

Specialties
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Ophthalmology

Licenses

United States: Kentucky

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

19 Answers
9 Agrees
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Sanford
Ophthalmology 28 years experience
Doubtful : This minor trauma would be quite unlikely to have caused any serious injury. The occasional twitching eyelid is probably unrelated and should resolve on its own. If not, see an eye care provider within a month.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Sanford
Ophthalmology 28 years experience
Acne? : How are these different from the universal pimples of acne? Adults can have acne as well and may be part of a dermatological condition known as acne rosacea and it's treatment is not unlike that of teenage acne.
1 thank
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Sanford
Ophthalmology 28 years experience
Possibly: Starburst phenomena after PRK is not unusual and is due to the irregularities of healing epithelium (the skin cells on the outer layer of the cornea). Muro 128 is a dessicant, that is, a salt water type solution designed to dry up swelling in the cornea. I would think the starburst is more from the surgery, and the drops were prescribed to help that. Recommend follow up- usually gone after 1 mo

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Sanford is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Sanford is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, no pathology as am aware of, I will ask optician what his best acuity is with glasses
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Kentucky College of Medicine, KY
Graduated 1993MD

Residency

UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY HOSPITAL
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