Dr. Jessica Fleishman

Ophthalmology
Albany, NY
35 years experience female

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Office

Albany, NY

Address

Albany NY 12204
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Specialties
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Ophthalmology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

10 Answers
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A member asked:
Dr. Jessica Fleishman
Ophthalmology 35 years experience
Could b many things: This is a symptom that needs an examination by a experienced ophthalmologist. Don't try to self diagnose. It could be a severe bacterial infection, a ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jessica Fleishman
Ophthalmology 35 years experience
No: Redness in the eye could be contact lens intolerance, allergy, inflammation, and many other things that no doctor can diagnose without a proper eye ex... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jessica Fleishman
Ophthalmology 35 years experience
Be more specific: Impossible to answer without more clear clinical information. Tell us the disease of concern, the symptoms. Can't use a glass ball.
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jessica Fleishman
Ophthalmology 35 years experience
Amost always: Nothing is 100% safe. Not even driving a car or crossing a street. Lasik is one of the safest procedures around but it's unrealistic to think in abso... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jessica Fleishman
Ophthalmology 35 years experience
Anything: These symptoms could be a simple migraine but could also be something more serious. If these are new symptoms, they definitely need to be evaluated by... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jessica Fleishman
Ophthalmology 35 years experience
Corneal erosions: Corneal erosions can be very painful. Without a proper exam, i can't say that this is the right diagnosis. There are treatments but the diagnosis has ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jessica Fleishman
Ophthalmology 35 years experience
Fasciculations?: Not sure what you mean by vibrating. There are eyelid twitches (usually a lower lid) when your eyes are open or "fasciculations" or quivering of the u... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jessica Fleishman
Ophthalmology 35 years experience
Need an eye exam: It is really not safe to ask for a diagnosis without having a proper exam. Your symptoms could be anything from allergy to thyroid related eye disease... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jessica Fleishman
Ophthalmology 35 years experience
Macular hemorrhage: Macular hemirrhages can be caused by many things. If you already know that you have this, you must have seen a eye care professional. Make sure you a... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jessica Fleishman
Ophthalmology 35 years experience
Genetic?: I imagine this is a cosmetic problem, though i could be wrong. I many darker pigmented ethnic groups this is normal. If you are intent on removing the... Read More
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Testimonials
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HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Fleishman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Fleishman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
They are new symptoms.he was diagnosed with Osteosarcoma 5yr ago & I'm scared it could be related
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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Your answer was very helpful, thanks!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio, TX
Graduated 1988MD

Affiliations

Albany area hospital and medical center
Albany memorial hospital
St peters hospital
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