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Dr. Timothy Perozek

Ophthalmology
Las Vegas, NV
25 years experience male

Locations

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Las Vegas, NV

Address

653 N. Town Center Dr., Suite 212, Las Vegas, NV
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My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

BCBS Blue Card PPO

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Las Vegas, NV

SEE RIGHT NOW with TIMOTHY PEROZEK, MD

LAS VEGAS, NV

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Las Vegas, NV

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Specialties
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Ophthalmology

Doctor Q&A

166 Answers
240 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See eye doctor: It could be several reasons. Could be that the pupil has been exposed to a chemical that keeps it big or keeps it small. This chemical could be a me... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See eye doc: There are many inherited eye conditions. Many are treatable and some are not. Best to see eye doc to get diagnosis and treatment.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
Do: Do get up the same time every morning, don't eat for 3 hours before bed.
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See eye doctor: Glasses, contacts, lasik are all options.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See eye doc: Could be abcess or blocked oil gland or in grown hair. Use warm wet towel over it four times a day for 10 minutes and make appointment to see eye doc... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See doc: Gargle with salt water and make appointment to see your pcp or dentist.
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
Omega 3: Omega 3 fatty acid supplements will help with quality of tears so your tears don't evaporate so quickly. It also has a role in trying to prevent macu... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
Eye doctor: The eye doctor can make sure her eye pressure is normal as high eye pressure can cause headaches. The eye doctor can also check for any inflammation ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See eye doctor: Make an appointment to see an eye doctor. In the mean time, use artificial tears four times a day to help lubricate it.
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A member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
Urgent care: Also see eye doctor to get eye pressure checked as cold medicine can cause angle closure glaucoma attacks.
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See eye doctor: This could be serious infection, inflammation, or neurological process and requires urgent appointment.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See eye doctor: Artificial tears four times a day and cool compresses with a cold damp wash cloth and see eye doctor to verify diagnosis.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
The shot hurts: Most of the time you will get an injection to numb the area and the shot hurts like a bee sting. It lasts a few seconds and by the time you say your ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See doc: See your primary care doc or urgent care. Then see eye doc to see if any viral or ophthalmologic issues.
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See eye doctor: Would need to see picture. Warm compresses and artificial tears are good in the meantime.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See eye doctor: I wold need to see it. Try diluting one drop baby shampoo in palm with water and use finger to stir it and use finger to gently wipe lids with mixtur... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
Possibly: Slt is a good first try but with pressure that high you may need both drops and laser.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See PCP: Make sure you see your pcp to make sure all correct blood tests have been ordered. See eye doc to check vision and to dilate eyes which could give in... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See eye doctor: You may have allergies. Try over the counter allergy medicine. Try cool compresses. If eye doc does not see allergy or infection, you may need surg... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See eye doctor: After you see your ob/gyn, see an eye doctor. There are vision changes that can take place during pregnancy.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See eye doctor: It may be that one upper lid is lower than the other and the eye appears a different size when in reality they are the same size. This can be a neuro... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See eye doctor: You need to see eye doctor who is looking for toxicity from hydroxychloroquine. You should have a visual field test done, color vision, and a dilated... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See your doc: Drink fluids and eat light rice, bananas, apple sauce, and toast.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
If: If you have been on accutane, talk with your eye doctor before lasik.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
If: If on steroids, see an eye doctor to check for glaucoma and cataracts.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
If: If you are rubbing your eyes, see an eye doctor.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
Diabetes: Diabetes can cause diabetic retinopathy, cataracts, and glaucoma.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
Diabetes: Diabetes is one of the leading causes of blindness so ask to see an eye doc.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See eye doctor: Yes. Some corneas are too steep or too flat. Also some corneas thin. The cornea is the part of the eye that the contact sits on.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See eye doctor: Could be poor fit could be wrong magnification could be uncorrected astigmatism could be cataract could be dry.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See eye doc.: See your primary doctor for headache prevention then see your eye doctor to make sure you don't have an eye issue that can contribute to headaches. A... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See PCP and eye doc: May be a virus that has caused sinus pressure which can refer pain to the eyes. Need to get your eye pressure checked too.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See eye doctor: You may have a retinal tear or detachment and need to see an eye doctor for a dilated exam.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
Eat: Eat on paper plate and draw 4 squares. Put food in each square and take 5 minutes to eat each square.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See eye doc: Get baby shampoo and put one drop on your cupped hand and dilute with water. Take your other hand's index finger and stir it around and wipe your lid... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See eye doctor: Sometimes once the virus clears, the immune system still fights and you may need to see an eye doctor to look for infiltrates that may require steroid... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See eye doctor: You may have a serious problem and should go to er . Once all the basic emergency items have been eliminated, you should see an eye doctor and make s... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See eye doctor: There are a few eye causes of headahces such as high eye pressure, inflammation in the eye, and need for glasses. So after seeing your pcp, see an ey... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See eye doc: See your primary doc and make sure you don't have a viral syndrome or autoimmune problem where your immune system is attacking yourself. Then see ey... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See doc: See both your primary care doctor and your eye doctor. The eye doctor needs to check the pressure in your eye and look for angle closure glaucoma whi... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See eye doctor: It may still be there but walled off and no longer draining and may have to be opened again. Use warm compress four times a day for 10 minutes and ma... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See eye doc: Maybe that the eyes are dry and light rays hit a wet spot and others a dry spot and get bent different directions. So see eye doc and in meantime use... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See PCP: I would see your pcp . In the meantime, drink fluids, get plenty of rest, wash your hands often and clean your house, car, cell phone to disinfect.
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
Go to er: With your medical history, you should be evaluated to check for further heart trouble.
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
Try over the counter pressureze nasal mist twice a day. Also try over the counter flonase and allegra. All this helps with dizziness. Also Vision t... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
Best thing to do is rinse your eye out with water. Then get preservative free tears and use them every hour for a couple days and should be fine. An... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
Yes. Vaccine is ok to take and anyone works well.
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
Also consider decreasing dose to 100mg and slowly working way up under the direction of the doctor.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See eye doctor: Numerous reasons, some of which be bad.
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
See your PCP: Could be a neurological issue. Could be shingles before the skin breaks out.
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Testimonials
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Thank you notes
Dec 4, 2013
Dr.Perozek comes to Healthtap with a plethora of skills. He is highly skilled, knowledgable, and truly dedicated in his field of medicine. I recommend him highly for his contributions and commitment
Mar 11, 2013
I refer my patients to Dr Perozek for their eye care. He shares my philosophy of providing state of the art, compassionate care to all of his patients
May 15, 2013
Dr. Perozek provides wealth of information in a very respectful manner. I'm fortunate to be Dr. Perozek's colleague on a HealthTap.
HealthTap member
This was very helpful. Thanks! I've finally decided to take action on my watery eyes and I appreciate your recommendation which I will try. I'll take this course as I await date for appt. I've made w...Read More
HealthTap member
Thanks for your quick reply!..but when I woke up there are looking good,as day passes they are going deep
HealthTap member
Thanks for your quick reply! It was opthalmologist. Also did that scan. All clean! Ty!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Toledo College of Medicine, OH
Graduated 1998MD

Medical/Graduate school

Medical College of Ohio, Cincinnati
Graduated 1998MD

Medical/Graduate school

Notre Dame
Graduated 1994MD

Residency

University of Colorado Hospital Anschutz

Residency

Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center

Awards

Top Doctors, Las Vegas Life Magazine
Thought Leader, Second Place, Las Vegas, NV - Winter
2013
Top Ophthalmologist , First Place, Nevada - Winter
2013

Affiliations

American Academy of Ophthalmology
Summerlin Hospital

Publications

Lasik
PAX 6 Gene Mutations in Ocular Retarded Mice
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