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Dr. Timothy Perozek

Ophthalmology
Las Vegas, NV
23 years experience male

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Las Vegas, NV

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653 N. Town Center Dr., Suite 212, Las Vegas, NV
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Thursday: 8:00pm - 5:00pm
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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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Ophthalmology

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199 Answers
296 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doc: See an ophthalmologist for a complete exam. In the mean time, antidepressants can dry out your eyes. Light rays then hit a wet spot and others a dry... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doc: It is unusual that it would swell again. I would see eye doc and make sure nothing there and then maybe see an allergist. In the meantime, use a war... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See your PCP: Could be a skin cancer or pre skin cancer. Take a photo of it in case it changes. Use a moisturizer and sunblock in the meantime.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See Eye MD: See your eye doc. Take picture of it so if it changes before appointment, you can show the doc. Since it could be a skin cancer, be sure to be seen.... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doctor: Try using artificial tears four times a day because many times the eyes water when they are dry as an overcompensation. If no relief, see eye doctor ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doctor: Try using artificial tears four times a day because many times the eyes water when they are dry as an overcompensation. If no relief, see eye doctor ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See your PCP: Could be a skin cancer or pre skin cancer. Take a photo of it in case it changes. Use a moisturizer and sunblock in the meantime.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doc: See eye doc and let the doc decide best diagnosis and treatment. In the meantime, try diluting baby shampoo with water and cleaning eye lids with you... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doctor: Try using artificial tears four times a day because many times the eyes water when they are dry as an overcompensation. If no relief, see eye doctor ... Read More
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
Yes: Restasis will take 8 weeks to begin to work, so don't evaluate it yet. In the meantime, dilute baby shampoo in your hand with water. Then take your ... Read More
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
SLT: Slt is selective, the the "s" of slt. It is less destructive and can be repeated. Also you can use drops for glaucoma too.
A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doc: See ophthalmologist. May need more steroid drops. There is a syndrome called mucous fishing syndrome where patients remove stringy mucous from their ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
ER or urgent care : Then see eye doctor to get complete exam to look for local signs of inflammation/infection that can help.
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doc: The drops used for glaucoma are pretty remarkable these days in that they lower eye pressure with minimal side effects. The slt laser is also very sa... Read More
A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doc: See eye doc for full exam. It is odd that it happened in both eyes at the same time. It may indicate a problem in the part of the brain that interpr... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doctor: Sometimes it is allergy related and your eye doctor can help you. Try cold compresses. Try getting more sleep. Be hesitant to buy products claiming... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doctor: The eyeball sits in a boney cave which one may call the socket. The eyeball is surrounded by bones on all sides and the back like a scoop of ice crea... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doctor: Try using a hot moist wash cloth soak over your eyes for 10 minutes before bed and when you wake up. Put over the counter eye lubricant ointment in y... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doctor: You may be light sensitive due to low pigment. Be sure to wear sun glasses. Also, dry eyes will make you light sensitive. Use artificial tears to l... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doctor: Would need to know if you see this on your eye when you look in the mirror or when you look at something, you see a black dot on the image you are loo... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doctor: Could be sinus disease too as the eyeball sits in a boney cave whose walls are the ceilings/floors to the sinuses. Use artifical tears to treat the d... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
Possibly: If the blocked tear duct results in tearing down your cheek, you may need surgery. If the blocked tear duct results in infections, you may need surge... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
Probably not: These vitamins are more related to the retina. Be careful with these vitamins because a and e are stored in the liver and can accumulate.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doctor: Many reasons. Could be allergies. Take shower and wash hair before bed so hair product and allergens don't go on your pillow and into your eyes. Wa... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doctor: In addition to going to the er to make sure your breathing is ok, you should see an eye doctor to make sure there is not a corneal chemical burn.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
Need photo: Some eyes look red in photos because the flash from the camera reflects off the retina and gives a red pupil. Some people have low pigmentation to th... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
Also,: Revitalsh also makes a product called revitabrow, specifically indicated for brow.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See Eye MD: If it does not resolve in 4-6 weeks then see the eye doctor or PCP to make sure not a neurological problem. It can be treated with BOTOX if the lid s... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doctor: You may need a steroid based ointment prescription for definitive results. In the meantime, put a drop of baby shampoo on your palm and dilute with w... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doc: While waiting to see eye doc, take dilute baby shampoo and gently wipe your brows. Then put a warm wet wash clothe over the brows foe five minutes. ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doc: While waiting to see eye doc, use warm compresses twice a day.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doctor: See eye doc to figure out source. Possibly you may be a candidate for an eyelid surgery called a blepharoplasty which can make you look more natural... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
Many: Many people are allergic to certain materials in glasses frames.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
Oxygen: Oxygen therapy causes dry eyes, use artificial tears four times a day.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doctor: See your primary doctor and see eye doctor. Eye doctor can check your eye pressure, look for inflammation in your eye and the need for glasses-- all ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doctor: Diabetes is a problem where the high sugars corrode the blood vessels in the eye and cause them to leak blood and protein. Most efforts by eye doctor... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doctor: See eye doctor and look for allergies. May need more sleep. May need cosmetics/make up, may need sugery.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
Yes: You may have a serious problem so i would either go to the hospital or see your regular doctor today.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See pcp: Vitamin a is stored in the body and can be toxic at too high a level. See your pcp and determine if supplementation needed and if so, how much.
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doc: It may be a blocked oil gland called a chalazion. Use a warm moist compress on it for 15 minutes 4 times a day until you see your eye doc who may ha... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doctor: Would need more details. Use artificial tears 4 times a day until you see the eye doctor.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
Something in the eye: Its when something gets in the eye and irritates the eye. The cornea has a lot of nerve endings and is very sensitive and cannot tolerate any foreign... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doctor: Would need to see it. May be allergies. Try over the counter allergy meds. Try shower and wash hair before bed so allergans don't get on pillow and... Read More
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
Possibly: Need to know corneal thickness, cup to disc, visual field results and other information. But 25 is still probably too high.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doctor: When chalazions keeps recurring in same spot, it may represent a cancer but rarely. You need to see an eye doctor.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doctor: May be high eye pressure, inflammation in the eye, abrasion, or sinus disease too.
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doctor: The first thing to try is artificial tears... Not something that says "get the red out". Just plain over the counter artificial tears like freshkoat ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doctor: Make sure you see an eye doctor to make sure you do not have a retinal tear or detachment. The floaters are from the vitreous... The jelly part of ... Read More
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
See eye doctor: You will need to see an oculoplastic specialist. In mi you are lucky, some of the best are there... Look up doctor nesi and dr. Gladstone or their as... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
Ophthalmology 23 years experience
I agree : In the meantime, use a warm compress over the area for 10 minutes four times a day.

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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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