Doctor Q&A for Dr. Deepak Raja

A male asked:
Dr. Deepak Raja
18 years experience Ophthalmology
See an eye doctor : Could be one of many things. If it's blurry for more than a day, you should probably see someone to make sure it's nothing dangerous.
A female asked:
Dr. Deepak Raja
18 years experience Ophthalmology
Styes: If you have styes, then you likely have have underlying blepharitis (lid inflammation) which is causing your meibomian glands to become occluded and i ... Read More
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Deepak Raja
18 years experience Ophthalmology
Probably not : Probably a skin tag or papilloma. If it hasn't grown, it's probably benign but the only way to know is to remove and send it to pathology just to make ... Read More
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A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Deepak Raja
18 years experience Ophthalmology
???: I'm unsure of the question but if you have a sandy feeling in the eyes, you could have dry eyes or blepharitis. The causes are numerous. You could try ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Deepak Raja
18 years experience Ophthalmology
Possibly dry eyes: It's not going to change your eyesight prescription but it will decrease your blinking rate--by as much as 5 times--and that can lead to a type of dr ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Deepak Raja
18 years experience Ophthalmology
Probably a stye: Difficult to say for sure, especially without a photo, but it sounds like a stye. It occurs when one of the oil glands in your eyelid gets clogged and ... Read More
A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Deepak Raja
18 years experience Ophthalmology
Troubleshooting : See if the double vision persists when you close either eye. If it does, it's a muscle problem more than likely. If it's only in one eye, it's a refra ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Deepak Raja
18 years experience Ophthalmology
See a doc: After being seen by a pediatrician, they may want to send her to an eye doctor. Bacterial conjunctivitis is relatively rare and antibiotic drops are n ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Deepak Raja
18 years experience Ophthalmology
More pigment: Green eyes do tend to have slightly more pigment than blue eyes. From the question, it is difficult to tell if both eyes are turning green or just one ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Deepak Raja
18 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes and maybe. : If those are the cylinder values, then yes you have some mild astigmatism. It doesn't mean you need toric contacts though. Some people do not wear con ... Read More
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