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Dr. Sheila Margolis

Ophthalmology
New York, NY
53 years experience female

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Specialties
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Ophthalmology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

6 Answers
22 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sheila Margolis
53 years experience
Sounds like stye: You can try hot compresses with cotton balls 3 -4 times daily for 20 minutes. In addition, you should see an ophthalmologist who can prescribe some an... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sheila Margolis
53 years experience
Hard mass of eyelid: probably a stye or chalzion which might respond to hot compresses....if not have it examined by eye doctor How long has it been there and does it blee... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sheila Margolis
53 years experience
After one year stye: non treatment of a stye or chalazion with hot compresses unlikely to be effective Probabably material has solidified Try but not expectant success
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sheila Margolis
53 years experience
Insert into rectum: Remove from container and insert into rectum just past the opening....
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sheila Margolis
53 years experience
Allergy of eyelids?: Check to see if your eye makeup is fresh..Especially the mascara and eyeliner..One can get reaction on the eyelid from allergies, old eye makeup, etc.... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Sheila Margolis
53 years experience
Compresses and meds: Hot compresses with cotton balls 3-4 times a day for 20 minutes addition of an antiobiotic anti-inflammatory drop( tobradex (tobramycin and dexametha... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Margolis is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Margolis is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Margolis is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Medical College of Penn
Graduated 1969MD

Medical/Graduate school

Medical College of Pennsylvania, PA
Graduated 1969MD

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