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Dr. Roger Novack

Ophthalmology
Beverly Hills, CA
41 years experience male

Locations

Retina Vitreous Associates Medical Group

Los Angeles, CA

Address

1127 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 1620, Los Angeles, CA
Directions

Practice website

Fax

2134811503

Retina Vitreous Associates Medical Group

Beverly Hills, CA

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Specialties
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Ophthalmology

Ophthalmology - Retinal Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

7 Answers
1 Agree
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roger Novack
Ophthalmology 41 years experience
Scleral ectasia: This could be arcus senilus as mentioned by dr. Fishburn, but a blue/gray color on the white part of the eye may be a scleral ectasia. This is a thinn... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Roger Novack
Ophthalmology 41 years experience
See 2 docs: Although jaundice (yellow eyes from liver disease) may be a factor, sunlight exposure and dry eyes can cause actinic degeneration of the sclera (white... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roger Novack
Ophthalmology 41 years experience
Check eye pressure. : You may have elevated intraocular pressure. (high eye pressure). I'd recommend an evaluation by an ophthalmologist or optometrist today.
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Roger Novack
Ophthalmology 41 years experience
Get evaluated!: You should have a general medical physical exam followed by more specific neurological and ophthalmic exams.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roger Novack
Ophthalmology 41 years experience
? Migraine headache: This could be a headache migraine or an ocular migraine. The latter is usually not associated with pain, however. Migraine headaches can be associated... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roger Novack
Ophthalmology 41 years experience
Eye evaluation: They will get general medical information from you, followed by a more specific ocular history. Vision and eye pressure will be checked followed by a ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Roger Novack
Ophthalmology 41 years experience
Little risk. : Unless he has a urinary tract infection, urine is sterile and essentially poses little risk. I’d gently irrigate his eyes with an artificial tear or e... Read More
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Testimonials
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Recommendations
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Thank you notes
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Novack is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Novack is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
This was very helpful. Thanks! Thanks! I am not sure whether he has UTI since he has a ureter condition, which could cause UTI occasionally . Do you think we can see doctor tomorrow or we need to run ...Read More
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, FL
Graduated 1982MD

Residency

Jules Stein Eye Institute, UCLA

Awards

Assistant Clinical Professor Jules Stein Eye Institute, Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA
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