Dr. Khalid Khan

Ophthalmology
TALLADEGA, AL
56 years experience

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Specialties
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Ophthalmology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

56 Answers
10 Agrees
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Khalid Khan
56 years experience
Cellulitis Preseptal: Preseptal orbital cellulitis requires oral systemic antibiotic , topical antibiotic ointment and hot compresses
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A 46-year-old member asked:
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Breast Reduction: Women with very large breast can suffer from kyphosis due the weight of their breasts and sometimes it requires surgical removal of breast mass to cor... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
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Cataract: Cataract is the most common cause of glare and smokey vision. See an ophthalmologist.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
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Male breast reductio: It is not common to have male breast reduction, I have no usa statistics!
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A 32-year-old member asked:
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Tonsil ;adenoidectom: Tonsillectomy ; adenoidectomy is the surgical removal of tonsils ; adenoids from oral pharynx and nasal pharynx respectively.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
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Small eyes?: Eyes are usually due to the depth of the orbit it is in. Eyes are more or less same size, it is the depth of the orbit it is in. Eyes in a deeper orbi... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
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Blood filter?: Blood filters are usually permanent unless there is a problem.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
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Eye fatigue: Long duration of close work can make eyes feel tiered, you may need a comprehensive eye examination to determine the cause of it.
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A 16-year-old male asked:
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No: The symptoms would not go away without treatment.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
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Heriditory Eczema?: It is possible to have eczema in the children of eczematous parents.
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A 17-year-old male asked:
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Temporal arteritis: Temporal arteritis is one of the causes in this age group if blurred vision is also associated with it.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
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Laser Tonsillectomy?: Tonsillectomy by any technique achieves same results , surgeons use the equipments of their choice.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
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Eye fatigue: Depending upon the cause of tiered eyes you need to avoid the cause of it. Prolonged close work can be helped by taking short breaks in between long h... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
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Culture results: Yes culture results can be affected by antiseptic mouth wash.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
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Nasal congestion: Many causes of nasal congestion at night usually dust mites in the bed and vasomoter instability.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
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Post tonsilectomy pa: Usually pain is less but individual pain tolerance varies.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
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Photophobia ?: There are many causes of photophobia.The most commonly : fair complexion , corneal diseases , iritis, choroiditis and acute glaucoma are some of the... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
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Mestectomies?: Mastectomies performed in the out patient setting is the surgical removal of breast under anesthesia.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
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Possible FB i: Many causes to fb sensation on blinking ie. Conjunctivitis, keratitis, ocular fb, kc sicca etc are some of the common causes. It is necessary to exami... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
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Hyperglycemia: People with fluctuating vision are most likely diabetic unless proven otherwise.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
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Acne scar: Acne scar can be removed by laser treatment.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
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Tonsillitis : Chronic tonsillitis can cause a series of associated complications if not treated.Consult ENT specialist for evaluation and treatment of your conditi... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
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Post nasal drip?: Post nasal drip is sign of chronic sinusitis, please consult an allergy and ENT specialist.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
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Vasomotor instabilit: Cold air rushing thru the nasa passages can irritate the nasal mucosa and reflexly brings about running eyes and nose.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
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Septoplasty: Dns ; sinus surgery can resolve chronic sinusitis and mouth breathing.
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A 53-year-old female asked:
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Temporal arteritis: Temporal arteritis is one of the causes in this age group if blurred vision is also associated with it.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Khalid Khan
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Double Mestectomy?: Women with double mastectomy has both breast removed surgically.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
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Maxillary Sinusitis: You have left maxillary sinusitis which drains out by lying on right side, check with your ENT specialist.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
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Tubes in tonsillecto: Tonsillectomy is performed under general anesthesia and it requires intubation either thru mouth or nose.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
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Residual tonsil : Residual tissue after tonsillectomy is of no consequences most of the time and require no treatment.
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A 19-year-old male asked:
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Hyper pigmentation : This is a genetic entity , use of bleaching face creams may help.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
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Nasal congestion: There are so many causes of nasal congestion , you need to be examined by allergy /ent specialist to investigate and treat the cause of nasal congest... Read More
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A female asked:
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Injury to : Injury to infra orbital branch of trigeminal cranial nerve could cause pain.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
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Peritonitis ?: Peritonitis is the infection of peritoneum which is the inner lining of the abdominal cavity , intestines, bladder , liver , spleen , kidneys , colon ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
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Steroid induced glau: I need to know why you were using zylet? You can get allergic reaction to tobramycin , activation of herpes virus or less likely steroid induced glauc... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
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7th cranial nerve : 7th cranial nerve injury / inflammation may cause such symptoms.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
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Angular conjunctivit: It is a bacterial infection , please go to an ophthalmologist for treatment.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
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Blood clot Legs: Pain , redness, swelling and discoloration of leg are the symptoms and signs of blood clot in leg.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Khalid Khan
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Recovery time: Recovery time is different for individual patients, most of the people recover in six weeks.
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A 66-year-old female asked:
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Very small%: Macular pucker is very rare condition , I have seen only 3 times in thirty nine years of office practice.
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Khalid Khan
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Yes: Contact lenses can get lost in the conjunctival fornix and can be found by careful examination and removed with little effort.
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A 33-year-old male asked:
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Fatigue: Allergies and treatment for allergic rhinitis causes body to feel tiered from exhaustion ; drug's side effects !
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Khalid Khan
56 years experience
Tonsillectomy?: Under general anesthesia the tonsils are excised from their anatomical place in oral pharynx, .
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Khalid Khan
56 years experience
Tonsilectomy ?: Tonsillectomy is surgical removal of tonsils from their place in the throat.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Khalid Khan
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Sinusitis: With sinus infection you can have referred pain in eyes, head, teeth ; even jaws can hurt.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Khalid Khan
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Breast Reduction?: Most of the insurance companies pay for the breast reduction procedure if it cause postural or back problem.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Khalid Khan
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Nephrotic edema: Most common cause of swelling around the eyes in the morning is due to kidney disease from any causes. Get your self checked for the kidney profile.
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Khalid Khan
56 years experience
Many causes: There are many causes of seeing lights in normal eyes ie migraine, pvdetachment, vitreous traction etc. Neuro ophthalmic examination is in order.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
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Acne scars: I don't know of any home remedy but carbon dioxide laser treatment is useful !
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Testimonials
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HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Khan is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Khan is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Thanks for your quick reply! many people I know have been dignosed with macular puckers
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you so much for answering my question.
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Thanks for your quick reply! Have a Dr apt 2morrow with new ENT Thank you so much !

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of the Punjab, Nishtar Medical College, Pakistan
Graduated 1967MD

Awards

Top Doctor, Second Place, Alabama - Spring
2014
Top Ophthalmologist, First Place, Alabama - Spring
2014
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