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What kind of doctor specializes in eye movement problems?

What kind of doctor specializes in eye movement problems?

See below: Pediatric ophthalmologists also specialize in eye movement disorders in adults. ...Read more

Dr. Thomas Lenart
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Eye Movement Problem (Definition)

Eye movement problems are clinical findings in which the muscles of the eyes are not entirely functional, resulting in either areas that a person cannot visualize ...Read more


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Can nose infection effect eye movement problem?

Can nose infection effect eye movement problem?

Yes: A serious sinus infection that breaks through the sinus wall (particularly the ethmoid sinus) can result in a serious orbital infection, which not only can affect eye movement, but also may result in blindness. A nose infection or rhinitis or a cold does not affect eye movement, as it is not invading the eye socket. ...Read more

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Left eye pain with movement, problems with hot and cold, migraines, upper lip and nose numbness, left sided face numbness? What causes this?

Left eye pain with movement, problems with hot and cold, migraines, upper lip and nose numbness, left sided face numbness? What causes this?

Max. Sinus disease: You describe dysfunction of the infraorbital nerve. It traverses the roof of the maxillary sinus to innervate the area you describe. Possible causes include tumor or chronic inflammation in maxillary sinus. See ENT specialist or primary care doctor. ...Read more

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I see a circle in my left eye vision this morning. The circle travels following my eye movement. I put lubricant eye drop. It didn't help. ?

I  see a circle in my left eye vision this morning.  The circle travels following my eye movement. I put  lubricant eye drop. It didn't help.  ?

Visual defect: If the sensation of a defect ("circle") in your visual field persists for more than 20 minutes you should see an ophthalmologist. Spots ("floaters") are common, and usually benign, unless numerous and persistent. Large defects than this that are persistent could be a sign of retinal tear or vitreous degeneration. Get it checked. ...Read more

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How to deal with uncontrollable eye movement?

How to deal with uncontrollable eye movement?

See eye doctor: Uncontrollable eye movement could be a sign of serious neurologic disease. See an eye doctor asap. ...Read more

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Involuntary eye movement jerking--causes?

Involuntary eye movement jerking--causes?

Twitch: Benign twitch most common. If involves some of the face, need to see neurologist to rule out more serious disease. ...Read more

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What is the word for involuntary eye movement?

What is the word for involuntary eye movement?

Nystagmus: Most involuntary eye movements fall under the category called nystagmus. There are numerous types, and in most cases the cause is congenital or idiopathic. Some kinds are associated with poor vision, ot other syndromes. ...Read more

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What could cause subtle pain with eye movement and fever ?

What could cause subtle pain with eye movement  and fever ?

The spectrum: Of retro-orbital pain on eye movement can range from the benign to the emergent. Fever would indicate either infection or inflammation. Coupled with eye pain on movement you could have something as non-emergent as sinus infection with peri-orbital inflammation to viral/bacterial induced retro-orbital process. A visit and assessment by your pcp and basic imaging can reveal the answers. ...Read more

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What causes rapid eye movement whilst awake? What is the remedy?

What causes rapid eye movement whilst  awake? What is the remedy?

A number of things: New onset of rapid eye movement.... Nystagmus can be caused by drugs, trauma, a stroke, or even a tumor. You should be evaluated by an ophthalmologist, and you may need evaluation by a neurologist or neuro-ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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