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Dr. Dan B.
Dr. Dan B., Board Certified Ophthalmologist
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Experience:  Eye surgeon experienced in cataracts, glaucoma, retina & neuro-ophthalmology
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I have a dent in the sclera next to my iris. It feels like

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I have a dent in the sclera next to my iris. It feels like there is something in my eye and has only been this way for about the past two days. I kept checkiing for an eye lash or something, but when I felt it, it is actually dented/has an indentation/ridge.
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. Dan B. replied 3 years ago.

Doctor DanB : Hello and thanks for your question. Are you available to chat?
Doctor DanB : Do you work contact lenses? Do you have allergies or have you been rubbing your eyes? Have you had any surgery or trauma to your eyes?
Dr. Dan B. and other Eye Specialists are ready to help you
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

1) I don't wear contacts

2) I have had intermediate uveitis in the past but no flare up within the last 5 years

3) the only other trauma I can think of is I had a dentist appoint on Wednesday where the assistant blew air into my eye with that air tool thing.

Expert:  Dr. Dan B. replied 3 years ago.
Thank you for your answers to my questions. Please see my answer and let me know if you have any further questions.
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Yes, this answers my question. Thank you so much!

 

Kim

Expert:  Dr. Dan B. replied 3 years ago.
My pleasure. Good luck Kim!