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I'm have sharp pains in my eye from time to time and wanting

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Hi My name is***** have sharp pains in my eye from time to time and wanting to know which type of Doctor should I have to examine me.
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: I also wanted to know what could this be coming from . I work in an office setting on the computer all day. But my pain starts sometimes with a headache the in a couple of minutes my eye is blood shot red. and later the next day or so I get a sharp stabbing pain in my eye....
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.


First, an opthalmologist

This is to rule out conditions such as glaucoma.

You might see your regular doctor for a referral.

It is likely eye strain, but more serious conditions must be ruled out.

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