Eye

Ask an eye Doctor and get an answer ASAP

Ask a Doctor,
Get an Answer ASAP!

This morning a thread like dark spot appeared in my eye. it…

Customer Question
This morning a thread...

This morning a thread like dark spot appeared in my eye. it moves when my eyes move. it is like a cobweb or thread. What do you think it is and is it something that I need help with bob Farrell

Doctor's Assistant: Keeping an eye on your eyes' health is important - for most people vision is their most valued sense. Our Expert will help you with which sort of vision doctor you should visit. Please give me a bit more information, so the Opthamologist can help you best.

Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: Eye
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Eye Question
Answered in 11 minutes by:
5/12/2016
Eye Doctor: Dr SH, Certified physician replied 2 years ago
Dr SH
Dr SH, Certified physician
Category: Eye
Satisfied Customers: 8,821
Experience: Doctor of Medicine
Verified

Thank you for your question.

Would you like me to help you out with your concerns?

Please let me know.

Ask Your Own Eye Question
Was this answer helpful?

How JustAnswer works

step-image
Describe your issueThe assistant will guide you
step-image
Chat 1:1 with an eye doctorLicensed Experts are available 24/7
step-image
100% satisfaction guaranteeGet all the answers you need
Ask Dr. Dan B. Your Own Question
Dr. Dan B.
Dr. Dan B.
Dr. Dan B., Board Certified Ophthalmologist
Category: Eye
Satisfied Customers: 3,334
3,334 Satisfied Customers
Experience: Eye surgeon experienced in cataracts, glaucoma, retina & neuro-ophthalmology

Dr. Dan B. is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I feel so much better today, and upon further investigation believe that there is a chance that the responses I got saved me from a serious, even life threatening situation. I am very grateful to the experts who answered me.

Susan O.USA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Dr. Dan B.

Dr. Dan B.

Board Certified Ophthalmologist

3,334 satisfied customers

Eye surgeon experienced in cataracts, glaucoma, retina & neuro-ophthalmology

Dr. Stan

Dr. Stan

Ophthalmologist

905 satisfied customers

Johns Hopkins Fellowship Trained, Certified and Licensed Medical Physician and Surgeon

Dr. Stevens

Dr. Stevens

Ophthalmologist

629 satisfied customers

Board Certified Ophthalmologist

Dr. Susan

Dr. Susan

Ophthalmologist

217 satisfied customers

Board Certified & Fellowship trained eye surgeon.

Dr. JP

Dr. JP

Ophthalmology, Oculoplastic Surgery

28 satisfied customers

Harvard Medical School, Massachussetts Eye and Ear

Dr-Trace

Dr-Trace

Board Certified Ophthalmologist

26 satisfied customers

Board Certified in General Ophthalmology

Dr. Daniel Jewelewicz

Dr. Daniel Jewelewicz

Board Certified Ophthalmologist

11 satisfied customers

Glaucoma Specialist, Associate Professor FAU, Teaching Faculty Bascom Palmer Eye Institute

< Previous | Next >

Related Eye Questions
A few days ago I was seeing blue lights in the corners of my
A few days ago I was seeing blue lights in the corners of my left eye. A couple days later it felt like there was somethin in my eye, I figured it was in my eyelashes and kept trying to "get it out"..… read more
Dr. Nina Lim
Dr. Nina Lim
Doctor of Medicine
1,012 satisfied customers
Ihad my cataracts gone in 2005 ,the last 6 months I feel
ihad my cataracts gone in 2005 ,the last 6 months I feel something is moving around making my left eye blurry would it be the lense they put in moving around … read more
Dr. A.S. Desai
Dr. A.S. Desai
Board certified general ophthalmologist
Master\u0027s Degree
1,574 satisfied customers
A couple of years ago I was having a problem with my right
A couple of years ago I was having a problem with my right eye I believe. I went to the eye doctor and then to a specialist and after all the testing they told me I had CSR which was due to either my … read more
Dr. Longo
Dr. Longo
Optometrist
Doctor of Optometry
42 satisfied customers
I have a blood spot in my eye that looks like like a burst
Hi. I have a blood spot in my eye that looks like like a burst vessel. Yesterday morning it was there when I woke. By the afternoon it wasn't a circle and looked like it had started to disperse. Now. … read more
Dr Uzair
Dr Uzair
FCPS (R) General Surgery
M.B.,B.S. FCPS
3,853 satisfied customers
I have seen floaters in my eyes since childhood but very
I have seen floaters in my eyes since childhood but very few. I am now 45 years old and they seem to be more and more. Is there any remedy for this? I do have slightly high blood pressure if that has … read more
Dr. A.S. Desai
Dr. A.S. Desai
Board certified general ophthalmologist
Master\u0027s Degree
1,574 satisfied customers
Please...trying to find out about a blurry spot in my lower
please...trying to find out about a blurry spot in my lower left eye and the pain I feel when I move my eyes around...this has just happened over the last day or so and I wondered if it would get bett… read more
Dr. A.S. Desai
Dr. A.S. Desai
Board certified general ophthalmologist
Master\u0027s Degree
1,574 satisfied customers
My husband has had the cataracts in his eyes removed about 8
My husband has had the cataracts in his eyes removed about 8 months ago. He occasionally sees a fairly large black spot in one eye. He just got up and told me the black spot is there again. His opthal… read more
Dr. A.S. Desai
Dr. A.S. Desai
Board certified general ophthalmologist
Master\u0027s Degree
1,574 satisfied customers
I have something that looks like some threads or a spider
I have something that looks like some threads or a spider web floating in my eye. It is clearly in my right eyeball, and it is not an object but something that moves around) or flaot around when I tur… read more
Dr. A.S. Desai
Dr. A.S. Desai
Board certified general ophthalmologist
Master\u0027s Degree
1,574 satisfied customers
I have been told by an eye surgeon 'that this lady has very
I have been told by an eye surgeon 'that this lady has very poor vision in the right eye with corrioretinal atrophy involving the posterior pole and a right divergent squint. Unfortunately this eye ha… read more
Dr. A.S. Desai
Dr. A.S. Desai
Board certified general ophthalmologist
Master\u0027s Degree
1,574 satisfied customers
The spider web turned into a dark spot on the outer edge of
The spider web turned into a dark spot on the outer edge of my left eye and it does not go away and there are lots of little tiny specs that float around… read more
eyemd45
eyemd45
44 satisfied customers
Can black spots in your visions be caused by reduced blood
Can black spots in your visions be caused by reduced blood flow in the brain? The black spots in my vision do not drift or move.… read more
jbmd
jbmd
physician
M.D.
130 satisfied customers
I can see something in my right eye, it looks like a black
I can see something in my right eye, it looks like a black thread. If I move my eye it moves, it doesn't stop me from seeing.… read more
Dr. A.S. Desai
Dr. A.S. Desai
Board certified general ophthalmologist
Master\u0027s Degree
1,574 satisfied customers
My father (age 80) is seeing an occaisional "flash of light"
My father (age 80) is seeing an occaisional "flash of light " accross the corner of his left eye.Doesn't occur when eyes are closed.First happened yesterday.He has a pacemaker for further information.… read more
Dr. A.S. Desai
Dr. A.S. Desai
Board certified general ophthalmologist
Master\u0027s Degree
1,574 satisfied customers
How can you tell if you have a partially detached retina..I
How can you tell if you have a partially detached retina..I hit my eye with my thumb by accicent a few days ago.. No pain now, but eye ball was sore in one spot..but I feel something in my vision that… read more
Dr. A.S. Desai
Dr. A.S. Desai
Board certified general ophthalmologist
Master\u0027s Degree
1,574 satisfied customers
I have a bubble-like spot in one eye that began two days
I have a bubble-like spot in one eye that began two days ago. It has a dark outline. When I move my eyes it goes in the direction I'm looking, changes shape,moves around a bit and then seems to disapp… read more
Dr. Dan B.
Dr. Dan B.
Board Certified Ophthalmologist
Doctoral Degree
3,334 satisfied customers
For the past day I have had floaters in my right eye, no
Good morning, For the past day I have had floaters in my right eye, no pain, however noticed black floating spots..not all of the time. Also, some flashes ( only right eye ) I do wear glasses for driv… read more
Dr. A.S. Desai
Dr. A.S. Desai
Board certified general ophthalmologist
Master\u0027s Degree
1,574 satisfied customers
Just 1 hr ago it appears something is in my eye however,
Just 1 hr ago it appears something is in my eye however, nothing. When I move my left eye it moves with eye. It looks like a cobweb. What should I do… read more
Dr. A.S. Desai
Dr. A.S. Desai
Board certified general ophthalmologist
Master\u0027s Degree
1,574 satisfied customers
2 years ago I had cataracts removed. In the last 6 months I
2 years ago I had cataracts removed. In the last 6 months I have what I had presumed were floaters but I am not too sure now as they appear to be like cobwebs and are in my vision every day. Reading i… read more
Dr.S Riaz
Dr.S Riaz
MS, Fellowship Trained
1,490 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x