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hello
i ve asked you before about my vistroeus detachment and that i see jelly fish floaters i forget to tell you sometimes i see black dots or i seeem to see one black like im seeing my own pupil
also i ve had work up to see the cause of inflamation in my eye (cbc with dif,westergren esr,ana,rpr,fta-abs,angiotensin converting enzyme,ppd with anergy panel,cxr(pa/lateral),chem7,lyme titers(borreliosis) toxoplasma titers Igg&igm.
all normal which means my uveitis is idiopatic, how long it takes to heal i been on predfort for 5 month

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Remember that vitreous floaters come in all shapes and sizes  and idiopathic uveitis can last for months at a time until total resolution. Tapering doses of steroid eye drops is the treatment regimen.  But be patient and return for all your follow ups  

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DR. KENNETH BERGER

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Any and all questions with regard to ocular ailments, eye diseases as cataracts, glaucoma, macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, etc , eye and visual sympomatology, eyeglasses, contact lenses, low or subnormal vision, pediatric vision conditions,and special and unique ailments will be discussed.

Experience

36 years of clinical experience in opticianry and therapeutic optometry. Still in private practice with special interests in vision conditions, diagnosing and treating ocular ailments, prescibing treatment plans which include medicine, eyeglasses, and contact lenses primarily. Although surgery is not within the realm of my area of expertise, I co-manage many pre and post -op surgical cases which include Lasik and PRK procedures.

Organizations
New Jersey Society of Optometric Physicians American Optometric Association

Education/Credentials
B.A.,1968, Hunter College of the City University of New York B.S.,1970, Pennsylvania College of Optometry O.D.,1973, Pennsylvania College of Optometry Therapeutic Pharmaceutical Administration Certification, New Jersey 1992

Awards and Honors
Clinical Efficiency Award, 1973, Pennsylvaania College of Optometry

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