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Dr. Rodney C. Remington, M.D.

Ophthalmologist

Dr. Rodney Remington is an ophthalmologist practicing in Fresno, CA. Dr. Remington specializes in eye and vision care. As an ophthalmologist, Dr. Remington can practice medicine as well as surgery. Opthalmologists can perform surgeries because they have their medical degrees along with at least eight years of additional training. Dr. Remington can diagnose and treat diseases, perform eye operations and prescribe eye glasses and contacts. Ophthalmologists can also specialize even further in a specific area of eye care.
22 years Experience
Dr. Rodney C. Remington, M.D.
  • Fresno, CA
  • Univ Of British Columbia- Fac Of Med- Vancouver- Bc- Canada
  • Accepting new patients

Can a 3 year old child have glasses?

Yes, it is certainly possible that your three-year-old may need glasses, most commonly for hyperopia. She should see a pediatric ophthalmologist for evaluation. It's not common READ MORE
Yes, it is certainly possible that your three-year-old may need glasses, most commonly for hyperopia. She should see a pediatric ophthalmologist for evaluation. It's not common for a young child to complain of headaches, however -- if the eye exam is otherwise normal, you will probably be referred back to your pediatrician for further evaluation.

What is the reason for constant watering of the eyes?

It’s a common problem as you age and has to do with a loss of normal healthy tear production. Treatment can reduce the watering, but it’s unlikely to go away completely.

My eye looks different because of my astigmatism. Anything I can do?

Astigmatism is an irregularly shaped cornea and is usually fully correctable with glasses. Except in rare and extreme cases, astigmatism has no affect on the appearance of your READ MORE
Astigmatism is an irregularly shaped cornea and is usually fully correctable with glasses. Except in rare and extreme cases, astigmatism has no affect on the appearance of your eye. You may want to see an ophthalmologist if you feel like one appears different than the other, as it's unlikely to be the result of astigmatism.

Why are my eyes sore after contacts?

Most commonly it is the result of either over wearing of the contact lenses, an incorrect fit, or dry eyes. See your eye doctor and they can help you determine which if these is READ MORE
Most commonly it is the result of either over wearing of the contact lenses, an incorrect fit, or dry eyes. See your eye doctor and they can help you determine which if these is the issue and help you correct it.