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Dr. Raphael A. Castillo, MD

Ophthalmologist

Dr. Raphael A Castillo MD is a top Ophthalmologist in New York, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Raphael A Castillo MD is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Raphael A Castillo MD is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Raphael A Castillo MD is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In New York, NY, Dr. Raphael A Castillo MD is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
Dr. Raphael A. Castillo, MD
  • New York, NY
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My mother's eyes seem cloudy in color. Why?

In a diabetic with an external cloudy eye, I presume you are describing the cornea, the clear part of the eye that lies over the colored part of the eye. Two main reason are high READ MORE
In a diabetic with an external cloudy eye, I presume you are describing the cornea, the clear part of the eye that lies over the colored part of the eye. Two main reason are high arcus senilis which can be caused by age or high cholesterol and appears as a cloudy ring around the edge of the cornea. A second and more likely cause is cataract, which would look cloudy when looking into the cornea through the pupil. Less likely causes are growths over the cornea or more involved parenchymal disease of the cornea which would require a detailed examination...

Dr. Raphael Castillo

What can be the side effect of artificial tear drops?

None, other than initial cloudy vision depending on the thickness of the eyedrops.

Dr. Raphael Castillo