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When to Seek Medical Care for a Stye
Sometimes, complications may occur from a seemingly innocent problem. Immediately contact an ophthalmologist (a medical doctor who specializes in eye care and surgery) if any of the following problems occur:
Go to an ophthalmologist for any of the above symptoms. If one is unable to be evaluated by an ophthalmologist, go to the hospital's emergency department if experiencing any of the above problems.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 9/16/2015
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