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Blepharitis Treatment Alpena MI

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Robert M Currier, DO
(989) 354-3171
127 Park Pl
Alpena, MI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Chicago Coll Of Osteo Med, Midwestern Univ, Chicago Il 60615
Graduation Year: 1978
Hospital
Hospital: Alpena Gen Hosp, Alpena, Mi
Group Practice: Northern Eye Ophthalmology

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Robert Mark Currier
(989) 354-3171
127 Park Pl
Alpena, MI
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Robert M Currier D O P C
(517) 356-4911
127 Park Pl
Alpena, MI
Services
Optometrist

MichaelHarkins,O.D.
(517) 354-5890
206 Long Rapids Road
Alpena, MI
 
Vision Care Ctr
(989) 356-4231
1035 Us Highway 23 N
Alpena, MI
 
Steven Garant OD
Vision Care Ctr
(989) 356-3937
315 W Chisholm St # A
Alpena, MI
 
Harkins & Karsten
(989) 354-5890
200 E Chisholm St
Alpena, MI
 
Nichols Optical Inc
(989) 356-9096
2368 Us Highway 23 S
Alpena, MI
Services
Optometrist

Darwin D Ristow
(517) 354-8552
2578 Us Highway 23 S
Alpena, MI
Services
Optometrist

StevenG. Garant,O.D.
(989) 356-3937
Thunder Bay Eye Care,1011 W. Washington Ave
Alpena, MI
 
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Blepharitis Eye Disorder Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

Blepharitis means inflammation of the eyelid margins, or edges where the eyelashes grow. This condition is one of the most common causes of eye irritation. Blepharitis can result from bacterial infection, abnormal oil gland secretions, or a combination of both. In bacterial blepharitis, certain bacteria live in the eyelids and cause irritation. Abnormal oil gland secretions result when the eyelid glands that make oil for the normal tear film produce too much oil that is overly thick, also causing eye irritation. Blepharitis is often found in patients whith dry eye syndrome and rosacea. Moderate to severe blepharitis can cause irritation of the conjunctiva and the cornea, as the eyelids rub against the surface of the eyeball.

Symptoms You May Experience:
You may notice eye burning, itching, mild redness, the feeling that something is in the eye, or crusting around the eylashes that is particularly worse upon awakening.

Examination: What Your Eye Doctor Will Look For:
Your eye doctor will examine your eyes with a slit lamp to look for crusting and debris around the base of your eyelashes, as well as clogging of your eyelid oil glands. He or she will look for signs of corneal or conjunctival irritation, as well as signs of dry eye...

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