Blepharitis Treatment Bay Minette AL

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Amy L Prewett, MD
27961U US Highway 98
Daphne, AL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Texas-Houston Med Sch
Graduation Year: 1998

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Joe Adcocck OD
Baldwin Eye Clinic
(251) 621-1211
27900 N Main St # 1
Daphne, AL
 
Horace Linder OD
Baldwin Eye Clinic
(251) 368-8558
212 S Main St
Atmore, AL
 
Stephen Gross OD
Optical World
(251) 368-8767
166 Lindberg Ave
Atmore, AL
 
Wal-mart Stores East Lp
(251) 626-5863
27520 Highway 98
Daphne, AL
Services
Optometrist

Paul Taupeka MD
(251) 621-1211
27900 N Main St # 1
Daphne, AL
 
Yaffa Weaver MD
Vision Partners
(251) 928-1941
27961 Us Highway 98 # 11
Daphne, AL
 
T Jefferson Hicks OD
Wal-Mart Super Ctr
(251) 675-3666
1088 Industrial Pkwy
Saraland, AL
 
Aegis Therapies
(251) 625-8501
9025 Pine Run
Spanish Fort, AL
Services
Optometrist

Baldwin Eye Clinic One Hr Optical Llc
(251) 621-1211
27900 N Main St Ste 1
Daphne, AL
Services
Optometrist

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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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