Blepharitis Treatment Brookline MA

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Maryjane McCarron, MD
(617) 770-0011
Brookline, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ohio, Toledo Oh 43699
Graduation Year: 1981

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Laura Anne Teasley, MD
Brookline, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med, Loma Linda Ca 92350
Graduation Year: 2000

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Howard Zvi Marton, MD
141 Clark Rd
Brookline, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: A Einstein Coll Of Med Of Yeshiva Univ, Bronx Ny 10461
Graduation Year: 1969

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Eugenio Marcos Candal, MD
Brookline, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Del Salvador, Fac De Med, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Graduation Year: 1995

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Peter Paul Gudas Jr, MD
(617) 782-0100
1371 Beacon St
Brookline, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tufts Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02111
Graduation Year: 1965

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Robert Aaron Gorn, MD
(617) 731-4375
13 Craig Pl
Brookline, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: New York Univ Sch Of Med, New York Ny 10016
Graduation Year: 1964

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Irving L Pavlo, MD
44 Washington St
Brookline, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Harvard Med Sch
Graduation Year: 1940

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Elliot M Finkelstein, MD
(617) 734-8090
1371 Beacon St Ste 100
Brookline, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Washington Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63110
Graduation Year: 1961

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Toru Nakazawa, MD
(617) 879-9229
99 Pond Ave Apt 521
Brookline, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tohoku Univ.
Graduation Year: 1994

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Joel Arthur Kraut, MD
(617) 734-6222
16 Webster St
Brookline, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians And Surgeons, New York Ny 10032
Graduation Year: 1962

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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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