Blepharitis Treatment Campbellsville KY

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Dr.Thomas Abell
(270) 789-2023
1800 Old Lebanon Road
Campbellsville, KY
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ky Coll Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1981
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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3.7, out of 5 based on 3, reviews.

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David Paul George, MD
(360) 456-4800
325 West Walnut Chandler Street
Lebanon, KY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med, Portland Or 97201
Graduation Year: 1975

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Paul Taylor OD
Eye Mart
(270) 692-1871
325 W Walnut St # 400
Lebanon, KY
 
Arthur A Haley OD Psc
(270) 469-4393
399 Campbellsville Byp # 116
Campbellsville, KY
 
Leslie N Richardson OD
(270) 465-8596
1320 E Broadway St
Campbellsville, KY
Services
Optometrist

James Renfro Rinne, MD
(270) 465-9237
1886 Old Lebanon Rd
Campbellsville, KY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1984

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Margena Osborne OD
Leithsield Eye Care Ctr
(270) 465-3669
725 Campbellsville Byp
Campbellsville, KY
 
Thomas G Abell
(270) 789-2023
1800 Old Lebanon Rd
Campbellsville, KY
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Eye Institute Of Central Kentucky
(270) 789-2023
1800 Old Lebanon Rd
Campbellsville, KY
Services
Optometrist

Wal-mart Stores East Lp
(270) 789-0734
725 Campbellsville Byp
Campbellsville, KY
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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