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Matthew Taylor Dodds, MD
(307) 237-2511
1421 Wilkins Cir
Casper, WY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med, Seattle Wa 98195
Graduation Year: 1981

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Ram R Peddada, MD
(307) 237-3937
307 S Jackson St
Casper, WY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Maryland
Graduation Year: 1999

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Bruce Johnson OD
(307) 234-6601
601 Se Wyoming Blvd
Casper, WY
 
Dr.Douglas Hodgson
(307) 237-4962
4400 East 2nd Street
Casper, WY
Gender
M
Speciality
Optometrist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
4.8, out of 5 based on 3, reviews.

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Eye Institute Of Wyoming
(307) 235-5384
301 S Fenway St Ste 102
Casper, WY
Services
Optometrist

Ronald Eugene Gibson, MD
(307) 235-4185
1705 E 12th St
Casper, WY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Co Sch Of Med, Denver Co 80262
Graduation Year: 1978

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Jerry Larsen OD
Eye Institute
(307) 266-9988
1940 E 1St St
Casper, WY
 
Ronald Eugene Gibson
(307) 235-4185
1705 E 12th St
Casper, WY
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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C C K L Inc
(307) 265-4324
485 E 2nd St
Casper, WY
Services
Optometrist

Steve Larson OD
(307) 235-0505
204 S Durbin St
Casper, WY
 
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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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