Blepharitis Treatment Chickasha OK

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John Rathmann Gearhart, MD
(405) 224-8111
2222 W Iowa Ave
Chickasha, OK
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mo, Columbia Sch Of Med, Columbia Mo 65212
Graduation Year: 1974
Hospital
Hospital: Grady Memorial Hospital, Chickasha, Ok
Group Practice: Southern Plains Medical Clinic

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Dr.John Gearhart
(405) 224-8111
2222 West Iowa Avenue
Chickasha, OK
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mo, Columbia Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1974
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Hospital: Grady Memorial Hospital, Chickasha, Ok
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Richard Varley OD
Lewis & Lewis Eye Clinic
(405) 222-1270
508 W Chickasha Ave
Chickasha, OK
 
John R Gearhart
(405) 224-8111
2222 W Iowa Ave
Chickasha, OK
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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WalterPresley Megown,O.D.
(405) 222-2020
MCRAY DENTON VISION CENTER,428 Grand Ave
Chickasha, OK
 
Joshua Trent Powell, MD
2220 W Iowa Ave
Chickasha, OK
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 2001

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John Minnett OD
Mc Ray Denton Vision Ctr
(405) 224-5342
205 W Chickasha Ave # 5
Chickasha, OK
 
Robert Slavin OD
Bethany Eye Care
(405) 247-6412
122 W Broadway St
Anadarko, OK
 
Mcray Denton Vision Center
(405) 222-2020
428 W Grand Ave
Chickasha, OK
Services
Optometrist

JamesG. Roberson,O.D.
(405) 224-5342
619 W. CHICKASHA AVE,P.O. BOX1599
Chickasha, OK
 
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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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