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Robert William Hollenhorst Jr, MD
(218) 720-3553
5007 Matterhorn Dr
Duluth, MN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 1974

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Upali Aturaliya, MD
5007 Matterhorn Dr
Duluth, MN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Colombo, Fac Of Med, Colombo, Sri Lanka
Graduation Year: 1959

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Kevin William Treacy, MD
(218) 722-6655
4884 Miller Trunk Hwy
Duluth, MN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 1983
Hospital
Hospital: Cloquet Comm Mem Hosp, Cloquet, Mn; St Lukes Hospital, Duluth, Mn
Group Practice: Austin & Treacy

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Peter Saml Austin, MD
(218) 722-6655
800 Medical Arts Building
Duluth, MN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 1974

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Daniel Nickolas Skorich, MD
(218) 786-3937
400 E 3rd St
Duluth, MN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Dartmouth Med, Hanover Nh 03755
Graduation Year: 1978

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Susan Jane Relf, MD
(218) 720-3553
5007 Matterhorn Dr
Duluth, MN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Mayo Med Sch, Rochester Mn 55905
Graduation Year: 1988
Hospital
Hospital: Miller-Dwan Med Ctr, Duluth, Mn
Group Practice: Duluth Clinic

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Daniel Ludvic Maryland, MD
(218) 722-5871
332 E Central Entrance
Duluth, MN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 1959
Hospital
Hospital: St Lukes Hospital, Duluth, Mn; St Marys Hospital Of Superior, Superior, Wi

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Jeffrey Ross Weis, MD
North Shore Bank Place South
Duluth, MN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 1996

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Sarah Hildegard Elsing, MD
(218) 786-3937
400 E 3rd St
Duluth, MN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Vt Coll Of Med, Burlington Vt 05405
Graduation Year: 1994

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John Edward Power Jr, MD
915 E 1st St
Duluth, MN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Northwestern Univ Med Sch, Chicago Il 60611
Graduation Year: 1947

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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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