Blepharitis Treatment Coeur D Alene ID

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Roy Toyama, MD
(208) 667-2531
1814 Lincoln Way
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 1959
Hospital
Hospital: Kootenai Med Ctr, Coeur D Alene, Id
Group Practice: North Idaho Eye Institute

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Donald Edward Chisholm, MD
(414) 258-4390
920 W Ironwood Dr Ste 101
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Wi, Milwaukee Wi 53226
Graduation Year: 1956

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Robert Leonard Mulvihill, MD
(509) 838-2531
700 W Ironwood Dr
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston, Galveston Tx 77550
Graduation Year: 1995

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Dale Justin Stormogipson, MD
(208) 667-2531
1814 Lincoln Way
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Dartmouth Med, Hanover Nh 03755
Graduation Year: 1982

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Mark Allan Kontos, MD
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: St Louis Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63104
Graduation Year: 1984

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David Anton Wold, MD
(208) 667-2531
1814 Lincoln Way
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med, Seattle Wa 98195
Graduation Year: 1968

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Stephen Arthur Moss, MD
(208) 765-5267
1814 Lincoln Way
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wi Med Sch, Madison Wi 53706
Graduation Year: 1970

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Roderick Sidney Kent, MD
(208) 667-2531
1814 Lincoln Way
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: St Louis Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63104
Graduation Year: 1972

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Patrick John Parden, MD
(208) 667-2531
1814 Lincoln Way
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mayo Med Sch, Rochester Mn 55905
Graduation Year: 1978

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Wayne Ellenbecker OD
Ironwood Vision Clinic
(208) 667-2255
1250 W Ironwood Dr # 201
Coeur D Alene, ID
 
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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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