Blepharitis Treatment Coralville IA

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James Morgan Coombs, MD
Coralville, IA
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Ophthalmology
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Male
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Medical School: Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med, Salt Lake Cty Ut 84132
Graduation Year: 2002

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William Edwin Scott, MD
(319) 356-2877
200 Hawkins Dr Rm 11290 PFP
Iowa City, IA
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Ophthalmology
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Male
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Medical School: Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med, Iowa City Ia 52242
Graduation Year: 1964

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Dr.Richard Olson
(319) 356-0382
200 Hawkins Dr # C606
Iowa City, IA
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M
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Medical School: Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1991
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Ophthalmologist
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Dr.Thomas Oetting
198 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA
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Medical School: Duke Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1991
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Ophthalmologist
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Hospital: Univ Of Iowa
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Dr.Vinit Mahajan
(319) 356-2864
200 Hawkins Dr # 4802
Iowa City, IA
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Reid Allan Longmuir, MD
Coralville, IA
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Ophthalmology
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Male
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Medical School: Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med, Iowa City Ia 52242
Graduation Year: 2002

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Randy Herbert Kardon, MD
(319) 356-2260
200 Hawkins Dr
Iowa City, IA
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Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med, Iowa City Ia 52242
Graduation Year: 1982

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John Harrison Fingert, MD
200 Hawkins Drive 11128 Pfp
Iowa City, IA
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Ophthalmology
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Male
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Medical School: Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med, Iowa City Ia 52242
Graduation Year: 2000

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Sohan Singh Hayreh, MD
(319) 356-2866
200 Hawkins Dr Dept Opth
Iowa City, IA
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Ophthalmology
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Male
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Medical School: Med Coll, Guru Nanak Dev Univ, Amritsar, Punjab, India
Graduation Year: 1951

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Dr.Michael Wagoner
(319) 356-2864
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA
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M
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Medical School: Baylor Coll Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1978
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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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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