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Blepharitis Treatment Cranston RI

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Timothy Cavanaugh, MD
1090 Cranston St
Cranston, RI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Dartmouth Med, Hanover Nh 03755
Graduation Year: 1987

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Dr.Salvatore Loporchio
(401) 946-8011
35 Sockanosset Cross Rd # 4
Cranston, RI
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Brown Univ Program In Med
Year of Graduation: 1985
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Hospital: Kent County Memorial Hospital, Warwick, Ri
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
1.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Francis Xavier Figueroa, MD
(401) 942-2626
975 Pontiac Ave
Cranston, RI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tufts Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02111
Graduation Year: 1991

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Joseph Louis Migliori, MD
(401) 943-4684
1150 Reservoir Ave
Cranston, RI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Languages
French, Italian, Spanish
Education
Medical School: Univ Di Bologna, Fac Di Med E Chirurgia, Bologna, Italy
Graduation Year: 1971
Hospital
Hospital: St Joseph Health Services, Providence, Ri
Group Practice: Garden City Medical Park

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Dr.Robert Janigian
(401) 369-7773
120 Dudley St #303
PROVIDENCE, RI
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Brown Univ Program In Med
Year of Graduation: 1988
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Hospital: Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Ri
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Christopher C Way, MD
(401) 942-0210
1150 Reservoir Ave Ste 204
Cranston, RI
Specialties
Ophthalmology, Emergency Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Albany Med Coll, Albany Ny 12208
Graduation Year: 1975
Hospital
Hospital: Miriam Hospital, Providence, Ri

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Salvatore J Loporchio, MD
(401) 946-8011
35 Sockanosset Cross Rd
Cranston, RI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Languages
Italian
Education
Medical School: Brown Univ Program In Med, Providence Ri 02912
Graduation Year: 1985
Hospital
Hospital: Kent County Memorial Hospital, Warwick, Ri; Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Ri
Group Practice: Disease Surgery Of The Retina

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Dr.Francis Figueroa
(401) 942-2626
975 Pontiac Avenue
Cranston, RI
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Tufts Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1991
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 3, reviews.

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Paul Sebastian Musco, MD
(401) 946-6450
725 Reservoir Ave Ste 201
Cranston, RI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med, Washington Dc 20007
Graduation Year: 1982

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Dugald Munro, MD
(401) 437-0500
1525 Wampanoag Trl Ste 105
Riverside, RI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mi Med Sch, Ann Arbor Mi 48109
Graduation Year: 1960

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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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