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Denis Patrick Campbell, MD
(303) 861-6624
1056 E 19th Ave Ste B200
Denver, CO
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Va Commonwealth Univ, Med Coll Of Va Sch Of Med, Richmond Va 23298
Graduation Year: 1966

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Arthur Gibson Starr, MD
1601 E 19th Ave Ste 4000
Denver, CO
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: St Louis Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63104
Graduation Year: 1944

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Jerry K Popham, MD
(303) 839-1110
1800 Emerson St Ste 200
Denver, CO
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ South Dakota
Graduation Year: 1985

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Annie Chang, MD
(303) 426-4810
Denver, CO
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Va Sch Of Med, Charlottesville Va 22908
Graduation Year: 1996

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Thomas Andrew Gardner, MD
Denver, CO
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19104
Graduation Year: 1984

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Theodore Curtis, MD
1056 E 19th Ave
Denver, CO
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Penn State Univ/Hershey Med Ctr
Graduation Year: 2000

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Rebecca Ernestine Sands, MD
(303) 860-4470
1056 E 19th Ave
Denver, CO
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Wayne State Univ Sch Of Med, Detroit Mi 48201
Graduation Year: 1993

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F Ryan Prall, MD
Denver, CO
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Indiana Univ
Graduation Year: 2002

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Robert L Kramm, MD
Denver, CO
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Miami
Graduation Year: 2003

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Karl Johnston Fritz, MD
(815) 741-0666
1056 E 19th Ave
Denver, CO
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Languages
Spanish
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Chicago, Pritzker Sch Of Med, Chicago Il 60637
Graduation Year: 1971
Hospital
Hospital: Silver Cross Hosp, Joliet, Il
Group Practice: Eye Technology Institute

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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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