Blepharitis Treatment Dodge City KS

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Donald Eugene Tarwater, DO
(620) 227-1148
2020 Central Ave
Dodge City, KS
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Hlth Sci, Coll Of Osteo Med, Kansas City Mo 64124
Graduation Year: 1979

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Travis Kinderknecht OD
(620) 227-8622
2010 Central Ave
Dodge City, KS
 
Great Plains Vision Llc
(620) 227-8622
2010 Central Ave Ste A
Dodge City, KS
Services
Optometrist

F.Rodney Copeland,O.D.
(620) 227-2471
Dr. F. Rodney Copeland,2405 Central Ave
Dodge City, KS
 
F R Copeland
(620) 227-2471
2405 Central Ave
Dodge City, KS
Services
Optometrist

Lois Kessen OD
(620) 225-6500
100 Military Ave # 102
Dodge City, KS
 
Donald E Tarwater
(620) 227-1371
2020 Central Ave
Dodge City, KS
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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National Vision Inc
(620) 227-5440
1905 N 14th Ave
Dodge City, KS
Services
Optometrist

LoisV. Kessen,O.D.
Vierthaler Kessen Optometry, LLC,208 W Ross Blvd
Dodge City, KS
 
David L Wolf OD PA
(620) 227-3071
2520 N 14th Ave
Dodge City, KS
Services
Optometrist

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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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