Blepharitis Treatment East Providence RI

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S Deborah Murphy, MD
(401) 431-1119
450 Veterans Memorial Pkwy Ste 504
East Providence, RI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Va Commonwealth Univ, Med Coll Of Va Sch Of Med, Richmond Va 23298
Graduation Year: 1974

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Joseph L Dowling Jr, MD
(401) 272-2020
150 E Manning St
Providence, RI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Languages
Portuguese, Spanish, Chinese
Education
Medical School: Tufts Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02111
Graduation Year: 1950
Hospital
Hospital: Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Ri; Miriam Hospital, Providence, Ri
Group Practice: Rhode Island Eye Institute

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Nickolas P Katsoulakis, MD
Providence, RI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny Upstate Medical University
Graduation Year: 2004

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Michael Andrew Negrey, MD
Providence, RI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ, Philadelphia Pa 19107
Graduation Year: 2000

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Elliot Mark Perlman, MD
(401) 272-2020
150 E Manning St
Providence, RI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Languages
French, Portuguese, Chinese
Education
Medical School: Harvard Med Sch, Boston Ma 02115
Graduation Year: 1973
Hospital
Hospital: St Annes Hospital, Fall River, Ma; Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Ri; Miriam Hospital, Providence, Ri
Group Practice: Rhode Island Eye Institute

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Timothy You, MD
(401) 272-2020
150 E Manning St
Providence, RI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19104
Graduation Year: 1993

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Helen Athineos Schinazi, MD
(401) 421-9433
265 Waterman St
Providence, RI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Fac Of Med, Alexandria Univ, Alexandria, Egypt (915-03 After 1/1971)
Graduation Year: 1960

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Y Jacob Schinazi, MD
(401) 421-9433
265 Waterman St
Providence, RI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Ibrahim Pasha Univ, Fac Of Med, Cairo, Egypt (915-01 After 1/1971)
Graduation Year: 1958

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Dr.Richard Bryan
(401) 369-7773
150 E Manning St # 150
Providence, RI
Gender
M
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Dr.Elliot Perlman
(401) 272-2020
150 E Manning St # 150
Providence, RI
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Harvard Med Sch
Year of Graduation: 1973
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Hospital: St Annes Hospital, Fall River, Ma
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
4.3, out of 5 based on 6, reviews.

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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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