Blepharitis Treatment Easthampton MA

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Dr.Nancy Balin
(413) 584-6666
269 Locust Street
Northampton, MA
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1980
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Hospital: Cooley Dickinson Hosp, Northampton, Ma
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Bruce Stephen Bleiman, MD
(413) 584-6422
51 Locust St Ste 4
Northampton, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ, Philadelphia Pa 19107
Graduation Year: 1973

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Lauren J Shatz, MD
(305) 579-9973
51 Locust St Ste 4
Northampton, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Jefferson Med Col-Pa
Graduation Year: 1998

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Paul Mintzer, MD
(413) 584-2733
2 Hospital Dr Ste 201
Holyoke, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, San Diego, Sch Of Med, La Jolla Ca 92093
Graduation Year: 1981

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Kevin W Hulseberg, MD
2 Hospital Dr
Holyoke, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Albany Med Coll, Albany Ny 12208
Graduation Year: 1991

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Nancy Balin, MD
(413) 584-6666
269 Locust St
Florence, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19104
Graduation Year: 1980
Hospital
Hospital: Cooley Dickinson Hosp, Northampton, Ma; Mary Lane Hospital, Ware, Ma
Group Practice: Balin Eye & Laser Ctr

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Raymond Edward Hubbe, MD
(413) 584-6422
51 Locust St Ste 4
Northampton, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ma Med Sch, Worcester Ma 01655
Graduation Year: 1988

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Gerald J Halton, MD FACS
37 Lexington Ave
Holyoke, MA
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Cornell
Graduation Year: 1944

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Alfred Hutt, MD
(413) 536-0006
10 Hospital Dr
Holyoke, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Brooklyn, Coll Of Med, Brooklyn Ny 11203
Graduation Year: 1966

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Robert John D'Amato, MD
(413) 536-3010
10 Hospital Dr
Holyoke, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med, Baltimore Md 21205
Graduation Year: 1988

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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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