Blepharitis Treatment El Dorado AR

This page provides relevant content and local businesses that can help with your search for information on Blepharitis Treatment. You will find informative articles about Blepharitis Treatment, including "Blepharitis Eye Disorder Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments". Below you will also find local businesses that may provide the products or services you are looking for. Please scroll down to find the local resources in El Dorado, AR that can help answer your questions about Blepharitis Treatment.

Ivory Amelia Kinslow, MD
(870) 862-4216
310 Thompson Ave
El Dorado, AR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med, Little Rock Ar 72205
Graduation Year: 1989

Data Provided By:
James Landers MD
South Arkansas Eye Clinic
(870) 862-4216
310 Thompson Ave
El Dorado, AR
 
Ivory Amelia Kinslow
(870) 862-4216
310 Thompson Ave
El Dorado, AR
Specialty
Ophthalmology

Data Provided By:
JosephL. Templeton,O.D.
(870) 862-9583
322 West Main
El Dorado, AR
 
Parnell Marc Dr
(870) 862-4278
310 Thompson Ave
El Dorado, AR
 
John Richard Williamson, MD
(870) 862-4216
310 Thompson Ave
El Dorado, AR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med, Little Rock Ar 72205
Graduation Year: 1969
Hospital
Hospital: Medical Center Of Southern Ark, El Dorado, Ar
Group Practice: Optical Dispensary

Data Provided By:
William Landers OD
South Arkansas Eye Clinic
(870) 862-4216
310 Thompson Ave
El Dorado, AR
 
Stephen Sowell Od
(870) 863-0856
2033 N West Ave
El Dorado, AR
 
Tim Norton OD
(870) 862-8069
2730 N West Ave
El Dorado, AR
 
KristinE. Christian,O.D.
(870) 862-4216
South Arkansas Eye Clinic,310 Thompson Ave
El Dorado, AR
 
Data Provided By:

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...

Click here to read the rest of this article from Eyes-and-Vision.com


Copyright 2006-2010 Vision Health