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Q A Melgarejo, MD
(304) 366-5010
5 Erwin Ln Ste 1
Fairmont, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Nac De Asuncion, Fac De Cien Med, Asuncion, Paraguay
Graduation Year: 1963

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Anthony D Realini, MD
(501) 686-5150
PO Box 9193
Morgantown, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ No Carolina
Graduation Year: 1993

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Geoffrey Eugene Bradford, MD
(304) 598-6949
PO Box 9193
Morgantown, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Pa State Univ Coll Of Med, Hershey Pa 17033
Graduation Year: 1988

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Jennifer Sivak Callcott, MD
(304) 598-6944
PO Box 9193
Morgantown, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Oh State Univ Coll Of Med, Columbus Oh 43210
Graduation Year: 1996

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Lionel Donald J Chisholm, MD
(304) 598-6926
PO Box 9193
Morgantown, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Toronto, Fac Of Med, Toronto, Ont, Canada
Graduation Year: 1959

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Edgar Clarence Gamponia, MD
(304) 366-7947
1 Physicians Plz Ste 282
Fairmont, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wv Univ Sch Of Med, Morgantown Wv 26506
Graduation Year: 1993
Hospital
Hospital: Fairmont Gen Hosp, Fairmont, Wv
Group Practice: Regional Eye Associates; Regional Eye Associates Inc

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David Allen Faris, MD
(304) 842-8888
2 Chenoweth Dr Ste B
Bridgeport, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wv Univ Sch Of Med, Morgantown Wv 26506
Graduation Year: 1984

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Terry Lynn Schwartz, MD
(304) 598-6925
PO Box 9193
Morgantown, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Wv Univ Sch Of Med, Morgantown Wv 26506
Graduation Year: 1982

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Amos Wesley Wilkinson, MD
(304) 842-2039
PO Box 238
Bridgeport, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wv Univ Sch Of Med, Morgantown Wv 26506
Graduation Year: 1981
Hospital
Hospital: United Hospital Center, Clarksburg, Wv
Group Practice: Bridgeport Eye & Laser Surgery

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Jennifer Tordilla Wadia, MD
Morgantown, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: West Virginia Univ
Graduation Year: 2002

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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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