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Dr.Daryl Kaswinkel
(615) 452-4006
323 Hancock Street
Gallatin, TN
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M
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Ophthalmologist
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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4.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Dr.David Newsom
(615) 824-4073
Ste 8, 107 Imperial Boulevard
Hendersonville, TN
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M
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Deborah J Stewart Ruark, MD
Old Hickory, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Vanderbilt Univ Sch Of Med, Nashville Tn 37232
Graduation Year: 1975

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Fred Kirk Bowles, MD
1670 W Main St
Lebanon, TN
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Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Vanderbilt Univ Sch Of Med, Nashville Tn 37232
Graduation Year: 1992

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William Darryl Schenk, MD
(615) 452-4210
1670 W Main St Ste 100
Lebanon, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med, Omaha Ne 68198
Graduation Year: 1981

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Michael Edward Green, MD
(615) 452-1602
854 Lone Oak Dr
Gallatin, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med, Little Rock Ar 72205
Graduation Year: 1990

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David Newsom, MD
107 Imperial Blvd Ste 8
Hendersonville, TN
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Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Oklahoma
Graduation Year: 1986

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Kerry James Schumacher, MD
(615) 453-1653
1616 W Main St Ste 101
Lebanon, TN
Specialties
Radiology, Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphis Tn 38163
Graduation Year: 1977

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Randolph R Evans, MD
(615) 453-5155
1670 W Main St Ste 100
Lebanon, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Oh State Univ Coll Of Med, Columbus Oh 43210
Graduation Year: 1983

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Yeshawant Paranjape, MD
(615) 889-7983
4733 Andrew Jackson Pkwy
Hermitage, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Bangalore Med Coll, Bangalore Univ, Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Graduation Year: 1963

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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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