Blepharitis Treatment Gardnerville NV

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Michael John Fischer, MD
(702) 882-3515
PO Box 2043
Carson City, NV
Ophthalmology, Emergency Medicine
Medical School: Univ Auto De Guadalajara, Fac De Med, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Graduation Year: 1976
Hospital: Carson Tahoe Hosp, Carson City, Nv
Group Practice: Nevada Eye Foundation

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Thomas Garrido OD
Lake Tahoe Eye Care
(530) 541-2030
2074 Lake Tahoe Blvd # 2
South Lake Tahoe, CA
RichardW. Baumann,O.D.
(702) 782-5129
1532 Highway 395,Box 878
Gardnerville, NV
RobertD. Lyons,O.D.
(775) 329-2300
1687 Hwy 395,Suite #2
Minden, NV
WilliamF. Stone,O.D.
POB 1929
Minden, NV
H Robert Dykes OD
Lake Tahoe Eye Care
(530) 544-2020
854 Emerald Bay Rd # C
South Lake Tahoe, CA
Richard Wessley Baumann
(775) 782-5129
1532 Hwy 395 Ste 10
Gardnerville, NV

NicoleA. Tradup,O.D.
(775) 465-4215
Washoe Tribal Health Center,1559 Watasheamu Road
Gardnerville, NV
Valley Eyecare & Eyewear Gallery
Dr. Somer Lyons
(775) 783-1111
1644 Hwy 395, Unit B-1
Minden, NV
SomerJ. Lyons,O.D.
(775) 783-1111
1687 Hwy 395,# 2
Minden, NV
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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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