Blepharitis Treatment Germantown TN

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Lawrence Wooten Gordon, MD
(901) 682-1100
O'Ryan Bldg Ste 624B 6005 Park Ave
Memphis, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphis Tn 38163
Graduation Year: 1988
Hospital
Hospital: St Francis Hospital, Memphis, Tn
Group Practice: Mid-South Retina Assocs

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Audrey Whaley Tuberville, MD
(901) 682-4657
5220 Park Ave Ste 200
Memphis, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphis Tn 38163
Graduation Year: 1975
Hospital
Hospital: St Francis Hospital, Memphis, Tn
Group Practice: Mid South Eye Specialists Inc

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Joseph Manson Scott, MD
(901) 767-3937
6485 Poplar Ave
Memphis, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphis Tn 38163
Graduation Year: 1954

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Dr.Steven Charles
(901) 767-4499
6401 Poplar Ave # 190
Memphis, TN
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1969
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Hospital: Baptist Memorial Hosp -Memphi, Memphis, Tn
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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David Magdy Salib, MD
Memphis, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Pa, Philadelphia Pa 19129
Graduation Year: 1998

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Jerre Minor Freeman, MD
(901) 767-3937
6485 Poplar Ave
Memphis, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphis Tn 38163
Graduation Year: 1963
Hospital
Hospital: Methodist Univ Hosp, Memphis, Tn
Group Practice: Memphis Eye & Cataract Assoc

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Richard Ervin Sievers, MD
(901) 682-1100
O'Ryan Bldg 6005 Park Ave Ste 624B
Memphis, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Bowman Gray Sch Of Med Of Wake Forest Univ, Winston-Salem Nc 27157
Graduation Year: 1978
Hospital
Hospital: St Francis Hospital, Memphis, Tn
Group Practice: Mid-South Retina Assocs

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Dr.Vanessa Ngakeng
(317) 844-5530
5350 Poplar Avenue #730
Memphis, TN
Gender
F
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Dr.Kevin Rice
(901) 761-4292
6238 Poplar Avenue
Memphis, TN
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1992
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 3, reviews.

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James F D Freeman, MD
(901) 767-3937
6485 Poplar Ave
Memphis, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphis Tn 38163
Graduation Year: 1990
Hospital
Hospital: Methodist Univ Hosp, Memphis, Tn
Group Practice: Memphis Eye & Cataract Assoc

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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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