Blepharitis Treatment Germantown TN

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Steven Thomas Charles, MD
(901) 767-4499
6401 Poplar Ave Ste 190
Memphis, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med, Miami Fl 33101
Graduation Year: 1969
Hospital
Hospital: Baptist Memorial Hosp -Memphi, Memphis, Tn
Group Practice: New Mexico Eye Clinic

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David Aaron Usdan, MD
(901) 685-1886
6005 Park Ave Ste 830B
Memphis, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphis Tn 38163
Graduation Year: 1966
Hospital
Hospital: St Francis Hospital, Memphis, Tn; Baptist Mem Hosp, Memphis, Tn

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Mary Cathleen Schanzer, MD
(901) 683-4600
5350 Poplar Ave Ste 950
Memphis, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston, Houston Tx 77225
Graduation Year: 1981
Hospital
Hospital: St Francis Hospital, Memphis, Tn; Methodist Hospital Of Memphis, Memphis, Tn
Group Practice: Visionamerica Of Memphis

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Harvey Banks Wright Jr, MD
(901) 767-3937
6485 Poplar Ave
Memphis, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med, Jackson Ms 39216
Graduation Year: 1990

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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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Henry Thompson Grizzard, MD
(901) 682-5687
Memphis, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphis Tn 38163
Graduation Year: 1961

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Thomas C Gettelfinger, MD
(901) 767-3937
6485 Poplar Ave
Memphis, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Harvard Med Sch, Boston Ma 02115
Graduation Year: 1966
Hospital
Hospital: Methodist Univ Hosp, Memphis, Tn; Baptist Memorial Hosp -Memphi, Memphis, Tn
Group Practice: Memphis Eye & Cataract Assoc

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Daniel Hunt Wissinger, MD
(901) 761-5544
1203 Ridgeway Rd Ste 201
Memphis, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med, Loma Linda Ca 92350
Graduation Year: 1970

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Kevin Eric Rice, MD
(901) 761-4292
6238 Poplar Ave
Memphis, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med, Loma Linda Ca 92350
Graduation Year: 1992

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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
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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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