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Dana Mc Dermott OD
Gillette Optometric Clinic
(307) 682-2020
706 W 8Th St
Gillette, WY
 
Michael K Hughes
(307) 686-8199
312 E Lakeway Rd
Gillette, WY
Services
Optometrist

BruceG. Johnson,O.D.
2610 S. Douglas Hwy,Suite 190
Gillette, WY
 
Daryle L Clark
(307) 686-8199
312 E Lakeway Rd
Gillette, WY
Services
Optometrist

CourtneyC. Cobbs,O.D.
(307) 682-7337
202 Ross Avenue
Gillette, WY
 
Robert Mills OD
Lakeway Eye Clinic
(307) 682-2020
706 W 8Th St
Gillette, WY
 
Sarah Lynn Koehn OD
(307) 686-8199
312 E Lakeway Rd
Gillette, WY
Services
Optometrist

SarahL. Koehn,O.D.
Lakeway Eye Clinic,312 E Lakeway Rd
Gillette, WY
 
RogerL. Jordan,O.D.
(307) 682-2020
Gillette Optometric Clinic PC,609 4-J Court
Gillette, WY
 
OticeN. Clements,O.D.
(307) 682-7337
202 Ross Avenue
Gillette, WY
 

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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