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Sheldon Zinn, MD
5422 W Thunderbird Rd
Glendale, AZ
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Illinois - Chicago
Graduation Year: 1949

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Mark Frederick Johnson, MD
(623) 583-5083
Arizona Med Clinic 13640 N Plaza Del Rio Blvd
Peoria, AZ
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Harvard Med Sch, Boston Ma 02115
Graduation Year: 1972

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Jerry Burl Wurster, MD
5620 W Thunderbird Rd
Glendale, AZ
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1964

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Robert Jay Rubenzik, MD
(602) 938-0900
6005 W Thunderbird Rd
Glendale, AZ
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Chicago, Pritzker Sch Of Med, Chicago Il 60637
Graduation Year: 1969

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Joseph Lawrence Sippe, MD
(623) 876-3800
13640 N Plaza Del Rio Blvd
Peoria, AZ
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Va Commonwealth Univ, Med Coll Of Va Sch Of Med, Richmond Va 23298
Graduation Year: 1968

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Duane Lee Mitzel, MD
(602) 254-7255
5620 W Thunderbird Rd
Glendale, AZ
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Washington Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63110
Graduation Year: 1977

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Stephen Shuming Hwang, MD
5620 W Thunderbird Rd
Glendale, AZ
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Temple Univ Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19140
Graduation Year: 2000

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Chrysanne Rinderknecht, MD
(623) 977-8341
13340 N 94th Dr
Peoria, AZ
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med, Iowa City Ia 52242
Graduation Year: 1990

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George Ronald Reiss, MD
(623) 878-3939
6677 W Thunderbird Rd Ste F101
Glendale, AZ
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny At Stony Brook Hlth Sci Ctr, Stony Brook Ny 11794
Graduation Year: 1981

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Charles Joseph Hofer, MD
(602) 972-1101
13340 N 94th Dr
Peoria, AZ
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Baylor Coll Of Med, Houston Tx 77030
Graduation Year: 1972

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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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