Blepharitis Treatment Goodlettsville TN

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Daryl Danl Kaswinkel, MD
(615) 859-3937
907 Rivergate Pkwy Ste C2020
Goodlettsville, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphis Tn 38163
Graduation Year: 1992

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James Carlton Loden, MD
(615) 859-3937
907 Rivergate Pkwy Ste C2020
Goodlettsville, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphis Tn 38163
Graduation Year: 1992

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James Edmond Burnes, MD
607 W Due West Ave Ste 115
Madison, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1960

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David Newsom, MD
107 Imperial Blvd Ste 8
Hendersonville, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Oklahoma
Graduation Year: 1986

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James Andrew Bookman, MD
3443 Dickerson Pike
Nashville, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tulane Univ Sch Of Med, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1972

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James C Loden, SURGEON
(615) 859-3937
907 Rivergate Pkwy
Goodlettsville, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 1950

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Chasipy Dionne Singleton, MD
Madison, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Vanderbilt Univ Sch Of Med, Nashville Tn 37232
Graduation Year: 1999

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Leonidas Edwin Rice Jr, MD
(615) 860-7481
607 W Due West Ave Ste 115
Madison, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1979
Hospital
Hospital: Centennial Med Ctr -Park, Nashville, Tn; Baptist Hosp, Nashville, Tn

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Dr.David Newsom
(615) 824-4073
Ste 8, 107 Imperial Boulevard
Hendersonville, TN
Gender
M
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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William M Goodman, MD
(615) 860-1505
3443 Dickerson Pike Ste 240
Nashville, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphis Tn 38163
Graduation Year: 1982

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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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