Blepharitis Treatment Grants Pass OR

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Douglas R Merritt, MD
(541) 476-6636
1226 NE 7th St
Grants Pass, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston, Houston Tx 77225
Graduation Year: 1986
Hospital
Hospital: Three Rivers Community Hospita, Grants Pass, Or
Group Practice: Cascade Eye Care Ctr

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Russell Jeffery Leavitt, MD
(541) 476-6636
1226 NE 7th St
Grants Pass, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology, General Practice
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, Irvine, Ca Coll Of Med, Irvine Ca 92717
Graduation Year: 1968
Hospital
Hospital: Three Rivers Community Hospita, Grants Pass, Or; Three Rivers Community Hospita, Grants Pass, Or
Group Practice: Cascade Eye Care Ctr

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Michael Schwartz OD
Jacksonville Vision Clinic
(541) 474-2788
853 Ne A St
Grants Pass, OR
 
Russell Horn OD
Medical Eye Ctr
(541) 476-6302
881 Ne 7Th St
Grants Pass, OR
 
Mark Maffett
(541) 476-6636
1226 Ne 7th St
Grants Pass, OR
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Mark James Maffett, MD
(541) 476-6636
1226 NE 7th St
Grants Pass, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Vanderbilt Univ Sch Of Med, Nashville Tn 37232
Graduation Year: 1990

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Daniel Vidlak OD
Eye Care Group
(541) 476-4545
1022 Nw 6Th St
Grants Pass, OR
 
Kenji Hamada OD
Eye Care Group
(541) 476-4545
1022 Nw 6Th St
Grants Pass, OR
 
Douglas Merritt
(541) 476-6636
1226 Ne 7th St
Grants Pass, OR
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Rodney Derrick Leavitt
(541) 476-6636
1226 Ne 7th St
Grants Pass, OR
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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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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