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Russell Thos Stodd, MD
(808) 877-3984
239 Hoohana St
Kahului, HI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med, Portland Or 97201
Graduation Year: 1959

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Don Gale Griffith, MD
(808) 877-3984
239 E Wakea Ave
Kahului, HI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med, Portland Or 97201
Graduation Year: 1959

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Jivin Gerard Tantisira, MD
(808) 877-3984
239 E Wakea Ave
Kahului, HI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Yale Univ Sch Of Med, New Haven Ct 06510
Graduation Year: 1992

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Bruce R Taylor, MD
(808) 243-6206
80 Mahalani St
Wailuku, HI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wayne State Univ Sch Of Med
Graduation Year: 1981

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Gerald Jacob Barron, MD
(310) 826-3937
Kula, HI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Finch U Of Hs/Chicago Med Sch, North Chicago Il 60664
Graduation Year: 1956

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Don G Griffith, MD
239 E Wakea Ave
Kahului, HI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Oregon
Graduation Year: 1959

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Mitchell Vaughn Brinks, MD
239 E Wakea Ave
Kahului, HI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med, Portland Or 97201
Graduation Year: 1992

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Clifford Paul Rhodes, MD
(808) 242-6464
2180 Main St
Wailuku, HI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: A Einstein Coll Of Med Of Yeshiva Univ, Bronx Ny 10461
Graduation Year: 1976

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Vladimir Svesko, MD
Paia, HI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Zurich, Med Fak, Zurich, Switzerland
Graduation Year: 1975

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Don Griffith MD
Aloha Eye Clinic
(808) 877-3984
239 E Wakea Ave
Kahului, HI
 
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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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