Blepharitis Treatment Kailua Kona HI

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Robert Preston Young, MD
(808) 329-2010
75-167 Hualalai Rd Ste 102
Kailua Kona, HI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tulane Univ Sch Of Med, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1970

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Luis Perez MD
Eye Center Of Hawaii
(808) 887-6046
75-167 Hualalai Rd
Kailua Kona, HI
 
Susan Heidi Senft
(808) 329-3937
75-1028 Henry St
Kailua Kona, HI
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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John M Tsue OD Inc
(808) 329-5253
75-5722 Kuakini Hwy Ste 212
Kailua Kona, HI
Services
Optometrist

Susan H Senft MD
(808) 329-3937
75-1028 Henry St Ste 200
Kailua Kona, HI
Services
Optometrist

Susan Heidi Senft, MD
(808) 329-3937
75-1028 Henry St Ste 200
Kailua Kona, HI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: George Washington Univ Sch Of Med & Hlth Sci, Washington Dc 20037
Graduation Year: 1979

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Susan Senft MD
Island Eye Care
(808) 329-3937
75-1028 Henry St # 200
Kailua Kona, HI
 
Robert Preston Young
(808) 329-2010
75-167 Hualalai Rd
Kailua Kona, HI
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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JulieI. Honda,O.D.
(808) 329-3535
Jay K. Honda, O.D.,75-166 Kalani St Suite 102
Kailua Kona, HI
 
JohnM. Tsue,O.D.
(808) 329-5253
75-5722 Kuakini Hwy Suite 212,Kaukini Tower # 212
Kailu, 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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