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Arthur B Lum, O.D
(253) 859-0942
11120 SE Kent Kangley RD
Kent, WA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Languages
english
Education
Graduation Year: 1950

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Paul N Joos, MD
4011 Talbot Rd S Ste 210
Renton, WA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Creighton Univ Med Sch
Graduation Year: 1973

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Monica B Vuong, MD
Renton, WA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Washington
Graduation Year: 1999

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Craig Michael Young, MD
(253) 631-2929
24020 132nd Ave SE
Kent, WA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med, Portland Or 97201
Graduation Year: 1978

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Peter Gaylord Jones, MD
(425) 255-4250
4011 Talbot Rd S Ste 210
Renton, WA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med, Seattle Wa 98195
Graduation Year: 1981
Hospital
Hospital: Valley Med Ctr, Renton, Wa
Group Practice: Valley Eye & Laser Ctr

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Dennis Bernard Brown, MD
325 Washington Ave S
Kent, WA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Western Ontario, Fac Of Med, London, Ont, Canada
Graduation Year: 1977

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Mikael Christian Monson, MD
(509) 456-0107
4011 Talbot Road South South
Renton, WA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med, Seattle Wa 98195
Graduation Year: 1989

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Howard N Straub, DO
(425) 656-5345
3915 Talbot Rd S Ste 209
Renton, WA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Do, 1975, Univ Health Sciences - Coll Osteopathic
Graduation Year: 2007

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Richard Wilson Lomas, MD
(425) 255-0986
17800 Talbot Rd S
Renton, WA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Case Western Reserve Univ Sch Of Med, Cleveland Oh 44106
Graduation Year: 1957

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Dean Mc Dowell Rockey, MD
(253) 833-3000
1101 Harvey Rd
Auburn, WA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med, Seattle Wa 98195
Graduation Year: 1957

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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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